Agencies & Broadcasting
Please find attached DOC's letter to Minister Joly with regards to Creative Canada.
DOC has joined a coalition of cultural organizations to urge the government to take swift action to solidify the foundation of our cultural and media ecosystem. Citing growing inequality in the communications industry, the coalition behind the “CONTINUITY – FAIRNESS – SUPPORT” declaration has laid out the foundation that should guide new policy development.
Please read the declaration and add your voice online at Standingforculture.info.
The Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) participated in the Ministry of Canadian Heritage's Consultations on Canadian Content in a Digital World (#DigiCanCon) held during the Fall of 2106. On November 25th, DOC submitted its official response to the Consultations on Canadian Content in a Digital World.
On May 18th, DOC submitted its response to CAVCO Public Notice 2016-01 (Call for Comments: Definitions for Ineligible Genres of Production for the Purpose of the Federal Film or Video Production Tax Credit Programs) and 2016-03 (Call for Comments: Eligible Platforms Which Can Be Used to Meet the "Shown in Canada" Requirement of the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit). Click here to read DOC's official response to these Public Notices.
On July 27, 2015, DOC issued the following Press Release in response to the recently issued Report of the Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications on the future of the CBC. Click here to read the full Press Release.
April 3 2013
DOC writes to Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario, expressing its support of TVO's decision to make the interactive game Pipe Trouble available on its web site. To read more about this issue, click here. DOC also sent a letter to Liz Sandals, Minister of Education for the Province of Ontario to further express support of TVO. To read it, click here.
July 7 2011
The CMPA has successfully negotiated Terms of Trade with Astral, Bell Media, Rogers and Shaw. Click here to read the Terms of Trade.
March 30, 2010
DOC writes to the Saskatechwan government concerning the announced SCN closure. Read more here.
DOC presents on Terms of Trade at the 2008 Doc Summit. To view Danijel Margetic and Andrea Nemtin’s presentation on Terms of Trade at the DOC Summit please click here.