Calls for submission
Opportunity is knocking. Learn about ongoing calls for submission, both within Canada and internationally.
Current calls for submission
Prime Time Throwdown: Best Innovation in Audience Building
Dec 17, 2018
The CMPA welcomes Canadian producers to compete for $10,000 in in-kind services supplied by Innovate By Day toward the marketing of their feature film, documentary or series project (digital or linear).
Junior Entertainment Talent Slate
Dec 20, 2018
The 3rd JETS, Junior Entertainment Talent Slate, is currently accepting applications for its 2019 edition.
TIFF Writers’ Studio
Jan 04, 2019
TIFF Writers’ Studio offers a unique opportunity for Canadian screenwriters to develop their projects, and to build their understanding of the industry. Since 2012, TIFF Studio has annually provided up to 12 local practitioners with a programme of workshops on key topics and trends, guided by Canadian and international experts.
Past calls for submission
TIFF–CBC Films Screenwriter Award
Dec 05, 2018
The TIFF–CBC Films Screenwriter Award will provide $15,000 to a Canadian writer of an outstanding feature-film screenplay, supporting them to develop their project. The Award is open to experienced screenwriters who are female, or who are Indigenous, or who belong to a visible minority, or who identify as having a disability.
Producers Without Borders 2019
Nov 26, 2018
Applications for Producers without Borders, Telefilm Canada’s Visitor Programme at the Berlinale Co-Production Market, are open to Canadian producers present in Berlin with at least one feature film project in development and with no previous experience in coproduction.
Creative Export Canada
Nov 16, 2018
Creative Export Canada offers annual funding for projects that help our creative industries reach more people around the world.
Every day, more and more creative content is made available. Canadian creators and entrepreneurs are eager to stand out and have their works discovered by consumers everywhere.
The CAFTCAD Awards
Nov 16, 2018
CAFTCAD have created a new Canada-wide Costume Arts and Design Awards to be hosted in Toronto on Sunday February 10, 2019. The eligibility period is from December 1, 2017 to December 1, 2018 and is open to a list of 15 categories.
The Music Video Production Project (MVP Project)
Nov 01, 2018
The Music Video Production Project (or MVP Project) was established to support and promote the intersection of emerging Canadian Recording Artists and Filmmakers through Music Video Production Grants valued between $5,000 and $15,000.
South by Southwest 2019
Oct 18, 2018
Since 1987, South by Southwest (SXSW) has produced the internationally recognized Music and Media Conference & Festival.