Shomi unveils content deal with Warner Bros. Int’l

STREAMTV

The catalogue deal is the latest from the Canadian SVOD launching in November against market leader Netflix Canada.



Report: Quebec should restore multimedia tax credit rate

FILM

Montreal International urged the Quebec Taxation Review to raise the tax credit to where it was before a 20% cut was unveiled in June 2014.



NFB pacts with NSI on Aboriginal doc course

FILM

With the new partnership, projects completed by participants in the course will be streamed on NFB.ca, with the NFB also offering mentorship during postproduction.



Shaw Communications reports growth

TVWEB

Company points to investments in programming, technology and products, combined with operational efficiencies.



DHX Brands ties TV series to time change in new campaign

TV

The company is looking to bolster its In the Night Garden brand with a UK-based campaign to help kids stick to their bedtime routine when the clocks turn back.



Cameras roll in Sudbury on Chet Baker biopic

FILM

The Ethan Hawke-starrer is written and directed by Robert Budreau.



Crafthaus, Possibility partner to produce Defective

FILM

Up-and-coming director Reese Eveneshen will direct the feature, which will shoot in Hamilton (pictured) and Guelph in 2015.



Corus posts higher Q4 income, TV revenues

TV

The broadcaster points to ratings strength in core TV networks.



Allison Scagliotti, Cara Gee to star in Anne Darling

FILM

Writer/director Norman Yeung will co-star in the character-driven drama to shoot in Toronto. (Gee pictured)



Rogers Communications posts lower earnings

TV

Cable revenue fell on continuing TV subscriber losses, partially offset by continued internet revenue growth.