Workshop #3: Understanding Financing for Web Series

Emerging filmmakers are increasingly honing their craft through the creation of web series. But for many documentary filmmakers, there continues to be a lot of mystery surrounding how web series are financed. Join us as we explore the various sources of funding for documentary web series in Canada.

Format: Zoom recording
Duration: 02:48:02

Session Overview:

  1. What Isa Web Series?
  2. How Do Producers Approach Web Series Financing?
  3. What Financing is Available for Documentary Web Series?
    • Online Platforms
    • Certified Independent Production Funds
    • Provincial Funders
    • Canada Media Fund
    • Tax Credits
  4. What Makes for a Web Series Compelling for Financiers? with Guest Speaker Geoff Morrison (Executive Producer of Farm Crime)