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On the Slate: Brightlight Pictures

With production underway on its latest original Summer of ’84, director of development Jameson Parker discusses what’s next.

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Cameras roll on Summer of ’84

The Vancouver-shot thriller starring Rich Sommer is produced by Brightlight Pictures and Gunpowder & Sky.

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Brightlight teams with Gunpowder & Sky on feature

Horror-thriller Summer of ’84 is set to film in Vancouver this July.

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Brightlight, Myriad partner on The Kid Detective

Myriad Pictures will begin shopping the Adam Brody-starring project at next month’s European Film Market in Berlin.

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TIFF ’16: Colossal sold to unnamed Chinese buyer

The sci-fi comedy, produced by Vancouver’s Brightlight Pictures and Sayaka Productions, will have a 2017 North American release.

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Colossal added to San Sebastian lineup

The Canada/Spain copro is produced by Brightlight Pictures and Sayaka Productions. (Lead star Anne Hathaway pictured.)

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How The 9th Life of Louis Drax was born

The Canada-U.K. coproduction, to be released in September, reunites a trio of partners from 2013′s Horns.

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Status Update to start production in Vancouver

The family comedy, starring Ross Lynch, is produced by Shawn Williamson’s Vancouver-based Brightlight Pictures and L.A.-based Offspring Entertainment.

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Brightlight, MVP Entertainment launch joint venture

The two Canadian companies have partnered to build proprietary content. (Robert Frederick, president & CEO of MVP Entertainment, pictured.)

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Colossal shoot underway in Vancouver

Brightlight Pictures and Sayaka Productions, the prodcos behind the Spain/Canada copro, also announced Dan Stevens (pictured) has joined the cast.

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Brightlight, Voltage spark up sales deal

Vancouver’s Brightlight Pictures has entered a five film sales deal will L.A.-based Voltage Pictures. (Brightlight president Shawn Williamson pictured.)

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Pacific Northwest Pictures acquires Leap 4 Your Life

Gary Hawe’s Vancouver-shot mockumentary is headed straight to VOD after a festival run.