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John Tory to promote Toronto film, TV industries in India

The Toronto mayor will participate in a keynote discussion with Deepa Mehta at the FICCI Frames media convention in Mumbai.

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eOne’s Peppa Pig launches on Nick Jr. India

The global entertainment studio is also prepping for the retail launch of the brand in the country.

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Whistler ’14: Global stories key for Canada-India copro success

“We need to go beyond including one Canadian and one Indian character,” Bollywood director Deepa Sahi told a Whistler Film Festival panel on India-Canada coproductions.

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Hot Docs to spotlight documentaries from India

The Made In program spotlight comes as Hot Docs’ Chris McDonald and 14 indie producers head to India as part of a trade mission this month.

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B.C. appoints special envoy for film to India

Arjun Sablok, a Canadian director/actor based out of Mumbai, will serve as an ambassador for the B.C. film industry in India.

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Canada, India coproduction treaty comes into effect

The long-awaited agreement will see the Canadian and Indian film industries collaborate on projects, with local directors expected to make more movies in the Asian market.

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Canada, India sign coproduction treaty

Both countries will now see respective filmmakers tap subsidies and tax credits on offer to coproduction partners.

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OMDC and Telefilm lead India mission to drum up copros

The week-long visit, which starts today, will make stops in Mumbai, Goa and at major Bollywood studios and facilities.

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Canada takes one more step to India co-production treaty

Canada has taken another step towards a possible official film and TV co-production agreement with India by launching an online consultation of its co-production treaty on audiovisual content.