Paul Scherzer

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Coming soon: Coconut Hero

How the Canada/Germany coproduction, which opens today in Toronto, stayed true to its Northern Ontario roots.

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Capital Motion picks up Unleashed!, Anjar

The two documentaries are the latest titles added to the recently launched distributor’s slate (Unleashed! pictured).

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Canadian doc The Manor earns special mention in Karlovy Vary

Shawney Cohen’s film (pictured) about a family running a Guelph strip club had its world premiere at this year’s Hot Docs film festival.

Film reels (Photo: Lisa Eglinton, Flickr Creative Commons)

Six Island co-production receives IDFA’s Jan Vrijman Fund

The Canada-Tunisia-France feature doc was one of 20 projects chosen for the international grant, which supports doc filmmakers in developing countries.