Alberta Media Fund

Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, Government of Alberta
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Alberta Media Fund's (AMF) provides financial support that contributes to the sustainability, growth and development of Alberta's cultural industries. AMF program offerings have evolved over time to suit the needs of Alberta's creative industries (screen-based media production, book publishing, magazine publishing, and sound recording).

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

By updating the Alberta Media Fund's program offerings, government has been able to respond to the needs of Alberta's cultural industries. In particular, Alberta has been able to grow its film and television production ecosystem by evolving its primary financial support mechanism to the sector and introducing support for post-production projects.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Between 2015-16 to 2018-19, the Alberta Media Fund's combined annual expenses totalled approximately USD 142,024,159 (CAD 185,507,000).

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Cine / Artes audiovisuales
Industria editorial