Other Links

 

AWARDS

Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television

Genie Awards

Gemini Awards

 

FUNDING

The Canadian Television Fund (CTF)

Telefilm Canada

Canadian International Development Agency

Canada Council for the Arts

National Film Board

Canadian Audiovisual Certification Office (CAVCO)
The Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit

Rogers Documentary Fund

Rogers Telefund

Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund

Bravo!FACT

Shaw Rocket Fund (for children's programming)

 

FESTIVALS

Canada:

Hot Docs

Planet in Focus

ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival

Atlantic Film Festival

Dawson City International Short Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival

WNDX: Winnipeg's Festival of Film and Video Art

Media City Film Festival

International:

Kids for Kids Festival

 

Online:

Shorts Nonstop

 

BROADCASTERS

Analogue:

Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN)

CBC

Citytv

Corus Television

The Comedy Network

Country Music Television

CPAC

CTS

CTV

Discovery Channel

E!

The Family Network

Food Network

Global TV

Home & Garden Television (HGTV)

Joy TV

MTV

The Outdoor Life Network

The Score

Treehouse TV

TSN

Vision

YTV

W Network

Digital:

The Documentary Channel

One - the Body, Mind and Spirit Channel

The Biography Channel

Fashion Television

i channel

Book Television

Bravo!Canada

Mystery Channel

Independent Film Channel

 

Provincial:

Knowledge (B.C.)

SCN (Saskatchewan)

Access Television (Alberta)

TFO (Ontario)

TVO (Ontario)

Télé-Québec (Québec)

French Language:

Service Radio-Canada

TVA

TQS

RDS

TV5

Canal Savoir

Canal Vie

 

TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Canadian Film Centre

Canadian Screen Training Centre (CSTC)

Summer Institute of Film and Television (SIFT) (by CSTC)

Institute National de l'Image et du Son

National Apprenticeship Training Program (by ACCT)

IndieAccess

 

INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRY INFORMATION

International Documentary Association (IDA)

Sundance Documentary Film Program

DFGdocs: The British Documentary Website

Channel 4 producers' guide

BBC producers' guide

European Documentary Network (EDN) Publishes the EDN TV-Guide of European Broadcasters

DOCOS.COM

 

NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

Canadian Film and Television Producers Association

Directors Guild of Canada

Writers Guild of Canada

Canadian Association of Broadcasters

Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre

Visual Researchers’ Society of Canada

 

REGIONAL AND LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS AND CO-OPS

Yukon:

Yukon Film & Sound Commission

Yukon Film Society

Northern Film and Video Industry Association

Klondike Institute of Art and Culture (KIAC)

Snow Shoot Productions

Northwest Territories:

Western Arctic Moving Pictures Film and Video Co-op (WAMP)

Nunavut:

Nunavut Film

British Columbia:

British Columbia Film

British Columbia Arts Council

BC Institute of Film Professionals

British Columbia Film Commission

CineVic Society of Independent Filmmakers

Cineworks

MediaNet

Motion Picture Production Industry Association of British Columbia

Pacific Cinémathèque

Shuswap Film Society

Society for Disability Arts and Culture

Vancouver International Film Centre

Women in Film and Television (Vancouver)

VIVO Media Arts Centre

Independent Community Television Cooperative (ICTV)

Moving Images Distribution

Alberta:

Alberta Motion Picture Industries Association

Alberta Foundation for the Arts

Alberta Film

Alberta Motion Picture Industries Association

Banff Centre for the Arts

Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers

Creative Women Workshops Association

Film and Video Arts Society Alberta (FAVA)

Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers

Saskatchewan:

Saskatchewan Film Development Corporation (SaskFilm)

Saskatchewan Arts Board

Saskatchewan Filmpool Cooperative

Saskatchewan Motion Picture Association (SMPIA)

Manitoba:

Manitoba Film

Manitoba Film Network

Manitoba Arts Council

Video Pool Media Arts Centre

The Winnipeg Film Group

On Screen Manitoba

Ontario:

Ontario Media Development Corporation

Ontario Arts Council

Ontario Association of Broadcasters

Toronto Arts Council

Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Arts (ACTRA) Toronto Performers

Charles Street Video

Ed Video Media Arts Centre

Independent Filmmakers Co-operative of Ottawa

Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT)

Ottawa Film Society

Space Kids Productions

The Factory: Hamilton Media Arts Centre

Toronto Animated Image Society

Women in Film and Television (Toronto)

Trinity Square Video

V-Tape

SAW Video

YYZ Artists' Outlet

Quebec:

Association des producteurs des films et de télévision du Québec

SODEC

Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec

Alliance québécoise des techniciens de l'image et du son (AQTIS)

Cinémathèque québécoise

Films Du 3 Mars

Quebec Film & Television Council

Spirafilm

Productions Réalisations Indépendantes de Montréal (PRIM)

Les Films de l'Autre

Main Film

OBORO

Vidéographe

La Bande vidéo

Vidéo Femmes

Centre de production DAÏMON

Women in Film and Television (Montreal)

New Brunswick:

New Brunswick Film Co-op

New Brunswick Arts Board

Nova Scotia:

Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative

Film Nova Scotia

Centre for Art Tapes

 

Prince Edward Island:

Island Media Arts Co-op (IMAC)

Prince Edward Island Council for the Arts

Newfoundland:

Newfoundland & Labrador Film Development Corporation

Newfoundland Independent Filmmakers Cooperative

Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council

 

 

ADVOCACY

Advocacy Organizations:

Friends of Canadian Broadcasting

Canadian Conference of the Arts

Government Departments and Agencies:

Heritage Canada

Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)

Parliamentary Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage

Legislation:

Broadcasting Act

Canada Council for the Arts Act

Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission Act

Copyright Act

National Film Act

Telefilm Canada Act

 

PRODUCERS' RESOURCES

Interim Financing:

Guide to Financial Services for film in Canada compiled by Playback Magazine

Rogers Telefund

Errors and Omissions:

Jones Brown Insurance

Prime Insurance Agency Inc.

 

 

CINEMATOGRAPHY/VIDEOGRAPHY RESOURCES

Canadian Society of Cinematographers

Super-8 Camera Guide

 

EDITING RESOURCES

Canadian Cinema Editors (CCE)

Final Cut Pro User Group Toronto

Avid Toronto User Group

 

MUSIC RESOURCES

Licensemusic.com

Guild of Canadian Film Composers

 

PUBLICATIONS

Magazines and Journals:

Playback

POV

Broadcaster Magazine

Montage (Directors Guild of Canada)

Canadian Journal of Film Studies

Real Screen

Blogs:

All these Wonderful Things by AJ Schack

Doc It Out by Agnes Varnum

The Documentary Blog by Jay Cheel and Sean Dwyer