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Marketing Program

The Canada Feature Film Fund’s Marketing Program is available to distribution and production companies looking for marketing and distribution support for their feature film projects.

The Program funds marketing activities aimed at increasing theatrical accessibility and enhancing opportunities for audience access via digital distribution and multiple viewing platforms, which is in line with Telefilm’s goal of expanding the reach of Canadian productions and talent, both nationally and internationally.

Main changes to the 2014-2015 program:

The performance envelopes are no longer available and have been replaced by a fully selective process.

To better understand the program and how to apply, you can download the Guidelines available on this page. The document contains information on:

  • Applicant eligibility
  • Eligible expenses
  • Financing


Atlantic Region Vanessa Manco
Quebec Isabelle Picard and Carmela Sciortino
Ontario and Nunavut Vanessa Manco
Western Region Jennifer Porter

See offices contact information


Guidelines applicable as of April 24, 2014 for the Marketing Program

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2013-2014 Marketing Program

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Business Policies

Consult the business policies related to Canada Feature Film Fund


2014-2015 Marketing Program Application

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Declaration of email address

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Affidavit - Canadian Content

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Declaration of Canadian Status of Corporation and Corporate Information

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Application Dates

The Marketing Program is currently open. See section 8.2 of the Guidelines (When to apply). Applicants must send the application form to their regional office (to the attention of the Project Coordinator), together with the Telefilm standard budget and all required documentation.

Useful Tools

Frequently Asked Questions

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Template - Budget - Marketing

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Template - Final Cost Report - Marketing

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Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000

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Exploitation Report - Distribution (Standard Form)

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