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Rogers Cable Network Fund Announces Latest Funding Decisions

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2013-07-29

 Rogers Documentary and Cable Network Fund has confirmed equity investments to 18 television projects totaling $4,609,857.00

  

1.

God’s Greatest Hits, Season 3

Riddle Films Inc.

Jason Charters, Liam Romalis

Vision TV

2.

Tessa and Scott: The Golden Couple

Media Headquarters Film & Television Inc.

Robert Cohen, Shari Cohen, Alison Reid, Nikila Cole

W Network

3.

Yukon Gold, Season 2

Klondike (2) Productions Inc.

David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher, Audrey Mehler, Trevor Hodgson

History Televisio

4.

Satan: The Documentary

Fallen Angel Films Inc.

Scot McFadyen, Sam Dunn, Lana Mauro

TMN, Movie Central, Mpix, Encore

5.

Licence to Drill 4

Pixcom Productions Inc.

Jacquelin Bouchard, Carole Dufour, Sylvie Desrochers, Nicola Merola, Emmanuelle Wiecha

Discovery Channel Canada

6.

Ring of Fire

Mushkeg Media Inc. and A Beautiful Forest Inc.

George Hargrave, Paul Rickard, Nelson Milley, Lloyd Salamone

APTN

7.

Cold Water Cowboys

Cold Water Productions Inc.

David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher, Audrey Mehler, Susan McGrath, Trevor Hodgson

Discovery Channel Canada

8.

Blackstone Cycle 4

Blackstone Productions Ltd.

Ron E. Scott, Jesse Szymanski, Damon Vignale, Shivani Saini

APTN

9.

Gone South: How Canada Invented Hollywood

Designer Living Productions Inc.

Ian Ferguson, Leslie Bland, Tony Wosk

Superchannel

10.

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell

Production Jonathan Strange Inc.

Greg Dummett, Lorraine Richard, Nick Hirschkorn, Josée Vallée, Richard Speer, Nick Marston, Tally Garner, Dixie Lunder, Justin Thompson –Glover, Patrick Irwin

Space Channel

11.

Camp X

Yap Camp X Productions Inc.

Elliott Halpern, Elizabeth Trojian, Robin Bicknell, Alex McIntosh

History Channel

12.

Two of a Kind

90th Parallel Productions Ltd.

Gordon S. Henderson, Leora Eisen

CBC, Documentary Channel

13.

Dino Hunt Canada

Dino Hunt Productions Inc.

Christopher Rowley

History Television

14.

Why Horror?

Don Ferguson Productions Ltd.

Dong Ferguson, Lucy Stewart, Kevin Wallis, Bob Culbert, Colin Geddes

Superchannel

15.

Orphan Black Season II

Orphan Black II Productions Ltd.

Ivan Schneeberg, David Fortier, Graeme Manson, John Fawcett, Claire Welland, Andrea Boyd

Bell Media Inc., BBC America

16.

Klondike

Gold Rush Productions Inc.

David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher, Audrey Mehler, Karen Melvin, Trevor Hodgson

Rogers Biography Channel, WNED/PBS

17.

Sports on Fire

Project 10 Productions Inc.

Andrew Barnsley, Pete McCormack

TMN, Movie Central

18.

20 Moves

Samaritan Entertainment

Lewin Webb, Robert Wilson, Adam Rodness, Harvey Glazer

Rogers Biography Channel

The Rogers group of funds offers support to Canadian independent producers with three different types of funding: Rogers Telefund offers loans to Canadian independent producers; Rogers Documentary Fund, Canada’s premier source of funding for documentary films and Rogers Cable Network Fund, an equity investor in Canadian programs with a first play on a Canadian cable channel. Three different types of financing. Three different funds. All from one source – Rogers.

 Application deadline for the Rogers Cable Network Fund is Wednesday, October 2, 2013.

Guidelines and applications forms for 2013 can be obtained at http://www.rogersgroupoffunds.com


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