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Take The Shot scores TV project

The Newfoundland prodco behind Caught has optioned a series developed through NSI’s Totally Television program.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, Sept. 3 to 9, 2018

The Amazing Race Canada scores the top slot, followed by America’s Got Talent at #2 and Big Brother at #3, #4 and #6.

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Hot Sheet: Top 4 Canadian films Sept. 7 to 13, 2018

Little Italy comes in at #1, followed by 1991 at #2 and Tulipani: Love, Honour and a Bicycle at #3.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Sept. 7 to 13, 2018

The Nun takes the top spot, followed by Crazy Rich Asians at #2 and Peppermint at #3.

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Angelique’s Isle, Bingo head to imagineNATIVE

The festival’s 2018 lineup will present 10 dramatic features, including Marie-Helene Cousineau and Michelle Derosiers’ Angelique’s Isle and the debut feature from Marjorie Beaucage.

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Figa Films picks up Katherine Jerkovic’s Roads in February

The Canada/Uruguay copro and recent winner of TIFF’s best Canadian debut film prize will be repped internationally by the Miami- and Sao Paulo-based company.

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Loretta Todd’s Monkey Beach rolls in B.C.

The filmmaker’s first full-length narrative feature, which stars Adam Beach and Grace Dove, is produced by her Mama-oo Pictures shingle and Reunion Pacific Entertainment.

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CMF exec Maurice Boucher dies at age 52

A veteran communications and marketing professional, Boucher joined the CMF from Tele-Quebec in 2012.

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CBC launches news content for kids

The Canadian pubcaster is rolling out CBC Kids News, a digital-first platform designed to improve media literacy among children.

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Photo gallery: 2018 TIFF by Deluxe party

This year’s annual TIFF by Deluxe soiree celebrated the creative talent behind the films at this year’s festival.

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Ken MacDonald to retire from Discovery

After a 15-year career at the factual net, MacDonald will be stepping down as GM and VP of Discovery Networks later this year.

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Foroughi, Boland score Harold Greenberg funding

Closing out its fiscal year, the Fund invested $1 million across 94 features through its script development program, including Summer With Hope and We’re All In This Together.

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Unite 9, Plan B win big at Prix Gemeaux gala

Aetios Productions’ prison drama and KOTV’s freshman sci-fi series (pictured) were awarded at the annual event, which honours the best in Quebec television.

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APTN sets up Anaana’s Tent

The English-language children’s variety show, produced by Taqqut Productions, aims to teach kids Inuit values and Inuktitut words.

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Saban Capital acquires Sim and Panavision, forms new entity

Media mogul and Saban Capital chairman Haim Saban said the deal aims to “capitalize on explosive growth in content spending” in recent years.