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Canada Feature Film Fund

Development Program

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions (313 KB)
Elements of track record (55 KB)
Tool for Determining Eligibility - Development Program
Telefilm Canada's Success Index: List of festivals and events (49 KB)
Template: Budget and Financing Plan (110 KB)
Template: Final Cost Report (58 KB)
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)

Production Program

Frequently Asked Questions (499 KB)
Elements of track record
Standard Production Budget Template (248 KB)
Standard Budget Template for Greenlight Funding (74 KB)
Breakdown of expenditures incurred outside the co-producing countries (37 KB)
NEW! Summary of Feature Film Marketing / Promotional Strategy (65 KB)
List of Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Requirements for Feature Films (33 KB)
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)
Explanation of Cost Report Variances – Template (148 KB)
Exploitation Report (Standard Form) (731 KB)
Short Exploitation Report (Standard Form) (624 KB)
Telefilm Canada's Success Index: List of festivals and events
Development and Other Production Challenges: A Producer's Handbook (313 KB)
Expected market interest levels in the English-language market (295 KB)
Expected market interest levels in the French-language market (295 KB)
Scoring Grid (56 KB)
Creative Evaluation Grid (for international coproductions only)

Marketing Program

Frequently Asked Questions (73 KB)
Template - Budget - Marketing (87 KB)
Template - Final Cost Report - Marketing (119 KB)
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)
Exploitation Report - Distribution (Standard Form) (50 KB)

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

FAQ (49 KB)
List of Designated Partners - Main component (491 KB)
List of Designated Partners - Aboriginal component (157 KB)
List of Designated Partners – OLMC component (81 KB)
Recommendation Letter Template (71 KB)
Standard Production Budget Template (for Micro-Budget) (103 KB)
List of Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Requirements for Feature Films
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)
Audience Performance Report (69 KB)

Theatrical Documentary Program

Telefilm's Standard Budget Format (248 KB)
List of Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Requirements for Feature Films
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)

International Marketing and Festival Participation Program

Template - Budget and Final Costs - International Marketing (69 KB)
Visibility Grid - International Marketing (93 KB)
Affidavit – Final Costs – budgets equal to or less than $250,000 (47 KB)

Industry Promotion

Promotion Program

Frequently-Asked Questions (234 KB)
Affidavit Form for Event/Initiative at Final Costs (60 KB)

Mini-treaties

Template - Final Cost Report - Mini-Treaty TV Development (57 KB)

Canada New Media Fund

Canada New Media Fund - Product Assistance

Exploitation Report (50 KB)