The Canada Media Fund (CMF) announced today a contribution of more than 4.2 million dollars to innovative projects receiving development and marketing support as part of the second round of its 2012-2013 Experimental Stream. In November 2012, the CMF announced a contribution of more than 10 million dollars to 15 projects who received production support. In 2012-2013, the CMF invested 36 million dollars in 87 projects who successfully applied to the Experimental Stream. Since its creation in April 2010, the CMF has provided more than 95 million dollars in funding to more than 250 innovative experimental projects originating from every region in Canada.
The CMF contributed more than $2.9 million to 12 projects receiving development support, for an average commitment of approximately $244,000. Development support provides funding for the conceptualization of an eligible project and/or for the development of the creative and technical elements of an eligible project and the drafting of a product proposal for business development and financing purposes. Please click the image to the right for funded project listings.
The CMF contributed more than $1.3 million to seven projects receiving marketing support, for an average commitment of approximately $200,000. Marketing support provides funding for the marketing and promotion of an eligible project such as the creation of national and international marketing campaigns, design costs, creation and market-testing of advertising, use of the Internet for promotion or transactions, and more. Please click the image to the right for funded project listings.
Title Applicant Content Type Delivery
Language Region Commitment $
Cali Minority Media Inc. Game Downloadable English QC 225,000
CodeRunner:2 RocketChicken Interactive Ltd. Game Application English BC 375,000
In the Mouth Lusio Films Inc. Rich interactive media Application English QC 75,047
LANGA Copernicus Studios Inc. Game Downloadable Bilingual NS 492,981
Monsters Everywhere 9 Story Entertainment Inc. Game Application English ON 236,250
Productions Les Affranchis Inc. Game Website French QC 111,751
Oui je le veux! Turbulent Media Inc. Rich interactive media Website French QC 96,656
Possession Klei Entertainment Inc. Game Downloadable Bilingual BC 322,700
Purple LVL Studio Inc. Software Application Bilingual QC 360,185
Social Scrapbooks 900feet Technology Inc. Social media Website Bilingual BC 249,750
Survival Story Hinterland Studio Inc. Game Application English BC 270,086
La Trame E-180 Social media Application Bilingual QC 109,560