Lauren Malyk

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Fireman Sam from DHX Media

Deals: Breaking Glass Pictures, Films Transit, DHX Media

Breaking Glass takes U.S. rights to Yan England’s 1:54, plus new international deals inked for Bob the Builder and Fireman Sam.

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In brief: Nova Scotia creates new screenwriter fund

Plus: Canadian films head to Berlin, and Alma Parvizian upped to managing partner at Touchwood PR.

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Copros, foreign service drive growth in Manitoba

The industry has seen sustained growth over the past five years, and just posted its best production year on record.

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DHX Media spreads Monster Mayhem

Nickelodeon International has picked up the kids CGI series for 140 territories worldwide.

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B.C.’s Okanagan Studio for sale

Despite the closure, film commissioner Jon Summerland says the region is prepped for a busy year ahead.

The Missing Tourist documentary. Photo courtesy of Big Cedar Films.

Deals: Big Cedar Films, Super Channel, Bell Media

Flame Distribution picks up the worldwide rights to Big Cedar Films’ mystery doc, The Missing Tourist, and more.

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CMF awards $11.3M across 19 digital media projects

Finish Line Games’ SKULLY and Secret Location’s The Great C each collected $1 million in funding.

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Brain Power saddlin’ up with Discovery Kids Latin America

The Ontario-based prodco is currently in production on the live-action children’s series The Ponysitters Club.

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Gusto adds two Canadian originals to lineup

Plus CTV announces (some of) its midseason premiere dates, and CTV Two adds a trio of new comedies.

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Heritage reviewing funding policies in wake of harassment allegations

The government said it stands with creators in saying there can be zero tolerance for abuse.

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CRTC launches survey into content consumption

As the commission embarks on a quest to determine the future of Canada’s content distribution system, it’s asking Canadians why they watch content the way they do.

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Stingray acquires streamer Qello Concerts

The Montreal-based digital media company has acquired the assets of the music documentary-focused SVOD.