Programs

Francophone Minority

The Francophone Minority Program supports productions which reflect the realities of living in French-language communities outside of Quebec. Funding under this Program is open to Canadian companies located outside of Quebec who produce primarily in French.

As part of the CMF's Convergent Stream, projects funded must include content to be developed and produced for distribution on at least two platforms, one of which must be television.

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How To Apply

Applying for funding is easier than you might think. Carefully follow these steps to submit your application, and if you have any questions, please contact one of our program administrators. 

Deadlines

Francophone Minority Program: Development
(First come, first served)
First Opening DatePremière date d’ouvertureMay 28, 2020
Final Closing DateDate limite finaleJanuary 16, 2021
Francophone Minority Program: Production
(Selective)
First Closing DatePremière date limiteMay 07, 2020
Final Closing DateDate limite finaleSeptember 03, 2020

Submitting Your Application

All new application documents will be available following the launch of our 2020-2021 Guidelines.

 

Production
    Prototyping
      Limited Marketing & Promotion
        Predevelopment
          Development
            Conceptualization
              Versioning
                Export
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                  Questions? Contact your closest funding application office.

                  Documents for Approved Applications

                  If your application has been approved and you have received a Financing Agreement, applicants must visit our Approved Application Documents page to access and download additional materials, including Direct Deposit, Interim Financing, CMF logos and Phase II/Final Cost forms.

                  Documents for Approved Applications

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