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Hybride Technologies partners with ILM

The Quebec-based VFX company has already expanded to Montreal to accommodate the new partnership.

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Two Canadian features to screen in competition at Annecy

Window Horses (pictured) and La Guerre des Tuques 3D will compete at the international animation festival in June.

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NSI appoints Angela Heck to new post

The National Screen Institute also hired Kaya Wheeler and Joy Loewen.

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Code 8 sets crowdfunding record

The feature film project from director Jeff Chan and writer/producer Chris Pare has set a seven-figure record. (Stars Stephen and Robbie Amell pictured.)

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Soft ad revenues continue to impact Rogers Media

Revenues for conventional TV, publishing and radio declined, while sports-related revenue climbed.

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Vancouver’s Play Management expands into the U.S.

The Atlanta-based talent agency is run by Trina Allen-Abt (pictured).

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In Brief: Exec changes at SIM Group, 9 Story

As well, premiere dates for Canadian series on Discovery and ABC Spark. (SIM Group’s Chris Parker pictured.)

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Telefilm’s New Voices Award winners announced

Marie Dame, Ana De Lara and Rebecca Hales are among the latest recipients of the award.

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Katherine Wolfgang to head CBC publicity

The former VP of communications at Toronto producer Shaftesbury takes over publicity and talent relations at the pubcaster.

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MIPTV: The power of local in a global market

One of the strongest themes coming out of the first day of the France conference was the need to maintain an at-home-first approach when creating globally viable content.