Filmmaker and star Stefano Gallo reveals his (distribution) hand and talks about the release strategy behind the poker-based thriller, opening theatrically on Dec. 4.
Little Charmers (pictured) picks up two new broadcasters and three licensing agents, and more deals of the week.
The Toronto-based distributor has also signed on as a production partner for the remainder of the nearly finished feature.
Raven Banner Entertainment has acquired the Canadian rights to Mission to Lars (pictured), plus more deals of the week.
The specialty label of Raven Banner has acquired the Canadian rights to the Ciro Guerra feature.
The deal between Vancouver’s Luchagore Productions and Raven Banner was made at Fantasia Film Festival.
Lionsgate and Hasbro are turning Monopoly into a feature film, and more deals of the week.
The Toronto-based distributor has secured the Canadian rights to the Adam Brooks- and Matthew Kennedy-directed horror comedy.
Director Richard Boddington (pictured) on why the direct-to-DVD model has worked well for his family-orientated Against the Wild series.
Playback‘s Sundance blogger Alan Bacchus talks to Daniel Bekerman of Scythia Films about The Witch (pictured), coproduced with NY-based Parts and Labor.
UBCP/ACTRA Awards - A friendly lip-synch competition proves that B.C. performers are triple-threats. Photo credit: UBCP PHOTO/Geoff Howe