Export Programs

The CMF's Export Programs are an important tool designed to increase the reach of Canadian producers and distributors in order to secure larger, international audiences for content in a global market.

CMF-Quebecor Fund Export Assistance Program Pilot Partnership

The CMF-Quebecor Fund Export Assistance Program Pilot Partnership is a collaboration between the CMF and the Quebecor Fund's Export Assistance Program ("EXAP") to fund Export initiatives of audiovisual content  intended for foreign markets by Quebec-based producers.

The Partnership strives to promote content development for international markets, increase the volume of exports, accelerate implementation of projects for export by creating a leverage effect, and increase both the reach and the revenue earned by productions from Quebec-based producers through international sales and export.


2017-18 CMF-Quebecor Fund Export Assistance Program Pilot Partnership Guidelines


(Selective process)
Closing Date: February 15, 2018


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Export Pilot Program

The Export Pilot Program strives to help fund Development activities for Television projects intended for international markets. The Program focusses on acquiring pre-sale financing from foreign broadcasters, online streaming services, distributors and sales agents during the Development period of a Television project’s lifecycle.

Guidelines & References

2017-18 Export Pilot Program Guidelines
Appendix A: Definitions and Essential Requirements
Appendix B: Business Policies


First come, first served
Opening Date: January 23, 2018
Closing Date: March 6, 2018

Download Supporting Documents

List of Required Documents
Budget: Development TV
Directors and Shareholders Form


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