Canadian Media Producers Association

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Who we are

The Canadian Media Producers Association is Canada’s trade association for independent producers. We represent hundreds of companies engaged in the development, production and distribution of English-language content for TV, feature film and digital media channels. Learn more about us.

What’s new?

Pre‐Sale Pitch Sessions in Los Angeles

Up to ten (10) established Canadian independent producers with strong television and feature film proposals (including sizzle reels, if possible) will be invited to pitch to senior Development Executives from major US broadcast and cable networks, and streaming services during a three day session held between August  21 – 23 in Los Angeles.


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2018-2019 mentorship initiatives launched


We are pleased to announce the launch of our 2018-2019 mentorship initiatives. Seven programs are open for applications.


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Indiescreen Winter 2018

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Latest press releases

Apr 03, 2018

CMPA welcomes Catherine Tait as new President and CEO of CBC/Radio Canada

OTTAWA, April 3, 2018 – The Canadian Media Producers Association today welcomed Minister Joly’s announcement of the appointment of Catherine Tait […]

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Mar 09, 2018

Production of feature film Maudie paints a picture of economic success

OTTAWA, March 9, 2018—A new CMPA study, released in advance of the Canadian Screen Awards, illustrates the remarkable economic activity […]

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Mar 08, 2018

Canadian Creative Industries release new Code of Conduct

TORONTO, March 8, 2018—A new Canadian Creative Industries Code of Conduct has been adopted to help prevent and respond to harassment including […]

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Feb 27, 2018

CMPA welcomes federal budget that invests in Canadian content

OTTAWA, February 27, 2018—The Canadian Media Producers Association applauded measures included in today’s federal budget to maintain funding for the […]

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Feb 01, 2018

Canada’s screen content production sector continues to drive impressive economic growth

OTTAWA, February 1, 2018—According to the latest figures released today in Profile 2017: An Economic Report on the Screen-Based Media Production […]

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Jan 26, 2018

The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, returns to Prime Time 2018

OTTAWA, January 26, 2018—The Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) today announced that the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, […]

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