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Why CraveTV didn’t have a problem with Letterkenny

As production starts on Bell Media’s adaptation of Jared Keeso’s Letterkenny Problems, Mike Cosentino and New Metric Media discuss translating the web series for TV(ish).

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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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Simon Davidson beats the odds to debut The Odds at TIFF

The Vancouver filmmaker says he feels like he won the lottery by seeing his first feature land a slot in the festival’s Canada First! sidebar.