Articles Tagged ‘Breakthrough Entertainment’

Breakthrough, Black Fawn Films ink 8-picture production deal


The two-year pact follows a collaboration on two genre pics, Antisocial (pictured) and The Drownsman.

This is…the kids business in Canada – Part 2


From our print issue: Playback takes a look at how industry consolidation and new streaming services are influencing one of Canada’s most successful entertainment sectors.

Breakthrough embarking on The Great War Tour


The multi-part television and online documentary series, hosted by military historian Norm Christie, is slated for winter of this year.

Cameras roll on Bark Ranger


The family comedy feature was presold by Breakthrough Entertainment into several international markets, including the U.S. and Latin America.

Napkin Man gets eBook treatment


A set of free eBooks based on the preschool series The Adventures of Napkin Man are heading to mobile devices courtesy of Breakthrough Entertainment and Kids’ CBC.

Chad Archibald’s The Drownsman unveils cast


The genre pic, set for a 17-day shoot, is executive produced by Breakthrough Entertainment, which holds the worldwide distribution rights.

Breakthrough launching two Canadian series on Hulu


Vancouver-shot web series The True Heroines (pictured) and animated series Producing Parker will debut on the streaming platform this fall.

Enrico Colantoni and David Cubitt topline Sergio Navarretta comedy


The Colossal Failure of the Modern Relationship from Platinum Image Film is shooting in Ontario’s Niagara wine region (Colantoni pictured).

Breakthrough presells Zerby Derby to Sprout


The Toronto-based producer and distributor has presold its new preschool series, Zerby Derby (pictured) to Sprout in the U.S. and South Korea’s MBC, heading into MIPCOM next month.

Breakthrough to shop A Universal Language at MIPCOM


Igal Hecht’s documentary about six comics bringing comedy to conflict-torn Jerusalem had its world premiere at the Toronto Jewish Film Festival (Yuk Yuk’s founder Mark Breslin pictured).

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WIFT @ TIFF 2014 - Kelly Rowan, star of TV’s Perception. She is a 2005 WIFT-T Crystal Award winner.

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