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Eligible Production Types

  • Feature Films
  • Scripted Television
  • Reality Television
  • Documentaries
  • Animation
  • Interactive Media/Video Games
  • Webisodes
  • Talk Shows
  • Game Shows
  • Live Events
  • Commercials

Location Production Needs

  • Rural
  • Suburban
  • Snow
  • Tropical
  • Beaches/Ocean
  • Mountains
  • Lakes/Rivers
  • Deserts
  • Forests
  • City

Manitoba Film and Music

Carole Vivier, CEO & Film Commissioner

410-93 Lombard Ave

Winnipeg, MB R3B 3B1



30-50% Refundable Tax Credit
Local Production Company Required: Yes

Project Criteria




Qualified Spend/Bonus
  • Above-the-line
  • Below-the-line
  • Select Fringes
  • Equipment
  • Box Rentals
  • Post
  • Travel (within jurisdiction)
  • Shipping (within jurisdiction)
  • Hotel
  • Legal Fees
  • Food/Catering/Entertainment
  • Frequent Filming Credit: 10% applied on the 3rd eligible project in Manitoba within a two year period.
  • Producer Credit: 5% applied if a Manitoba resident is credited as a Producer, Co-Producer or Executive Producer on film.
  • Regional Tax Credit: 5% of qualifying MB labor expenditures if at least 50% of MB production days shot at least 30 km from center of Winnipeg.
Program Guidelines


December 31, 2019


Additional Considerations

Incentive is stackable with Canada's Federal Tax Incentive.

Application must be received by MFM within 30 months after the end of the fiscal year in which principal photography began.

Production Resources
  • Equipment House
  • Sound Stages
  • VFX
  • Post Facilities

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