Creative Industry News

  • VIFF 2015 BC Spotlight

    September 18, 2015
    The Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) is among the five largest film festivals in North America. With more than 350 films from 70 countries showcased from September 24 - October 9, 2015, there's bound to be something of interest to all audiences!
  • Distant Location Tax Credit Extended to Capital Regional District

    March 10, 2014
    The Film and Television Production Regulation is amended to include the Capital Regional District (CRD) for purposes of the Distant Location Tax Credit.
  • Speaking of Safety - Town Hall

    February 26, 2014
    In light of the recent tragedy on the set of "Midnight Rider" in Georgia, film set safety has been thrust into the spotlight, and B.C’s film community has been speaking up on how this should never have happened.
  • Profile 2013 State of the Canadian On-Screen Production Industry

    January 31, 2014
    According to the latest figures released today in Profile 2013: An Economic Report on the Screen-Based Production Industry in Canada, the Canadian film and television production industry showed a minor dip from 2011/12 to 2012/13, with an overall decrease in production volume of 0.8% to $5.82 billion.