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Robert Greenblatt at the Banff World Media Festival 2018

Photo Gallery: 2018 Banff World Media Festival

Missed the 2018 Banff World Media Festival? See the Rockie Award winners, panelists and global media leaders here.

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New Metric Media to receive Banff’s innovative producer award

Exec producer Sheila Hockin and Game of Thrones director Jeremy Podeswa are also among the festival’s award winners.

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Dark Blue Girl sweeps VIWIFF

Writer/director Mascha Schilinski’s feature took home best feature and best direction, among other awards, at the Vancouver women’s film fest.

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TIFF revises controversial ‘Telluride’ premiere policy

The festival has amended its 2014 policy restricting films that screened at other fests (primarily Telluride) from premieres in its prestigious first four days.

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Alberta juices local production fund with new dollars

Alberta has bolstered its Multimedia Development Fund and is expected to tell the Banff World Media Festival this week that a long-awaited Calgary film and TV studio is to be built.