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A global model for the film industry, with Prem Gill

Greater Vancouver Board of Trade President and CEO, Bridgitte Anderson, is joined by Creative BC CEO, Prem Gill, to discuss why 'Hollywood North' is a model for the global film industry, and the lessons other sectors can learn from their success. Listen to the podcast...

British Columbia at AFCI Week 2022

  British Columbia is Canada's largest, and North America's third-largest, full-service motion picture production hub. The industry is proud of its international reputation for collaboration and a proven track record of providing exceptional value. B.C. offers a...

The Slate Development Program is designed to support the company growth of mid-level and experienced B.C. based production companies who have a significant track record of owned and controlled independent production in the province. Recipients will receive an envelope of money towards the development costs of two or more projects, as well as select business capacity-building activities.

Applications in process

Program closed

This program closed on January 25, 2022 and is no longer accepting applications.

All live info-sessions have passed. View a recording here.

Janine Steele, Domestic Motion Picture Fund Project Manager
jsteele (at)

Downloads + Forms

Slate Development Guidelines FY2021/22
Application Checklist FY2021/22
Previous Productions Template
High Level Slate Overview Template
Budget Template
Filmography Template
Incumbency Certificate - Schedule B
Evaluation Matrix