The DGC exists as the collective voice of the industry and takes action at three levels:

The DGC supports and facilitates Members' employment opportunities and represents Members' interests with regard to both the immediate work environments and future concerns as a labour force.

The DGC substantially expands the creative opportunities and potential of its current and growing Membership. The DGC's logistical infrastructure provides comprehensive training and development mechanisms within the context of emerging technologies. These cultivate a high level of professionalism and promote a spirit of collaboration in an extended creative community.

The DGC is a visionary leader and partner in the development of the international Canadian screen-based industry at a policy and professional level. This evolving and multi-faceted Canadian industry will be vibrant, confident and world-recognized for excellence in storytelling from a unique perspective.