NABET 700-M UNIFOR represents over 3000 Film, Television and New Media Technicians in the province of Ontario.

100 Lombard Street
Suite 303
Toronto, ON
M5C 1M3
Tel: 416-536-4827
Toll-free: 1-888-428-0362
Fax: 416-536-0859


January 16, 2019

January 14 FilmOntario Update

Happy New Year!

Happy new year to all FilmOntario members. We are looking forward to another busy year here in Ontario in 2019, but before we jump back in, and if you haven’t done so already, take a minute to review everything we worked on in 2018.

And thank you for all your ongoing support – we couldn’t do what we do without the support of all our members!

Ontario Creates Call for Applications – From Page to Screen

This event promotes the adaptation of Canadian books for film, television and interactive digital by providing a forum for publishers to meet producers in a series of brokered one-on-one meetings. Full guidelines and application instructions can be found here.

The deadline for applications is Thursday, January 17 at 5:00 pm. Successful participants will be notified during the week of January 28.

Sault Ste. Marie Film Office

The City of Sault Ste. Marie has recently created a Film Office, led by Film, Television and Digital Media Coordinator Jennifer Mathewson, to promote the northern city as a filming location and to provide support to productions choosing to shoot there. To date, 40 film and television series have been filmed in Sault Ste. Marie and there are currently approximately 100 crew members working in the local industry.

Check out their website, and if you are planning to shoot up north don’t hesitate to contact Jennifer at 705-989-4818 or

News to Share? 

If there are any updates or announcements you would like to share with your fellow FilmOntario members, please don’t hesitate to let me know at and I will include it in the next member update.

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