The deadline to submit your application is February 3, 2023, 8:00 pm ET / 5:00 pm PT.

Application process

Applications are only accepted via the form on this page.

Target participants

Established producers who have experience with international co-productions and/or with producing a scripted series domestically. Emerging producers with producer credits on web series are also welcome to apply.

Eligibility criteria
  • Must be CMPA members in good standing

Note: Producers who submitted an application to Telefilm Canada to the Canada – France Series Lab are eligible to apply.

Selection process

A Selection Committee will choose up to 15 producers to benefit from financial assistance of up to $1,600 per person The CMPA will open up virtual preparatory sessions and networking opportunities on site to interested members on a first come first served basis.


Preparatory sessions will be offered virtually.


Lille, France

  • Deadline: February 3, 2023
  • Notification: by February 17, 2023
  • Preparatory virtual sessions: TBD
  • Activities: March 21-23, 2023 (not inclusive of travel days)

Sarolta Csete
Director, Mentorship & International Development
1-613-688-0952 /
1-800-656-7440 ext. 338

CMPA Delegation to Series Mania

Up to 15 producers will be invited to join the CMPA delegation travelling to Series Mania Forum 2023 fromĀ March 21-23, not inclusive of travel days. The purpose of this initiative is to create co-production, financing and sales opportunities for CMPA members.

Financial assistance of up to $1,600 CDN or 50% of real costs (whichever amount is less) will be available to help offset a portion of travel, accommodation and conference registration expenses.