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PRIME TIME IS BACK!

The CMPA’s Prime Time conference is back, and IN PERSON in 2023! Join us at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa, February 1 – 3, for thought leadership, the latest industry trends, our largest-ever market access program, and of course, networking with industry colleagues and leaders.

Join the conversation online at #PT2023. We can’t wait to see you in Ottawa!

 

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CMPA announces Indiescreen Awards nominees

Today, the Canadian Media Producers Association unveiled the nominees for its annual Indiescreen Awards. Nominees for both the Established Producer and the Kevin Tierney Emerging Producer categories were announced during the Playback Film Summit. Winners to be revealed at the Whistler Film Festival on December 2.

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Canada’s indie producers rally behind Bill C-11; urge government to pass Online Streaming Act

The Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) today launched a new advocacy campaign that urges the federal government to update Canada’s outdated broadcasting legislation by passing Bill C-11, the Online Streaming Act.

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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.

Latest press releases

Nov 15, 2022

CMPA announces Indiescreen Awards nominees

Top (L-R): Established Producer Award nominees, Sylvain Corbeil, Damon D’Oliveira, Terry Greenlaw, Jamie Manning, Michael Peterson Bottom (L-R): Kevin Tierney […]

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Oct 24, 2022

Canadian Media Producers Association and Directors Guild reach terms on new CMPA-DGC Standard Agreement

TORONTO, OCTOBER 24, 2022 – Today, the Canadian Media Producers Association and the Directors Guild of Canada jointly announced the […]

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Oct 03, 2022

Lisa Broadfoot appointed Vice-President, Industry and Business Affairs at CMPA

TORONTO, OCTOBER 3, 2022 – The Canadian Media Producers Association today announced the appointment of industry veteran Lisa Broadfoot as Vice-President, […]

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Sep 22, 2022

CMPA lauds federal government's decision to reject flawed CBC licence renewal decision

OTTAWA, SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 – The Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) today commended the Minister of Canadian Heritage, Pablo Rodriquez, […]

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Aug 08, 2022

Canada's independent producers call on Minister Rodriguez to reject CRTC's CBC decision

OTTAWA, August 8, 2022 — On Friday, the Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) submitted a petition to the Minister of Canadian […]

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Aug 04, 2022

CMPA doubles Indiescreen Awards prize money; announces 2022 ceremony to be held at Whistler Film Festival

TORONTO, August 4, 2022 —  The Canadian Media Producers Association today opened applications for the 2022 Indiescreen Awards, announcing that […]

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