Celebrating 20 years, Bell Fund launches new program and direction

TORONTO and MONTRÉAL, September 25, 2017 – The Bell Fund is launching the first of four pilot programs as it celebrates its twentieth anniversary of investing in the Canadian media production industry. The Fund’s first deadline will be November 13, 2017 for its Short-Form Digital Series for non-fiction which covers factual, lifestyle and documentary programming. […]

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Bell Fund Announces New Chair and Board Members

TORONTO, June 9, – The Bell Fund is meeting in Alberta during the Banff World Media Festival to discuss its new pilot programs for the Canadian media production industry under the direction of new Chair Suzanne Guèvremont and a Board which includes three new members. An expert in digital production and training, Guèvremont is General Manager of […]

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May 2017 Funding Decisions

June 12, 2017 The Board of Directors of the Bell Fund has announced its decisions for the May 1, 2017 round of applications. Over $4.2M in grants has been approved for 18 of the 28 (English and French) applications received, as follows: The following English language projects received Production Grants under the Bell Fund’s Production Program: BROADCAST DIGITAL MEDIA […]

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The 2016 Annual Report is Online

In 2016 alone, the Bell Fund granted $21.3 million to 176 English and French projects, benefiting 77 digital media production/ service companies and 39 broadcast channels. This year, the Bell Fund also had the opportunity to support 8 projects related to Canada’s 150th anniversary. The Bell Fund understands the important contributions that digital media content make to the television […]

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February 2017 Funding Decisions

The Board of Directors of the Bell Fund has announced its decisions for the February 1, 2017 round of applications. Over $4.9M in grants has been approved for  21 of the 41 (English and French) applications received, as follows: The following English language projects received Production Grants under the Bell Fund’s Production Program: BROADCAST DIGITAL MEDIA The Amazing Race […]

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