Brendan Christie

Brendan is the editor of Playback, and former editor of realscreen and Boards magazines. He has an extensive freelance resume, including work for advertising agencies as well as publications such as Strategy, Strategy: Media, KidScreen, The National Post and many others.

Contact Brendan by sending an email to bchristie@brunico.com

Articles by Brendan Christie
cue digital media

Cue Digital forms to tackle branded content

The newly named Digital Media has partnerships in place with UFC, Heavy, College Humor, Funny or Die, BNQT Media, Premier League, TMZ and Warner Bros.

Ballad of Genesis

Films We Like nabs Ballad of Genesis for Canadian distribution

Marie Losier’s doc premieres Wednesday at Hot Docs and is slated to open across Canada in October.

Generic film

Top editors make the cut for first awards show

The Canadian Cinema Editors association has announced its list of nominees for the First Annual C.C.E. Awards.

Mr Young

YTV orders more Young

YTV has picked up Mr. Young for another 26-ep. season. The first season of the Thunderbird Films’ production premiered on the channel on March 1.

Clapper

Incendo kicks-off Look Again MOW

While the prodco will mark its 50th made-for-TV movie this year, company co-founder Jean Bureau suggests that this year will also see the company diversify further: “2011 will also mark the expansion of our development activities in the television series and mini-series business.”

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 20 Programs (April 11 – April 17, 2011)

Hot Sheet: Top 20 Programs (April 11 – April 17, 2011)

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian Films (April 16 – April 22, 2011)

Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian Films (April 16 – April 22, 2011)

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 10 Films (April 16 – April 22, 2011)

Hot Sheet: Top 10 Films (April 16 – April 22, 2011)

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs (April 4 – April 11, 2011)

Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs (April 4 – April 11, 2011)

Call me Fitz

Monte Carlo Fest stacked with CanCon

Kennedys, Durham County, Rookie Blue and Call Me Fitz land multiple nominations.

Mike and Molly

Banff to honor James Burrows with Ustinov Award

Burrows was co-creator, EP and director of long-running hit sitcom Cheers, and worked on several other top series, including Will & Grace, Frasier, Friends, Wings, Night Court, and Taxi.

La nuit, elles dansent

Festival de Cannes picks two Canucks

La nuit, elles dansent will screen in the Director’s Fortnight, while Ce n’est rien unspools in the Short Film Competition.