• In today's media landscape, producing content can be challenging. The CMPA has one goal... your success!
    Work with us to ensure a prosperous future for Canada's independent production sector and for Canadian content.
  • The CMPA represents just over 300 companies that create the best of film, TV and digital content across Canada.

    Each year our members create 1000s of hours of original content - across all genres - from drama to comedy, documentary to youth.

  • We actively promote a competitive, diverse and dynamic industry to provide opportunities for our members' creative and commercial success.

    The CMPA lobbies government and regulators on rights, finance, labour agreements, policy and other business issues.

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    Be Heard

    September 28, 2015

    CMPA's Prime Time Returns with Stellar Lineup of Guest Speakers

    The CMPA has revealed today an exciting lineup of speakers for Prime Time in Ottawa 2016, which will take place February 3-5 at The Westin Ottawa. Read more >>>

    September 14, 2015

    CMPA Partners with First Weekend Club to Showcase Members' Films

    The CMPA is delighted to announce a new partnership with First Weekend Club that will see ten CMPA member films selected for presentation on the Canada Screens website. Read more >>>

    September 10, 2015

    Canadian Media Production Association, Producers Guild of America Sign Cooperation Agreement

    The CMPA and the PGA today signed an international affiliation agreement to expand opportunities for co-production between Canadian and U.S. film, television and digital media producers. Read more >>>

    September 10, 2015

    Robert Lantos Wins CMPA Producer’s Award at the Toronto International Film Festival®

    The CMPA is delighted to announce Robert Lantos (Serendipity Point Films)  as the winner of the 10th annual $10,000 CMPA Feature Film Producer’s Award. Read more >>>

    August 24, 2015

    Celebrating Ten Years--Five Finalists Selected for the $10K CMPA Feature Film Award

    Canadian producer and Jury Chair Sandra Cunningham (Strada Films) today announced the shortlist for the 10th annual CMPA Feature Film Producer’s Award. The winner will receive a cash prize of $10,000 and will be announced at a special reception to mark the opening of the 40th Toronto International Film Festival ® on September 10th. Read more >>>

    July 30, 2015

    CMPA appoints new Chief Executive Officer

    Following a comprehensive search process that included broad member and stakeholder consultation, the CMPA has selected Reynolds Mastin as the new President and CEO of the Association. Read more >>>

    July 28, 2015

    CMPA Delegation to the UK and Ireland, Fall 2015

    Up to 14 feature film and television drama producers will be invited to join a Canadian producer and industry partner delegation travelling to the UK (London) and Ireland (Dublin) from November 24 – December 4, 2015. Read more >>>

    June 11, 2015

    CMPA Congratulates Standing Committee for Accepting its Recommendations

    The CMPA congratulates members of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage across all party lines for their strong support of the feature film industry in Canada, and for accepting virtually all of its recommendations in its Report titled Review of the Feature Film Industry in Canada that was tabled in the House of Commons yesterday. Read more >>>  |  Download Report >>>

    June 7, 2015

    CMPA Members Elect New Board of Directors

    The CMPA is pleased to announce the results of its recent Board elections. The incoming Board of Directors will serve a two-year term. Jamie Brown (Frantic Films) was also re-elected as Board Chair. Read more >>>