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He Hated Pigeons

Canadian Cinema Editors reveals 2016 award nominees

Among the editors nominated are Bryan Atkinson for Closet Monster and Maureen Grant for He Hated Pigeons.

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Jamie M. Dagg wins Claude Jutra Award

The prize recognizes an outstanding debut from a first-time filmmaker. (Pictured, L to R: River DP Adam Marsden, director/writer Dagg and star Rossif Sutherland.)

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WFF ’15: Jamie M. Dagg’s River takes home three prizes

The Canada-Laos copro was the big winner at the 15th edition of the festival, which wrapped Sunday.

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River, Le Mirage added to WFF lineup

The Canadian doc When Elephants were Young will also have its world bow at Whistler, with Jason R. Goode’s Numb to close the festival. (Le Mirage pictured.)

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Jamie Dagg shoots debut feature River in Laos

Rossif Sutherland (pictured) and Sarah Botsford star in what the producers claim is the first North American movie to shoot in Laos.

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XYZ Films takes NA sales rights to Jamie Dagg’s River

The indie thriller from RedLab Digital and Know Rules Media is set to shoot in Laos and Thailand in January 2015.