The mandate of the Canada Media Fund (CMF) is to champion the creation of successful, innovative Canadian content and software applications for current and emerging digital platforms through financial support and industry research.
The Canada Media Fund is a not-for-profit corporation that supports content creation for television and other digital platforms. This year, the CMF will deliver $371M in funding.
Through the Experimental Stream, the CMF will encourage the development of leading-edge, interactive, digital media content and software applications.
Through the Convergent Stream, the CMF will support the creation of innovative, convergent television and digital media content for consumption by Canadians anytime, anywhere.
The Convergent Stream has several programs and incentives:
- Development Program
- Performance Envelope Program
- Francophone Minority Program
- Aboriginal Program
- English Production Incentive
- Diverse Languages Program
- English POV Program
- Versioning Program
- Convergent Digital Media Incentive