This is a page from the 2021 Canadian federal election.

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Arts & Culture

Liberal

  • Match ticket sales for cultural venues to compensate for COVID restrictions.
  • Provide emergency relief to out-of-work artists, craftsmen, creators, & authors who are primarily self-employed or independent contractors.
  • Update the Copyright Act, including allowing resale rights for artists.
  • Hold a summit within 100 days on plans to restart the industry.
  • Invest $43M/year for authors & publishers.

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NDP

  • Provide a dedicated rebuilding package for performing arts, theatre, festivals, & other arts affected by the pandemic.
  • Prioritise partnerships with independent producers & increase funding for Telefilm.
  • Provide financial support for Indigenous theatre at the National Arts Centre.
  • Put in place income tax averaging for artists & cultural workers.
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