Production

Production 2015

Detail: Production Program 2015
Over $14.9M was approved for the production of 73 interactive digital media projects, 40 associated television programs and 5 performance accelerator projects. 69.9% of all funding was for English-language projects and 30.1% for French-language projects (some of which were bilingual). As of 2013, the Bell Fund began offering support for TV programs associated with Low Budget Production digital media projects, these totals include TV support for both Production and Low Budget Production programs. There were no Legacy production projects in 2015. The Legacy Production program was introduced in 2012 to support the development and production of successful Canadian television programs that have received licence renewals but did not have any previous digital media extensions.
 Number of projectsGrant in $
Program typeEnglishFrenchTotalEnglishFrenchTotal
Digital media281947$7,063,548
(47.3%)
$3,229,686
(21.6%)
$10,293,234
(68.9%)
Digital media - Low Budget23326$1,338,670
(9%)
$219,900
(1.5%)
$1,558,570
(10.4%)
Performance Accelerator325$224,000
(1.5%)
$145,000
(1%)
$369,000
(2.5%)
Television271340$1,814,575
(12.1%)
$908,750
(6.1%)
$2,723,325
(18.2%)

Production 1997-2015

Detail: Production Program 1997-2015
1,180 projects have benefited from over $152 M that has been allocated to the Production of digital media projects and television programs since 1997.  80% of all funding supports digital media components and 20% supports the associated television component.  This has been allocated 64% to English-language projects and 36% to French-language projects (some of which were bilingual).
 Number of projectsGrant in $
Program typeEnglishFrenchTotalEnglishFrenchTotal
Digital media470281751$78,874,839
(51.7%)
$43,091,326
(28.2%)
$121,966,165
(79.9%)
Television275154429$19,533,484
(12.8%)
$11,127,332
(7.3%)
$30,660,816
(20.1%)