Conquering Lion

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Conquering Lion, Hawkeye Pictures partner on Brother

Greenleaf exec producer and Conquering Lion head Clement Virgo will adapt and direct the film, based on David Chariandy’s award-winning novel.

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Nova Scotia prodcos team on Canada/Cuba copro

Pictou Twist Pictures, Picture Plant and Toronto’s Conquering Lion will coproduce a film based on the lives of The Cuban Five alongside Cuba’s film agency.

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TIFF ’18: Canadian producers set for Int’l Financing Forum

Conquering Lion, Devonshire Productions and Aircraft Pictures are among the 21 Canadian prodcos heading to the OMDC’s feature co-financing event.

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Photo gallery: CFC in L.A.

Conquering Lion Pictures’ Damon D’Oliveira and Clement Virgo were honoured at the star-studded event.

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In Brief: Montreal’s new VR studio; CFC honours Conquering Lion

Global creative studio Framestore is expanding its operations in Canada, APTN launches two new series, plus more news.

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Deals: Super Channel, Proper, Blue Ant, Buck

Super Channel extends its deal with Starz Worldwide Distribution while Blue Ant sells a slew of series into the U.S. market, including Rebel Without a Kitchen (pictured).

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Deals: PNP, MCE, 9 Story, Beyond

PNP acquires the Canadian rights to the Nicole Kidman-starrer Strangerland and more deals of the week.

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Conquering Lion options new Lawrence Hill novel

Following the success of its Book of Negroes adaptation, the Toronto-based prodco is teaming up with Hill again to adapt his upcoming novel into a feature film.