CFC Features is looking to invest in filmmakers from across Canada with engaging stories for the big screen. If you are a writer, director or producer with a feature film in the low-budget realm, this program offers you an unparalleled opportunity to make your movie a reality.
SOME NEW PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
A partnership with Entertainment One, who will now be the domestic and international distributor
Production entities retain copyright of their films
Production entities can shoot anywhere in Canada
Production budget levels have increased
Filmmakers at various levels of their careers are encouraged to apply
Writer/director/producer fees have increased
Production entities can bring additional financing to the table
Mentorship will be tailored to the sensibilities and individual needs of the participants
Designed to help filmmakers at various levels of their career, CFC Features gives writers, directors and producers the opportunity to advance their scripts and produce their film to achieve maximum critical and commercial success. CFC Features is a practical, demanding and results-oriented program. It is designed to reflect the needs of the chosen participants and to mirror real-world processes at the Development, Production and Distribution stages.
With over 100 alumni, CFC Features has supported filmmakers such as: HollyDale, Steve Hoban, Damon D’Oliveira, Clement Virgo, Daniel MacIvor, Laurie Lynd, Vincenzo Natali, Nick de Pencier, Anita Lee, Randall Cole, Jackie May, Paul Fox, Charles Officer and Ingrid Veninger.
"Making THE DARK HOURS through CFC Features was a great experience and an opportunity that, amongst many other benefits, allowed me to forge creative and business relationships that will continue through my career."