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The Borgias - Battlefield

The Borgias, Day 3: Where do little TV series come from?

Did The Tudors beget The Borgias? Are you kidding? It was practically incest. Denis Seguin wraps his report from the Budapest set of The Borgias.

Borgias - Dolly

The Borgias, Day 2: Layers of unreality

Playing a cardinal in Renaissance Rome is no walk in the park. Especially when it’s Colm Feore in the saddle. Denis Seguin continues his report from the Budapest set of The Borgias.

The Borgias - On Set

On set in Budapest with The Borgias

The first nine episodes of The Borgias, a US-Canada-Ireland co-venture, are almost complete. Denis Seguin reports from Budapest, Hungary.


Maddin to spy through Keyhole

My Winnipeg director set to shoot next feature with Rossellini and McDonald on board


Three reasons to feel good about the Canadian film business

Someone has been reading Telefilm Canada’s dream book. It’s a fantasy featuring not one but two golden girls, a golden boy and a host of bright lights.


Wild Hunt lands U.S. theatrical deal

Opening in New York leads to DVD-savvy stops in Minnesota, Texas and Arkansas


E1 expands into France

Partnership on DVDs with Aventi mirrors recent deal in Australia. ‘Challenging market,’ notes Théroux


E1 to distribute in the U.S.

Small release of Taylor Hackford’s Love Ranch will test market’s choppy waters. Other titles likely to follow, says Théroux


Hobnobbing, with king pins

Three fingers on my right hand are significantly longer thanks to Hussain Amarshi. The president of Mongrel Media threw his second annual bowling night in Toronto last month and many in the city’s film and TV sectors came out to partake in beer and pizza and previously enjoyed shoes.


Riding Hood to haunt Vancouver

Chloe star Seyfried likely lead in Hardwicke-directed, DiCaprio-produced retelling of fairy tale