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Netflix, IPTV on the rise in Canada: report


Nearly a third of English-speaking Canadians subscribe to Netflix, while the penetration of IPTV service continues to climb, says a new Media Technology Monitor report.

Seven Canadian web series headed to Marseille Web Fest


Canadian entries into the festival include Insight’s But I’m Chris Jericho! (pictured) and Rockie-award-winning Project-M.

CFC opens new Northern Dancer Pavilion


The new rehearsal, studio and event space marks the final phase of the centre’s $12 million Windfields Campus Improvement Project.

NFB, Guardian explore digital ‘Sins’ with interactive doc


The National Film Board of Canada is teaming up The Guardian to combat digital fatigue with the interactive project Seven Digital Deadly Sins (pictured).

Tornado Hunters pilot to air on CMT


The show, which follows a group of storm hunters based in Regina, received support from the Bell Fund’s TV development online program.

Claire Adams named head of content at Bristow Global Media


The Toronto-based prodco has appointed showrunner and veteran live-event exec Claire Adams (pictured) for the role of head of content.

Zone3 expands to New York


The Montreal-based prodco has announced the opening of a new stateside office to be run by Julian Locke (pictured).

Up all night to get ratings?


From our print issue: with video viewing habits all over the map, why are we still fixated on overnight TV ratings? And are demos being missed with traditional measurement?

Continuum, Down River tops at Leo Awards


The show and film take home an armful of awards each, and short Anxious Oswald Greene almost sweeps the short drama category with 13 trophies. (Continuum pictured.)

Shaftesbury launches youth-focused digi agency


Shift2, with offices in Toronto and L.A., will specialize in creating branded content for YouTube channels.

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NFB75Anniversary - (Left to right) Kat Cizek (Filmmaker in residence, director of the NFB’s Highrise), Jerome Zwicker (former NFB board member), Michelle van Beusekom (‎Assistant director general, English program), Anita Lee (NFB Ontario executive producer), Luisa Frate (NFB director general - CFO, COO, CTO), Lieutenant Governor of Ontario David Onley, Anne-Marie Applin (former NFB board member), Claude Joli-Coeur (NFB Acting government film commissioner and chairperson), Deborah Drisdell (NFB director general, accessibility and digital enterprises), Kristine Collins (NFB director, education and institutional markets), Jérome Dufour (NFB director general of marketing and communications)