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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, June 5 to 11, 2017

Saving Hope is at #13, with Private Eyes at #17.

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Hot Sheet: Top Canadian films June 9 to 15, 2017

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 remains in the top spot, followed by Maudie at #2 and C’est le coeur qui meurt en dernier at #3.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films June 9 to 15, 2017

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 is at #10, with Wonder Woman at #1 and The Mummy at #2.

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Deals: Quebecor, eOne, Some Spider Studios

Mr. D is the latest series heading to Hulu via eOne’s multi-series licensing deal with the U.S. streamer.

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Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films June 2 to 8, 2017

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 tops the chart for a fourth week, followed by Maudie at #2 and Misericorde at #3.

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Jumping into bed with competitors, and 4 other Banff takeaways

Do network brands even matter any more? What content is selling globally? Five insights from the top media execs from around the world.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films June 2 to 8, 2017

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 is at # 7, with Wonder Woman at #1 and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales at #2.

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Hacking Porcupine Lake’s marketing campaign

For those who thought a knock-out marketing campaign isn’t possible on an indie-filmmaker’s budget, we challenged two agency execs to prove it’s doable.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, May 29 to June 4, 2017

MasterChef Canada is at #4, with Private Eyes at #17.

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Banff ’17: Joly unveils Indigenous Screen Office

The Canadian Heritage Minister also revealed when she’ll present her highly anticipated cultural policy framework.

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Playback’s 5 to Watch: last chance to nominate!

Know an up-and-coming talent in the Canadian screen-based industries? Tell us about them before it’s too late.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, May 22 to 28, 2017

MasterChef Canada is at #7, with the season two premiere of Private Eyes at #17.