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All the Time takes top Planet In Focus prize

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Suzanne Crocker’s All the Time in the World (pictured) was the co-winner of the Harold Greenberg Fund’s Green Screen Award at the Toronto-based environmental film festival.



IFC Midnight takes U.S. rights for Backcountry

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Adam MacDonald’s debut feature, which stars Missy Peregrym, debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival.



Cameras roll on Andrew Currie’s The Steps

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Jason Ritter (pictured), Emmanuelle Chriqui, James Brolin and Christine Lahti are toplining the Canadian indie film, now shooting in Parry Sound, ON.



‘Billy Bishop’ filmmakers to send DVDs to veterans

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Following a successful crowdfunding campaign, the team behind the feature film Billy Bishop Goes to War will be sending DVDs of the film to veteran organizations.



Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films Oct. 31, 2014 to Nov. 6, 2014

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Mommy is the top Canadian film at the box office for the week of Oct. 31 to Nov. 6, with Maps to the Stars hitting #2 in its first week in theatres.



Doc filmmaker Michael Lennick loved space, science fiction

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Producer Michel Plaxton looks back on the life of documentary producer and special effects creator Michael Lennick (pictured), who passed away Nov. 7.



Hot Docs to spotlight documentaries from India

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The Made In program spotlight comes as Hot Docs’ Chris McDonald and 14 indie producers head to India as part of a trade mission this month.



Book-to-screen adaptation Room shooting in Toronto

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Lenny Abrahamson is directing the feature film, with William H. Macy (pictured), Joan Allen and Brie Larson starring.



Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Oct. 31, 2014 to Nov. 6, 2014

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Fury tops the box office for the week of Oct. 31 to Nov. 6, with John Wick coming in at #2.



Deals: IndieCan, The Badge, Project Latte

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IndieCan takes the Canadian rights to Tru Love and other sales and distribution news from the weekend.

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