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CTF dips into reserves to create $2-million digital media program

News | 10/02/2008 8:19 pm EDT

Some 18 months after the idea was first conceived, the Canadian Television Fund (CTF) has finally announced a new $2-million pilot program for digital media. While the amount falls far short of the $25 million recommended more than a year ago by a CRTC Task Force, there’s still hope that the federal government will broaden the CTF’s mandate – and its funding base – before March 31 to finance a broader range of digital media content.

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