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Giacamo Giannotti

Production begins in Toronto on Acquainted

The feature, directed by Natty Zavitz, is the first project from Giacomo Gianniotti (pictured) and Jonathan Keltz’s prodco, Fired Up Studios.

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TIFF announces 2015 Studio participants

Floyd Kane and Karen Shaw were among the producers chosen for the skill development and networking program.

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Former Canadian Power Rangers actor makes feature debut

Matt Sadowski (pictured) is directing Pretend We’re Kissing in Toronto after securing financing from Telefilm Canada.

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Patch Town begins production, unveils cast

Lisa Ray (pictured) and Julian Richings topline the dark comedy from director-producer Craig Goodwill and producer David Sparkes, which begins shooting in Toronto on Jan. 9.

Whistler Film Festival

Whistler Film Fest unveils plans for ShortWork Lab

The Dec. 1 workshop will include the short film award pitch, which sees five aspiring filmmakers vie for a $15,000 cash prize and ‘in-kind’ services of up to $100,000 to be used to complete their project.