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In brief: Netflix taps Mississauga native for Mindy Kaling series

Plus: RBC reveals the finalists for its short film pitch competition at the Gimli Film Festival and Shredders of Metal sets its rockin’ return date.

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In Brief: Phil King named Canada lead for Sony Pictures

The former CTV president takes on an added role as SPT moves toward a territory management model, plus more.

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Erika Ulrich nabs Gimli Film Fest’s pitch prize

The Manitoba fest awarded Ulrich’s Palm House (Eternal Youth) $10,000 in production funds, and also honoured filmmaker Guy Maddin.

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In Brief: ABC orders Cameron’s Ten Days, JFL pitch winner announced

The ABC series will star Kyra Sedgwick (pictured), while in other news of the week, two Canadian titles will premiere at Fantastic Fest and JFL picks its pitch winners.

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Gimli Film Fest pitch competition finalists named

Finalists for the Manitoba festival’s emerging filmmaker competition include Ian Bawa and Rowan Gray.

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Gimli names competition finalists

Filmmakers including Jared Adams and Alex Kristiansen will pitch their short film concept to a panel at the Gimli Film Festival for a chance to win $10,000 in funding.

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Artist by Night wins $20,000 MTS pitch competition

Manitoba filmmaker Kelly-Anne Reiss receives a licence fee production deal with MTS Stories from Home at the Gimli Film Festival.

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NSI partners with Gimli Film Festival for shorts programming

The Manitoba festival will include a program featuring recently-completed shorts from local Manitoba producers.

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Web series wins Rogers Pitch at Gimli

A vampire-themed web series snags the $10,000 pitch prize at the Gimli Film Festival.

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On Screen Manitoba, Rogers launch $10,000 pitch competition

Taking place during the Gimli Film Festival this summer, the competition winner will take home a $10,000 development deal with Rogers.

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Ashton to top Gimli Film Fest

The Gimli Film Festival has appointed Cheryl Ashton as its new festival director.