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Cold Deck

Coming Soon: Cold Deck

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.

Copied from Kidscreen - Little Charmers

Deals: Much, Corus, MTV, Raven Banner

Little Charmers (pictured) picks up two new broadcasters and three licensing agents, and more deals of the week.

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Raven Banner picks up Crabs

The Toronto-based distributor has also signed on as a production partner for the remainder of the nearly finished feature.

Mission to Lars

Deals: Raven Banner, Corus, Distribution360, 9 Story

Raven Banner Entertainment has acquired the Canadian rights to Mission to Lars (pictured), plus more deals of the week.

Embrace of the Serpent

Northern Banner picks up Embrace of the Serpent

The specialty label of Raven Banner has acquired the Canadian rights to the Ciro Guerra feature.

El Gigante

Raven Banner boards El Gigante

The deal between Vancouver’s Luchagore Productions and Raven Banner was made at Fantasia Film Festival.


Deals: Lionsgate, Food Net, Guru, Factory 25

Lionsgate and Hasbro are turning Monopoly into a feature film, and more deals of the week.

The Editor

Raven Banner picks up The Editor

The Toronto-based distributor has secured the Canadian rights to the Adam Brooks- and Matthew Kennedy-directed horror comedy.

Jeri and Richard

Home entertainment is sweet for Against the Wild franchise

Director Richard Boddington (pictured) on why the direct-to-DVD model has worked well for his family-orientated Against the Wild series.

The Witch

Scythia Films copro The Witch sells to A24 at Sundance

Playback‘s Sundance blogger Alan Bacchus talks to Daniel Bekerman of Scythia Films about The Witch (pictured), coproduced with NY-based Parts and Labor.