Lauren Malyk

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Brendan Steacy CSC

Brendan Steacy wins big at the 2019 CSC awards

Steacy walked away with the gala’s theatrical feature award for Stockholm, while Nicholas de Pencier picked up best doc cinematography for Anthropocene.

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SODEC backs films from Colonelle Films, Unite Centrale

Projects directed by Louis-Seize-Plouffe and Martin Amiot will receive production support through the funder’s Young Creator Assistance Program.

Diana Sanchez

Diana Sanchez named senior director, film at TIFF

The international programmer will be responsible for the festival’s programming strategy, Cinematheque, Film Circuit and more.

Dino Dana

Sinking Ship earns 15 Daytime Emmy noms

Dino Dana, Odd Squad and Odd Squad: World Turned Odd will compete against one another in three different categories.

Sharkwater Extinction

Sharkwater 3, Anthropocene get Earth Week bows as Crave Originals

Both high-profile documentaries will make their television and streaming premieres this April.

Baroness Von Sketch

Canadians lead 2019 Rockie Awards

This year’s nominees include Farm Crime, Baroness Von Sketch Show, Vice Guide to Film, and more.

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Tasha Hubbard’s ‘We Will Stand Up’ to open Hot Docs 2019

Hubbard leads a contingent of women directors that make up 54% of the work featured in the 26th edition of the festival.

lighthouse- Nova Scotia

Halifax filmmaker Seth Smith cracks open Tin Can

The new sci-fi feature underway in Nova Scotia follows a parasitologist who wakes up in a locked cryo chamber.

mark montefiore

New Metric Media to open L.A. office

The fast-growing prodco’s new California outpost will be led by its president, Mark Montefiore.

Karen Chapman

HGF awards $148K through Shorts-to-Features program

Filmmakers to receive funding include Karen Chapman (pictured) for Esequibo Rapture and Kevin Dempster for Bookworm.

Hot Docs

Canadian copros selected for Hot Docs Forum

Projects from Montreal’s EyeSteelFilm and Intuitive Pictures are among the 20 selected to compete in the festival’s annual market.

Reflect and Renew with Kevin Naidoo, AMI-tv

AMI-tv adds originals, international acquisitions to spring lineup

Tara Yolan Productions’ Reflect and Renew with Kevin Naidoo (pictured) and in-house special Heart to Heart premiere later this month.