The Canadian cinematic scene captivates movie goers around the world. The film industry continues to thrive in the face of the economic strain that rocked the American film industry in recent years. Major cities such as Canada’s three largest cities Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal have played host to rich Canadian cinema. The thriving film industry of Canada standing firmly on its own.
Breaking into the Canadian film business can present a number of challenges. As one of the leading filmmaking authorities in the world, Canada celebrates the acclaimed Toronto Film Festival annually.Didn’t catch that? This explains it. Successful filmmakers to emerge from Canada include Jason Reitman, Paul Haggis and James Cameron. Canadian film distributors Alliance Atlantis remains the leading distributors of American and international films. They were acquired by CanWest Global Communications in 2007 and continue flourish as the distributors filmmakers can rely upon.
New filmmaking requires a talented team complete with writers, directors, actors, editors, producers and distributors. Working closely within the guidelines of the National Film Board of Canada will assist you with seeking outside financing for future project and film endeavors. Taking the initiative to find independent financial backing gives you the latitude to make greater strides with the final film output.