Actively Supporting
Independent Producers.

We pride ourselves on our collaborative relationships with filmmakers, working together to showcase different perspectives for our diverse audience across British Columbia.

Before you pitch us, please spend time watching Knowledge on-air or online and make sure you are familiar with our programming.


International Documentary Masterclass


In partnership with Creative BC and the Canadian Media Producers Association – BC Branch, British Columbia’s Knowledge Network invites BC independent filmmakers to register here to be considered for an immersive international documentary masterclass.

Not all independent filmmakers will be chosen! A maximum of 10 projects and their proponents will be selected to participate. Submit your documentary concept and CV to be considered for the Masterclass. Selected proponents will work with top commissioning editors and decision makers from around the world to develop their projects for the global market.

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Original Content - Documentary

Based on the major success of our ground-breaking multi-platform documentary series Emergency Room: Life And Death at VGH, we are looking for limited series to commission that will have impact and connect to our viewers.

BC Producers

If you are a BC or Canadian Producer and have a suitable limited series project, please send a one to two page story outline to

We will also consider one-off documentaries that have a strong narrative and BC focus.

Canadian Producers

If you are a Canadian Producer and have a one-off documentary or series - you are welcome to submit your project for a possible 2nd window pre-license once you have your lead broadcaster confirmed. Please send the one to two page story outline to

International Producers

We do pre-buy projects pitched at international festivals, but do not accept unsolicited proposals from International Producers.

If you are a Producer outside of Canada you are welcome to submit your one-off documentary or series for potential acquisition when the project is complete and the rights are available. See acquisition section for details.


We will consider potential development funding for BC Producers. Please send the one to two page story outline to

General Info

We do not commission or assist with the completion of dramatic series or shorts, student films, corporate videos, gallery installations, or sponsored films.


Phone: 604.431.3226

Phone: 604.431.3226

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