An agency of the Government of Ontario, Ontario Media Development Corporation supports the province’s creative economy by providing innovative programs, services and funding for the film & television; book & magazine publishing; interactive digital media & music industries.
Congratulations to Ontario’s Grammy Award nominees: Justin Bieber, Caribou, Drake and The Weeknd (also nominated for an Oscar!)
OMDC-supported Room nominated for Oscars®: Best Picture, Best Actress (Brie Larson), Best Directing (Lenny Abrahamson), Best Adapted Screenplay (Emma Donoghue)
Spotlight filmed partly on-location in Ontario received six Oscar nominations including Best Supporting Actress for Toronto’s Rachel McAdams!
Winner Canadian Video Game Awards (CVA)! Ontario’s Metanet won the Fans’ Choice Award for Best Canadian-Made Game for their fast-paced, action-packed puzzle platformer N++.
Ontario publisher Coach House Books and author André Alexis won the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize for his book 15 Dogs.