Calls for submission
Opportunity is knocking. Learn about ongoing calls for submission, both within Canada and internationally.
Current calls for submission
Hamilton Film Festival - 2021
Deadline: Aug 16, 2021
DISCOUNT FOR MEMBERS - The 16th annual Hamilton Film Festival is Hamilton's largest and longest running film festivals with roots that go back 20 years. HFF is a Top 100 reviewed festival, out of 10,000 worldwide film festivals.
Scripted Series Lab 2022 - Pacific Screenwriting Program
Deadline: Aug 22, 2021
The PSP is accepting applications for the upcoming 2022 Scripted Series Lab! The 15 week intensive full-time program is designed to give emerging local TV writers hands-on writers' room experience and industry exposure.
Pacific Screenwriting Program Story Department Internship Program - 2021
Deadline: Dec 31, 2021
The PSP can provide funding toward a writer’s paid story room internship in keeping with their mandate to support the development of professional writers who are committed to careers in writing for television.
Past calls for submission
Knowledge Network request for proposals from IBPOC documentary producers
Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Knowledge Network has announced a request for development proposals from British Columbia’s Indigenous, Black, and People of Colour (IBPOC) documentary producers. Knowledge Network is looking for development proposals on arts, culture, history and social issues documentaries.
Canadian Creative Accelerator - Fall 2021
Deadline: Jul 18, 2021
The Canadian Creative Accelerator (CCA) is an initiative of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service at the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles and the Consulate General of Canada in New York. The initiative aims to increase the scope and global reach of Canadian television, film, music, and new media productions.
Screen & Story Film Festival - 2021
Deadline: Jul 11, 2021
Following a highly successful inaugural online edition last year, which featured 21 shorts from 10 different countries, the Screen & Story Film Festival is now expanding to a 10-day programme, to be held virtually from 15 to 25 September 2021.
Torino Short Film Market - 2021
Deadline: Jun 30, 2021
Organized the by Italian Short Film Center within Torino Film Industry, the 2020 edition participation reached 700 accreditation holders (half from Italy), from 64 countries, and close to 800 short films from 93 countries screened in the Video Library.
International Financing Forum (IFF) - 2021
Deadline: Jun 10, 2021
iff is Ontario Creates’ feature film co-financing and co-production event during the Toronto International Film Festival for independent producers and industry executives developing and financing English language projects for the world market. Selected international and Canadian producers are brought together with international sales agents, US distributors, equity financiers, agents and executive producers for brokered meetings and exclusive networking opportunities.
Annecy 2021 - Virtual Canadian Pavilion
Deadline: May 30, 2021
To assist Canadian companies that wish to partake in the worlds foremost showcase for animation content, Telefilm Canada is organizing a Virtual Canada Pavilion and providing companies with a 50% discount on one accreditation.