A versatile camcorder for the 4K world
Director of photography Gurjeet Mann puts the Panasonic AG-DVX200 to the test
Motive to end after season four
The final season will return to CTV on March 22.
D Films promotes Robson, eyes new opportunities
Robson, who has been with the indie distributor since it was founded in 2009, will lead the company’s cross-platform expansion in the newly created role.
Coming Soon: Portrait of a Serial Monogamist
Marina Cordoni of Marina Cordoni Entertainment on playing up the Toronto connections for the romcom Portrait of a Serial Monogamist.
Errol Da-Re lands at CBC/Radio-Canada
The former Shaw Media EVP of sales is tasked with leading Olympic sales at the pubcaster.
Production underway on CTV’s Cardinal
The six-part drama series is set to shoot in four locations throughout Ontario. (Series leads Billy Campbell and Karine Vanasse pictured.)
Apartment 11 to coproduce CBBC prank series
The producer behind YTV’s Prank Patrol is at it again, with the new series set to air on BBC Canada. (Apartment 11 president Jonathan Finkelstein pictured.)
AMBI inks multi-pic deal with Dubai animator
AMBI has announced a financing and production partnership with Dubai-based animation and VFX house Barajoun Entertainment.
Syfy Int’l picks up Secret Location scripted series Halcyon
Production is currently underway in Toronto on the short-form, multiplatform series. (Secret Location president James Milward pictured.)
Against the Wild 2 gets U.S. theatrical release
The sequel to Richard Boddington’s live-action family feature will open on more than 50 screens later this month.
BravoFact, Hot Docs renew doc pitch contest
The short documentary pitching contest, now in its second year, awards a total of $70,000 to the top three shorts.
Brightlight’s Scorched Earth goes to camera
The film is directed by Peter Howitt and produced in partnership with Burnaby, B.C.-based Lighthouse Pictures. (Star Gina Carano pictured.)
Canada in Perspective wins ACCT’s Diversity Award
The weekly current affairs show is produced by Anne Marie Varner (pictured) and airs on AMI-tv.
Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, Jan. 25, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2016
Murdoch Mysteries is at #17 for the week of Jan. 25 to Jan. 31, with Saving Hope at #22.