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Fantasia unveils full lineup

Another Wolfcop will have its Canadian premiere at the Montreal fest, along with a number of homegrown genre films.

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CFC names film program residents

Alona Metzer, Connor Gaston and Anna Fahr are among the 18 directors, producers, writers and editors selected for the centre’s development program.

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OMDC backs 97 companies through IDM fund

With more than $500,000, Secret Location walked away with the most coin to help finance three digital projects.

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In Brief: Syfy’s Chris Regina exits

Plus: CFC names CBC Actors Conservatory residents and WIFT-T reveals the Meridian Artists mentorship recipient.

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Cameras rolling on Kim’s Convenience season two

Thirteen new episodes of the Korean-Canadian family comedy are now filming ahead of its fall premiere on CBC.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, June 19 to 25, 2017

Private Eyes is at #11, followed by Saving Hope at #12.

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Riftworld expands its universe

The creators of the CBC Comedy web series have launched a new digital comic, Riftworld Legends.

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Timeless leaves Vancouver for California

The series is the third to leave the city this year to take advantage of California’s updated tax incentive program.

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Vitality Media options The Whisky King

Jeff Kopas’ Toronto prodco is looking to turn Trevor Cole’s true-crime book into a three-season TV series.

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Tribute: History’s history

Over 20 years, the specialty shifted its focus from educational to more populist programming, and the rest, as they say is…

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Amazing Race Canada adds online game and VR experience

The show is hoping to build brand loyalty through virtual reality and social interaction.

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Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films June 23 to 29, 2017

Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 is at #1 for a seventh week, with Maudie at #2 and The Gardener at #3.

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The Gift underway in Montreal

The feature, starring Sir Patrick Stewart, is directed by Les 3 P’tits Cochons scribe Claude Lalonde.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films June 23 to 29, 2017

Transformers: The Last Knight is at #1, followed by Wonder Woman at #2 and Cars 3 at #3.

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Deals: Proper, Blue Ant, Quebecor Content

Proper Rights has sold its pest control series Billy Goes North into the U.K. and Ireland, plus more deals.