From Bridget Liszewski of The TV Junkies:
Link: CRTC Survey: Canadian TV showrunners & writers on new CanCon requirements
tâ€™s been a little over a month since the CRTC (Canada Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission) handed down aÂ rulingÂ they claim will give more â€œflexibilityâ€ to producers, but one that many creatives in the Canadian television industry are very upset about. Responsible for regulating and supervising broadcasting and telecommunications in Canada, the CRTCâ€™s ruling in late August to reduce the number of points reserved for Canadians on productions has stirred up quite the controversy. Itâ€™s a move that many have interpreted as the CRTC saying Canadian TV needs international help to succeed. Continue reading.