Charles Tremblay pacts with MK2, forms new distribution firm
The new outfit will also dip into film production and VR, and manage the Paris, France-based company’s catalogue in Quebec.
Cameras roll on Deep Six
The nine-part sci-fi web series is created by Mika Collins and Davin Lengyel.
Deals: Showcase, eOne, Playster, Indiecan
Playster links up with Hasbro, Secret Location’s Halcyon lands Canadian distribution, plus more deals.
Discovery greenlights Highway Thru Hell for season six
Filming is underway on 13 new episodes of the B.C.-set reality series.
Highest-grossing films of 2016
A roundup of the Canadian and international films that topped the domestic box office in 2016.
Theresa Tova named ACTRA Toronto president
The actor, writer and singer replaces David Sparrow, who led the union since January 2013.
Bell, NFL step up simsub appeal as time runs out
With the Super Bowl just a month away, the media co and U.S. football league urged the Federal Court of Appeal to overturn the CRTC’s decision.
The top-rated Canadian TV of 2016
Reality, mysteries, breakout hits and final-season runs: which primetime series topped the charts last year?
Seven Canadian titles added to Palm Springs lineup
Among them is Xavier Dolan’s Canada/France copro Juste la fin du monde, which will screen in the California festival’s Awards Buzz program.
In brief: Helga Stephenson honoured; Rogers goes with Comcast
The former CEO of the ACCT has been appointed to the Order of Ontario, Rogers ends its in-house IPTV plans, plus more news.
Becoming Burlesque prepped for early-2017 shoot
The dance drama is the debut feature film from writer/director Jackie English. (Lead actor Shiva Negar pictured.)
Who won Indiecan20k?
Three projects from across Ontario and the Northwest Territories were chosen to receive in-kind production and post-production services.