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?

Need to Know – The Global OTT Marketplace


Join international OTT content/licensing expert Wendy Bernfeld of Rights Stuff BV for the return of our member exclusive Need to Know sessions!


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CMPA survey – Kids and animation content


The CMPA, along with the AQPM, CMF, Shaw Rocket Fund and the Youth Media Alliance, has partnered with Nordicity to undertake important research on the current state of the kids and animation production sector in Canada.


Extended deadline: June 22, 2018


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Indiescreen Winter 2018


Your definitive guide to the phenomenal content created by Canada’s independent media producers.


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Latest press releases

Jun 05, 2018

Canadian Media Producers Association welcomes advisory panel for upcoming review of Broadcasting and Telecommunications Acts

The Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) today issued the following statement on behalf of its President and CEO, Reynolds Mastin: […]

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May 31, 2018

CMPA welcomes CRTC’s vision for a modern broadcasting system in the new digital era

OTTAWA, May 31, 2018 – The CMPA congratulates the CRTC on the release of its in-depth report on the Future of Programming […]

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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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