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Why Choose Telefilm?

By choosing Telefilm, you will be joining a passionate team that provides concrete support for Canada’s talent and audiovisual industry on a daily basis. Our employees have experience in the audiovisual industry (digital media, television, film, etc.), administration, finance, information technology and other fields. Our new recruits benefit from a comprehensive orientation program that includes thorough briefings and mentoring by a team colleague.

More information: Typical Positions at Telefilm


Telefilm’s role is to invest in promising Canadian content projects and to actively promote Canadian talent and productions nationally and internationally, helping to propel the audiovisual industry to new levels of cultural, industrial and commercial success.

More information: Telefilm’s Corporate Plan


Telefilm is a federal cultural agency reporting to Parliament through the Department of Canadian Heritage. As a Crown corporation, Telefilm is considered a separate employer, distinct from the federal government. We voluntarily participate in the federal government pension plan and employee benefit programs, and we are guided by the policies of the Treasury Board. Telefilm is also governed by the Canada Labour Code and internal management policies.

More information: Telefilm Canada Act