Articles Tagged ‘Calum deHartog’

Lumanity to turn Dennis Lehane short story into a movie


Robert Budreau’s (pictured) production shingle optioned Consumers, a story about a hitman who targets people in high finance.

City Life pacts with Tribeca on pilot exchange program


The initiative will see three City Life Film Project filmmakers paired with three Tribeca Film Fellow students to pitch ideas, screen their films, and attend the 2013 Tribeca and TIFF festivals.

ReelzChannel buys Cracked drama for U.S. market


The sale of the White Pine Pictures police procedural follows a promotional push at MIPCOM for the Canadian import.

CBC Cracked drama sold to Canal Plus in France


The French TV deal is expected to open the way to an American broadcast sale as the international roll-out of the homegrown drama picks up pace.

Calum deHartog signs with Larry Shuman in L.A.


With the signing, the Cracked co-creator (pictured) is now repped by not only Shuman but also Rob Kenneally at CAA and Michael Levine in Canada.

Catching up with the 2012 10 to Watch


Here’s a look at what some of Playback‘s 10 to Watch have been up to and what they have lined up for 2013.

Cracked sold to Astral’s Series+


The upcoming procedural cop drama from Toronto-based White Pine Pictures is slated to premiere on CBC in January.

The 2012 10 to Watch: Calum deHartog


The Toronto SWAT officer has co-created CBC drama Cracked and adapted Dennis Lehane’s Southern noir short story Running out of Dog, which is now in development with Leo DiCaprio’s prodco Appian Way.

DeHartog’s Lehane adaptation lands at Appian Way


(UPDATED) Team Seven Entertainment’s Calum deHartog (pictured) optioned the short story Running out of Dog for feature film adaptation.

Harold Greenberg Fund backs three short films as possible features


Gebriel Deneke’s Cul-de-Sac, Kim Miller-Pryce’s Baby Half Lie and Kobi Ntiri’s Fading will now be developed as possible feature-length dramas after they were finalists in Toronto’s City Life Film Project.

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NFB75Anniversary - (Left to right) Kat Cizek (Filmmaker in residence, director of the NFB’s Highrise), Jerome Zwicker (former NFB board member), Michelle van Beusekom (‎Assistant director general, English program), Anita Lee (NFB Ontario executive producer), Luisa Frate (NFB director general - CFO, COO, CTO), Lieutenant Governor of Ontario David Onley, Anne-Marie Applin (former NFB board member), Claude Joli-Coeur (NFB Acting government film commissioner and chairperson), Deborah Drisdell (NFB director general, accessibility and digital enterprises), Kristine Collins (NFB director, education and institutional markets), Jérome Dufour (NFB director general of marketing and communications)