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Application Dates

Canada Feature Film Fund

Development Program

QUALIFYING ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS IS OCTOBER 14, 2016 AT 11:59pm EST.

Applicants may submit their project or portfolio of projects at any time during the Program's opening period. Applications must be submitted via eTelefilm

May 18, 2016 - Opening date for the Development program for qualifying eligible Applicants. - Closing date will be October 14, 2016
Region(s) : Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s) : French, English

October 31, 2016 - Opening date for the Development program for selective balancing round of funding. - Closing date will be November 15, 2016
Region(s) : Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s) : French, English


Production Program

Using eTelefilm:

  • Applications to the Production program must be submitted via eTelefilm.
  • The use of  eTelefilm is also mandatory for the submission of all required documentation  during the application process. If you do not yet have an eTelefilm account, please register at:  www.telefilm.ca/en/extranet.
     

Opening Date: March 1st until May 2nd, 2016 - Projects with budgets of less than $2.5M (English and French-language markets): Applications may be submitted for projects with budgets of less than $2.5M in both the French and English-language markets. 
Region(s): Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s): French, English


Marketing Program

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.


Micro-Budget Production Program: Funding of micro-budget projects from emerging filmmakers

The Micro-Budget Production Program is currently closed for submissions.

Applicants who have received an invitation letter to apply must do so between May 16, 2016 and June 15, 2016. For further information regarding the submission of an application, please refer to your invitation letter and the Program Guidelines.


Theatrical Documentary Program

Applications may be submitted as of October 1, 2015. The program deadline is October 23, 2015 for both French and English-language projects.

October 23, 2015 - Deadline for the Theatrical Documentary Program
Region(s) : Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s) : French, English


International Marketing and Festival Participation Program

June 14, 2013 - Applicants must submit their completed applications at least 3 weeks prior to the opening day of the festival for which participation support is being requested.
Region(s) : Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s) : French, English


Industry Promotion

Promotion Program

November 30, 2016 - Closing date for the Promotion Program
Region(s) : Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, West
Language(s) : French, English