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Khan nets another $25K for domestic violence doc

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation is the latest investor after an initial Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign (A Better Man pictured).

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Who got their films off the ground via Indiegogo in 2014?

Ann Marie Fleming, Attiya Khan and Jeremy Lalonde surpassed their fund-raising goals to get their film projects out of the starting blocks. (Khan doc A Better Man pictured)

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Sarah Polley, Feist back doc on violence against women

Attiya Khan has launched a crowdfunding campaign for A Better Man, which is inspired by her own experiences.

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Stories We Tell wins at WGAs

Sarah Polley’s first feature-length documentary is awarded the doc screenplay prize by the Writers Guild of America.

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Stories We Tell nominated for DGA doc prize

The Sarah Polley-directed film will vie for the Directors Guild of America’s documentary award.

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Sarah Polley nominated for Writers Guild of America award

The Toronto-based filmmaker was also recently appointed to the Order of Canada for her achievements in film and television.

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National Board of Review lauds acclaimed Polley doc

America’s National Board of Review (NBR) has named Sarah Polley’s Stories We Tell (pictured) as the best documentary of 2013.

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NYFCC hails Stories We Tell as Best Documentary

The New York Film Critics Circle has chosen Stories We Tell, from Canadian director Sarah Polley (pictured), as its best documentary of the year.

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Stories We Tell shortlisted for Oscar nomination

The Sarah Polley-helmed feature is one step closer to securing an Academy Award nomination in the Documentary Features category.

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Sarah Polley’s Stories earns IDA nod

The film, an investigation into Polley’s complicated family history, bowed at Venice in 2012, marking the beginning of a successful festival circuit run and favourable reviews internationally.

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Telefilm, Maison Birks to honour Louise Archambault, Sarah Polley, Alison Pill

In all, 10 Canadian directors and actors will be recognized as part of the inaugural Birks Diamond Tribute to the Year’s Women in Film on Sept. 11 (Louise Archambault pictured).

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Canucks invited to join U.S. Academy

Multiple Canadians have been invited to join the organization that hands out the Oscar Awards.