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Caroline Habib

Caroline Habib joins New Metric Media

The former director of Mongrel International will lead the prodco’s development efforts as it looks to build out its dramatic and comedy slates.

Charlotte Mickie

Charlotte Mickie to exit Mongrel International

Caroline Habib has been promoted to director of the global sales division of Mongrel Media.

Shahzad

Deals: Buck Productions, Stellar Citizens, Mongrel

Buck strikes up an international deal for two docs with Syndicado, Toronto’s Stellar Citizens options Haya Waseem’s short film Shahzad (pictured) and more deals of the week.

Schitt's Creek #1

Deals: CraveTV, Remstar, Mongrel, Netflix

Schitt’s Creek (pictured) is now streaming on Netflix Canada, and more deals of the week.

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Mongrel Int’l takes sales rights to The Tale

Mongrel International has acquired the international sales rights to the Blackbird Films feature, set to begin production this summer and starring Laura Dern (pictured).

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Canadian indie Maudie finds male lead

Ethan Hawke will star opposite Sally Hawkins in the first acquisition for Mongrel Media’s new international division.

50-year-argument

Canadian distributors in early Toronto deal-making

Blue Ice Docs and Mongrel Media have unveiled deals ahead of the Toronto festival getting underway Thursday.