ABOUT

Cultural Industries Ontario North (CION) is a non-profit cultural organization serving the needs of everyone working in music, film and television across Northern Ontario. CION was established to assume the role and branding of Music and Film in Motion (MFM), and to advance its efforts to promote and encourage increased media arts production throughout Northern Ontario. Read more

FILMING

Since 2001, over one hundred film and television productions have been shot in Northern Ontario. In the past few years, the region has emerged to become a thriving film industry center spawning the creation of new businesses and service providers. Every year the region sees a growth in production as producers from across Canada and beyond are discovering what Northern Ontario has to offer.  Read more

 

 

MUSIC

MFM is Northern Ontario’s grassroots music industry association. That is to say, it’s our job to create and encourage opportunities that support the growth of our vibrant music scene. Through education, promotion and advocacy, MFM is committed to ensuring the success of the Northern Ontario music industry on a regional, provincial and national scale.  Read more

NOMFA

MFM was thrilled to bring Northern Ontario’s talent together for the 2017 Northern Ontario Music & Film Awards (NOMFA) and conference, a three day event that acknowledged our region’s very best. Audience members, artists and industry representatives gathered at the Vale Cavern at Science North to celebrate and recognize the very best that Northern Ontario has to offer in music and film.   
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Featured

MUSIC

Are you still on the fence about applying to Northern Ontario Songwriter Retreat 2018!? North Bay's David Dino White participated in the retreat back in 2016 and he's got some details to share with you about the experience! Apply @ cionmusic.ca by Wednesday, April 18th.

FILM

Shot in beautiful Sault Ste. Marie, REMEMBER was recently awarded BEST FEATURE FILM at MFM's Northern Ontario Music & FIlm Awards (NOMFA 2017). A countless number of Northern Ontario cast, crew, community members and businesses contributed to the continued success of this critically acclaimed film. REMEMBER is the contemporary story of Zev, (Academy Award® Winner Christopher Plummer), who discovers that the Nazi guard who murdered his family some 70 years ago is living in America under an assumed identity.

PLACES

Shot in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, LETTERKENNY recently picked up two nominations and two victories at MFM's Northern Ontario Music & FIlm Awards (NOMFA 2017). The stars of the show have some amazing praise for Sudbury, the city's production crew, people and hot spots!

News & Events

CREW CALL: MULTIPLE POSITIONS (NORTH BAY)

Feature Film in North Bay, Ontario is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions: Best Boy Grip, Electric, Swing and Daily Makeup Artist. 

 

-Feature Film ("NOWHERE TO BE FOUND")

-Start Date: April 21, 2018

-End Date: April 28, 2018

If interested, please contact Michelle Aseltine, PM at michelle@blindluckpictures.com.

Film Panel Series Poll Closes in ONE WEEK

MFM is currently planning the next series of Expert Film Panel Discussions & Workshops... In order to maximize the effectiveness of this series, we want to hear directly from you before finalizing our programming. Please complete our anonymous poll to vote for the topics you feel need to be explored further ...

URGENT CREW CALL: 2ND ASSISTANT CAMERA/CAMERA TRAINEE (CHELMSFORD)

Feature Film in Chelmsford, Ontario is urgently seeking a 2ND ASSISTANT CAMERA/CAMERA TRAINEE for a paid overnight opportunity.

-Feature Film (EXTRACURRICULAR)

-Paid Opportunity

-Start Date: 6PM on THURSDAY OCTOBER 26, 2017

-End Date: 6AM on FRIDAY OCTOBER 27, 2017

Interested and qualified candidates should contact Jason Jallet at 705-626-6062 ...

CREW CALL: HAIR & MAKEUP ASSISTANT (SUDBURY)

Feature Film in Sudbury, Ontario is currently seeking a Northern Ontario resident as HAIR & MAKEUP ASSISTANT.

NORTHERN HAIR & MAKEUP ASSISTANT

Horror Feature Film

Experience with Blood/Gore is an Asset.

Start Date: OCTOBER 15, 2017

End Date: NOVEMBER 5, 2017

Location: SUDBURY, ON

Production: EXTRACURRICULAR

Interested and qualified candidates should ...

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