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Telefilm Canada Act

Version of section 2 from 2002-12-31 to 2005-03-22:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Act,

Canadian feature film and Canadian feature film production

long métrage canadien

Canadian feature film and Canadian feature film production have the meanings assigned by subsection 10(2); (long métrage canadien)



Corporation means Telefilm Canada, established by section 3; (Société)

film activity

activité cinématographique

film activity means any activity relating to the production, distribution, projection or exhibition of films; (activité cinématographique)



film-maker means a person creatively engaged in film production; (cinéaste)

film production

production d’un film

film production means the creative, artistic and technical process of producing a film; (production d’un film)

film technician

technicien de cinéma

film technician means a person engaged in the technical or administrative aspects of film production; (technicien de cinéma)



Minister means such member of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada as is designated by the Governor in Council as the Minister for the purposes of this Act. (ministre)

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-16, s. 2
  • 2002, c. 17, s. 7

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