More CanCon… But Not Nearly Enough


I was surprised, nay shocked to read news of the CRTC aiming to raise the required level of Canadian content on our TV screens. Then I read further and realized that their five-year plan for small screen CanCon culminates in only 16.5% of it for domestic airtime.

Only in Canada can you make news by being spineless…

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One Response to “More CanCon… But Not Nearly Enough”

  1. Ed Miller says:

    If the CRTC took the entertainment shows, reality TV, and docs out of the Cancon definition, we’d see more Canadian shows. I’m still amazed that Entertainment Tonight Canada qualifies as Cancon…