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Jacob Tierney reteams with Jay Baruchel for Baseballissimo

The indie feature is about a young Canadian baseball player in an Italian coastal town (Tierney pictured).

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Whistler Film Fest announces jurors, China spotlight

Jacob Tierney, Sarah Gadon and Shirley Vercruysse among the industry names to adjudicate competitions for the 11th annual festival.

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Canadian Comedy Awards nominees announced

Nomination submissions were up 86% from last year and two new public voting categories added.

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Incendies dominates Genies with eight trophies

Quebec confirmed its dominance of Canadian film Thursday night after Incendies cleaned up at the Genies, taking eight trophies, including best film and best director for Denis Villeneuve.

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Rendez-vous fest opens with Lafleur’s En terrains connus

North America’s largest showcase of Quebec film, the 29th annual Rendez-vous du cinema quebecois unspooled last night with the Canadian premiere of award-winning helmer Stephane Lafleur’s En terrains connus (Familiar Ground).

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Magnolia grabs Good Neighbours for US

Magnolia Films has acquired all US rights to Jacob Tierney’s Good Neighbours.

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Atlantic Film Fest’s Cancon kicks off with Whirligig

Hometown director Chaz Thorne’s Whirligig will kick off the Atlantic Film Festival’s Canadian film offerings on Sept. 17, organizers said Tuesday.

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Baruchel and Tierney share stage at Hall of Fame

Two new awards will be handed out at this year’s Canadian Film and Television Hall of Fame: the Audi Performance Award and the Panavision Award.