Telefilm Canada: Time for an Overhaul The Canadian film industry is in a perpetual state of struggle. While at least some artistic and commercially successful films continue to be made and released in this country, in particular in Quebec, the federal government-controlled funding agency that’s designed to assist the industry is fraught with problems which prevent progress. This paper will consider the general state of health of the industry and examine critically the funding agency, Telefilm Canada, while proposing ways the mechanism might be overhauled and improved. Only through such an overhaul can the Canadian film industry hope to become stronger and prosperous. The need for an organization “dedicated to the development and promotion...The end:
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