October 15, 2017
The CMF has invested $10.5M in 43 projects that applied for funding through the 2017-2018 Convergent Digital Media Incentive. The Incentive is designed to encourage the production of digital media components that are related to CMF-funded television productions, so as to provide audiences with the opportunity to access content on different platforms. OSM member Frantic Films‘ Baroness Von Sketch Show received $389,329 towards production of digital media content to stream on social media. See the industry advisory, the list of funded projects and the Playback article for more information.