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Season two of Burden of Truth underway

The Kristin Kreuk-starrer has cameras rolling in Winnipeg ahead of its U.S. debut on the CW later this month, with some new faces behind the camera and in the writers’ room.

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Telefilm distributes $3M across four Indigenous features

Michelle Latimer’s Forgotten and Loretta Todd’s Monkey Beach are among the selected projects.

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Field of Vision launches doc fellowship

Rise director Michelle Latimer is one of four filmmakers selected for the year-long program.

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Indigenous voices rising: Michelle Latimer

Following the world premiere of her short Nuuca at TIFF, the Rise filmmaker talks finding wide audiences for Indigenous content.

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imagineNATIVE launches ‘mini-lab’ for producers

Michelle Latimer (pictured) and two others have been selected to take part in the inaugural lab for Indigenous film producers.

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NFB premieres Aboriginal short film series

The shorts will screen as part of the Aboriginal Pavilion festival being held alongside the Pan Am Games. (Caroline Monnet’s Mobilize pictured.)

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Mukerji, Latimer docs among Shaw Media-Hot Docs grantees

Michelle Latimer’s Forgotten: The Freedom Project is among the seven projects supported in the latest round of financing from the fund. (Latimer pictured)

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Dinner and (six) movies with Melissa Leo

The Oscar-winning actress tells Playback about giving feedback notes to six scripts from the inaugural Punk Films Femmes Lab participants.

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How Ingrid Veninger’s ‘sisterhood’ spawned 6 scripts in 6 months

Now six Punk Films Femmes Lab participants have a date with Oscar winner Melissa Leo, who has first dibs on their creative output.

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imagineNATIVE names script lab winners

Four winners were selected from a total of 37 submissions.

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Cameras roll on Michelle Latimer’s latest short

Writer-director Latimer plans to submit her short film The Underground to Cannes.

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Six women named for inaugural Punk Films Femmes Lab

“This lab is about women that want to take big risks in their creativity, and in their writing,” indie filmmaker Ingrid Veninger told Playback.