The National Language barrier stops Canadian films from getting funding

The National Language barrier stops Canadian films from getting funding

A heavily criticized language barrier is stopping some Canadian films from getting money from the federal funding agency Telefilm Canada. To qualify for Telefilm funding, the movies must be in French, English or an Indigenous language. However, many films that win big at the Canadian Screen Awards are in other languages. Their directors hope Telefilm changes its rules soon so more of their projects can make it to the big screen.

  • 2018
  • 00:03:39
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/13/2018
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