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Newsletter - April 2019

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Newsletter - April 2019


Seven Quebec animation studios meet key Hollywood decision makers


Following the success of its previous trade missions and in order to support the growth efforts of the animation sector, the QFTC organized an « Animation Mission » which took place last month in Los Angeles.

From March 26th to 28th, 2019, Chanelle Routhier, National Commissioner, Film and Television, and the QFTC representative in Los Angeles, Jennifer Price, accompanied seven animation studios from Quebec on this mission.

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Preparing for the Spring 2019 FamTour


The QFTC’s Production Services team is currently preparing for its Spring 2019 FamTour, which will take place on April 23, 24 and 25. The goal of this familiarization tour is to introduce foreign producers to the television and film offer of the province of Quebec. 

A series of visits and meetings will be organized by the QFTC to put invited producers in touch with potential Quebec partners and visit filming facilities, in addition to presenting them with tax credits related to audiovisual production in Quebec.


Ten French production companies will participate in the Rendez-vous d'affaires et coproduction France-Canada


The QFTC is pleased to be a partner of the 12th edition of the Rendez-vous d'affaires et coproduction France-Canada organized by UNTERVAL, which will be held in Montreal from April 24th to 26th, 2019. 

The Rendez-vous d'affaires et coproduction France-Canada is a B2B event that promotes the development of co-productions between Canada and France. This year, UNTERVAL will welcome about ten French production companies.

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The QFTC partners with effects America


For its 2019 edition, Effects MTL is changing its name to effects America. The QFTC is pleased to be a partner of the event for the fifth consecutive year. effects America is the largest international conference for the VFX & Animation industries on the North American East Coast. 1500 participants are expected on June 4 and 5 at Place Bonaventure.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Incoming Events


AQPM Congress
April 17-18, 2019 / Manoir Saint-Sauveur

The QFTC will participate in the AQPM 2019 Congress, whose theme is « To reinvent oneself ». The goal is to offer conferences that think outside the box, encourage creativity and reinvent themselves.


A "Meet and greet" for QFTC Members
April 23, 2019 / Hôtel Monville

On April 23rd at Hotel Monville, QFTC members and partners are invited to a networking event to meet other professionals and allies of the industry.


Spring FamTour
April 23-25, 2019 / Montreal and surroundings

From April 23 to 25, the QFTC will welcome foreign producers as part of the Spring 2019 FamTour.


Rendez-vous d'affaires et coproduction France-Canada
April 24-26, 2019 / Hôtel St Sulpice

UNTERVAL Inc. - in partnership with SODEC, the CMF, Telefilm Canada and the QFTC - is organizing the 12th edition of theRendez-vous d'affaires et coproduction France-Canada in Montreal.


Effects America
June 4-5 / Montreal

The largest international conference for the VFX & Animation industries on the North American East Coast.


QFTC Annual General Meeting
June 20, 2019 / Montreal

The Annual General Meeting of the QFTC members will be held on June 20 at 3 p.m. at the BANQ - Old Montreal. Save the date!


New Members

  • Andrew Moss
  • Bureau estrien de l’audiovisuel
  • Digital Dimension
  • Michel F. April