Fonds pour la jeune création francophone [Young Francophone Creation Fund]

Where
Canada
When
2020
Who
Collectif Génération Films
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Launched in December 2017, the Fonds pour la jeune creation francophone contributes to the development of the film and audiovisual industry and encourages the emergence of new Francophone talent in sub-Saharan Africa. The countries eligible for funding are Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Congo Brazzaville, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Comoros Islands, Mauritius, Madagascar, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Togo and Haiti.

The Fund has three components: development assistance, production assistance and post-production assistance.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The Fund supports the French language as a tool for film and audiovisual creation and promotes cultural diversity in French-speaking African countries.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

MCC makes an annual contribution of USD 14,506 (CAD 20,000).

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC [Cultural Enterprise Development Corporation]) du Québec
Public Sector
Centre National du cinéma et de l’image animée (CNC)
Public Sector
Wallonia-Brussels Federation (WBF)
Public Sector
Film Fund Luxembourg (FFL)
Public Sector
Telefilm Canada
Public Sector
TV5 Monde
Public Sector
Orange Studio
Private Sector
Orange Content
Private Sector
France Télévisions
Public Sector
French, Canadian and Belgian chapters of the Société des auteurs et compositeurs dramatiques (SACD)
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts
Transversal Priority(ies)
Youth