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Canadian animated films vie for Oscar noms

The Breadwinner and Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming are among 26 titles submitted in the animated feature film category.

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TIFF ’17: Chaos, ‘bad ass women’ dominant themes

TIFF artistic director Cameron Bailey and CEO Piers Handling discuss the 2017 lineup and the decision to cut its programming by 20%.

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TIFF ’17: Long Time Running gets gala treatment

The only other Canadian project announced today is the Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg copro The Breadwinner, which will world premiere in the special presentations section.

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On the Slate: Aircraft Pictures

With production close to wrapping on two animated features, the company is fine-tuning a cross-border development slate with a view to finding success in evolving markets.

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Mercury Filmworks, Cartoon Saloon launch Irish studio

The Canadian and Irish companies have launched Lighthouse Studios, a new Kilkenny-based prodco expected to create 140-plus jobs in the next three years.

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Guru Studio boards The Breadwinner

Production on the Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg copro started last month.

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Production underway on The Breadwinner

The Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg coproduction is scheduled to be finished by summer 2017.

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Angelina Jolie Pitt boards The Breadwinner

The copro from Aircraft Pictures, Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon and Luxembourg’s Melusine Productions is based on a young adult novel of the same name.

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OMDC puts producers on fast-track to screen adapations

Relationships mean everything in film and TV, and match-maker OMDC’s From Page To Screen mixer is where many start.