No Solutions Yet For Montreal Film Fest

“Telefilm Canada and Quebec’s film agency SODEC have rejected the four proposals submitted to receive funding for a Montreal film festival… Unhappy with the Montreal World Film Festival and its director, Serge Losique, the government agencies called for proposals Sept. 7. The call came after a study highlighted several problems with the existing festival, compared to others run in Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax.”

Source: The Globe & Mail (CP) - 10/31/04