Los Cabos ’15: Jean-Marc Vallee on turning to TV with Big Little Lies
The opening presser of the Mexican film festival saw Vallee confirm his upcoming turn to TV via HBO, and also drop a hint on when he might next shoot at home.
AMBI launches $200M film fund
AMBI’s Monika Bacardi and Andrea Iervolino (pictured), along with New York-based private equity firm Raven Capital Management LLC are the anchor investors in the fund.
Peace Point, Muse ink distribution deal for Latin America
Among the Muse Entertainment titles included in the deal are The Kennedys – After Camelot (pictured) and MOW wheel Aurora Teagarden Mysteries.
Photo Gallery: UBCP/ACTRA Awards
Lip-sync battles, gory renditions of Taylor Swift songs and actors striking a pose. A selection of snaps from last Saturday’s Union of British Columbia Performers/ACTRA Awards.
Remstar picks up Philippe Falardeau’s next feature
Production is currently underway in New York on The Bleeder, which stars Liev Schreiber (pictured).
Sarah Gadon wins ACTRA Toronto Award of Excellence
Previous recipients of the distinction include Tantoo Cardinal and Rick Mercer.
Dave Snyder joins Cineflix as VP of Development
The former VP of development and production at Jigsaw Productions will be based out of Cineflix’s New York office.
Cineplex revenue up in third quarter
Attendance and box office revenues were also up for the quarter.
Canada Goose’s cinematic journey
How the brand has tapped Canadian film talent for its latest content strategy.
The Film Farm boards Lights Out
Jennifer Weiss and Simone Urdl of the Toronto-based prodco will coproduce the upcoming Brian De Palma (pictured) feature.