The deadline to submit your statement of interest is February 5, 2021

Application process

Applications are only accepted via the form on this page. The panel discussion is open to all those interested, however, the opportunity to participate in the pitch meetings are only open to CMPA members in good standing who meet the below eligiblity criteria.

Selection criteria

Applications will be assessed using the following criteria:

A total of up to 15  Canadian producers will be invited to participate in the pitch meetings. Applicants must have a project or projects in development that is suitable for a Canada – Germany co-production.

Selection process

A Selection Committee will choose up to 15 CMPA members. Producers selected for the delegation will be notified by February 12.


Susanne Vaas
Vice-President, Corporate & International Affairs
1-613-688-0950 /
1-800-686-7440 ext. 337

Sarolta Csete
Director, Development & Corporate Affairs
1-613-688-0952 /
1-800-686-7440 ext. 338

Canada – Germany Audiovisual Business Development Days

The Embassy of Canada in Germany (Trade Commissioner Service), in partnership with the CMPA, invites producers for a series of events aimed at facilitating market intelligence gathering and business partnership opportunities through virtual events. The programming will consist of a panel discussion presenting Canada-Germany co-production case studies focusing on animation, feature film, and documentary as well as a series of pitch meetings.

The panel discussion will be open to all interested parties.

The pitch meetings are reserved for companies with a project or projects in development that would be suitable for a Canada – Germany co-production.

Dates and location

  • March 1 – Panel discussion
  • March 8 – Pitch meetings

Both events will take place online.