Jordan Pinto

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Buddy and Elvis

Comet Entertainment partners with U.K. animation house Illuminated

Canada/U.K. coproduction Buddy and Elvis is slated to begin production later this year.

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Bell Media unveils L.A. Screenings pickups

The 13-title acquisition roster includes Tassie Cameron-created mystery thriller Ten Days in the Valley and The Big Bang Theory spinoff Young Sheldon.

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Judy Gladstone named executive director of DOC

She will replace the Documentary Organization of Canada’s outgoing exec director Pepita Ferrari.

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Allan Hopkins’ Indian Road Trip begins

Cameras are rolling in Merritt and the Lower Nicola Valley, B.C. on the Telefilm micro-budget comedy.

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Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 sails past $3 million

While it received a slightly wider theatrical release across Canada, the sequel didn’t match the two-week mark set by its predecessor.

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Deals: MK2, eOne, Spin Master

A number of eOne-produced series are headed to Poland after the global studio inked a new streaming agreement, plus more deals.

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13% of top-grossing films shot in Canada: report

The country also sits third in total film production spend and managed 68% of the VFX work on those top movies in 2016, according to a study from FilmLA.

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Ranger Rob gets season two greenlight

A new line of consumer products is being prepped to accompany the 14-episode second season.

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Minds Eye lines up next thriller

Cameras begin rolling this weekend on thriller Distorted, starring John Cusack and Christina Ricci.

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Performance capture studio opens in Vancouver

Vancouver Film School has partnered with Mimic Performance Capture on the $1.5 million studio, which will be available to both students and businesses.

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Telefilm, Rogers invest $2.5M across 18 docs

Sharkwater: Extinction, the follow up to the late Rob Stewart’s 2006 documentary, was among the projects to receive funding.

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Indiecan acquires Losing Our Religion

Filmed across North America and the U.K., the feature-length doc from Manitoba’s Zoot Pictures tells the stories of preachers who have lost their faith.