About the CMF
We champion the creation and promotion of successful, innovative Canadian content and software applications for current and emerging digital platforms through financial support and industry research.
Message from the Chair
"The CMF is proud to place Canadian creativity at the centre of the international digital stage..."
Message from the President and CEO
"The CMF welcomed 2010 with an outstanding inaugural slate of programs that firmly positioned it at the forefront of Canada’s digital economy strategy."
CMF-funded content continues to connect with audiences, both at home and abroad, and to garner industry-wide recognition at major awards ceremonies.
Awards and Prizes
- 90CMF-funded projects
- 17Canadian competitions
- 6international competitions
International sales45 countries and regions
CMF-funded projects were sold into 45 countries and regions in 2010-2011, spanning all continents.
Audience Results27 CMF-funded programs
achieved audiences of over1 MILLION
viewers on average
In 2010-2011, the CMF was able to provide over $337 million in financial support to the Canadian television and digital media production industry. This investment in turn triggered over $1 billion in activity in Canada's creative economy.
42 innovative production projects were selected, and received $21.3 million in funding.
Convergent Stream452 convergent projects
The CMF provided $288.3 M in funding for the production of over 450 convergent projects, generating almost 2,500 hours of new content.
Program Administration89% more applications
The CMF Program Administrator/Telefilm Canada received a total of 1,876 applications, an increase of 89% from the previous year.