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Black Fawn Films and Breakthrough roll on latest feature

The horror film I’ll Take Your Dead is currently shooting in Orillia, ON.

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UFE and UPHE ink three-year distribution deal

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment will release United Front Entertainment titles in retail locations across Canada.

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UFE and Breakthrough sign distribution deal

United Front Entertainment has acquired the Canadian digital and home entertainment rights to seven horror films, including Bite (pictured).

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Shout! Factory picks up Black Fawn’s Bite

The film is part of an eight-picture deal between Black Fawn Films and Breakthrough Entertainment.

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Fantasia adds two Canadian world premieres

The Montreal festival will include world premieres for films from Larry Kent, Chad Archibald and Gabriel Carrer.

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Meet the programmer: Blue Ant Media’s Vanessa Case

From our print issue: Blue Ant’s EVP of programming and production tells Playback what the indie broadcaster is looking for as it expands its original programming slate.


Dad Drives web series gets $10,000 Bite development deal

Daniel Beirne and Mark Little’s project (pictured) won the web series competition at Bite TV’s inaugural web series symposium last week.


Caution: Nuts’ Delmer and Marta tell Canadians’ fortunes

The popular characters from APTN sketch comedy series Caution: May Contain Nuts tell fortunes on love and money via a new interactive digital website to promote the show’s third season.

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Shaw Direct picks up Bite and AUX from GlassBOX

In its latest carriage deal, Shaw Direct is to carry the Bite comedy and AUX music service from GlassBOX Television.