Rick LeGuerrier

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The Phantoms nabs intl Emmy kids award nod

(UDPATED) The TV movie from Dream Street Pictures follows the aftermath of a 2008 accident that claimed the lives of seven New Brunswick teenagers.

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Sudz Sutherland’s The Phantoms promises cathartic TV for Canadians

The three-hanky TV movie from the CBC is less about whether a ragtag bunch of high school basketball players win or lose, but how a small New Brunswick town turns true-life tragedy into unlikely triumph.

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CBC documentary confronts TV hypersexualizing young girls

Maureen Palmer, director of Sext up Kids, tells Playback Daily that mass media is creating unsavoury role models for young women.