Ontario Creates and Ontario Green Screen commission report, Advancing Waste Management Practices in Ontario’s Film and Television Industry, to benchmark waste practices across film and television productions of varying sizes and identify opportunities to facilitate material reuse.
Read our preview of the 2023 Toronto International Film Festival (#TIFF23), where there are 12 produced-in-Ontario features screening. The strength of Ontario's film industry shines through the impressive lineup at this year's festival.
The City of Toronto is the centre of Ontario’s Film and Television Industry. In 2022, the industry generated over $3 billion in spending across the province, with the bulk of that ($2.5 billion) taking place in the City of Toronto. This translates into 45,000 direct and indirect FTEs. When a mayoral candidate knocks on your door, ask them how they will support Toronto's film and TV industry!
FilmOntario's new study, Benefit Assessment of Ontario’s Film and Television Tax Credits, demonstrates that the film and television tax credits are a great investment for the province – delivering economic and cultural results.
Fall Economic Statement November 14, 2022 FilmOntario was pleased to see that the Fall Economic Statement (FES) includes a commitment committed to expanding support for location fees in the Ontario Production Services Tax Credit (OPSTC). Specifically, they will amend the definition of "eligible tangible property expenditures" so that [...]
City of Toronto The Film and TV industry is BIG BUSINESS in the City of Toronto $2.5 billion in spending in 2021 1,468 projects 7,800 shooting days Ask your local candidate if they will support the industry by: continuing the Film, Television and Digital Media Board as a Council Advisory [...]
Celebrating Ontario at #TIFF22! September 8, 2022 We would like to congratulate the Toronto International Film Festival on returning to a full, in-person festival this year. Over the next 11 days, 20 productions that benefitted from Ontario’s on- and off-screen talent will screen at the Festival for Toronto and international [...]