Articles Tagged ‘Vancouver’



Xbox’s Elan Lee: ‘You have to grab for something a little unexpected’

INTERACTIVESTREAM

From Vancouver’s Merging Media 5, Xbox’s chief design officer (and augmented reality game pioneer) reveals the three rules that underpin his storytelling strategy.



Corner Gas production execs Brent Haynes and Louise Clark reunite

TV

The former Comedy Network topper inks a first-look deal with Lark Productions. (Corner Gas cast pictured)



California signs new $330 million tax credit program into law

FILM

The new incentives pot is up sharply from $100 million in annual funding.



Lionsgate looks to up its global game

FILM

Following a positive Q1 earnings report last week, the Vancouver-based mini-studio announces the relocation of its international sales division.



Rainmaker ups recruiting game with new position

FILMTV

Tara Kemes (pictured) is the Vancouver animation studio’s new VP culture and talent, as the company searches for artists and techies for two films in production.



Canada continues to wrest film, TV work from California: report

FILM

The California Film Commission blames Canada as it releases its latest annual progress report on the state’s film and TV tax credit program.



How the Vancouver film industry went from bust to boom

FILMINTERACTIVE

“The feeling of the business is quite positive. There is a lot of activity and has been for some time,” Creative B.C. president and CEO Richard Brownsey told Playback.



Vancouver’s Method Studios hires Bill Tlusty

FILM

The visual effects unit of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group named the former Rhythm & Hues exec to supervise operations in Vancouver.



Sony Pictures Imageworks moves head office to Vancouver

FILM

The relocation from Los Angeles underscores the appeal of British Columbia’s digital and animation tax credits to international VFX giants.



Lionsgate posts lower fourth quarter earnings, revenue

FILM

The Vancouver-based mini-studio missed on analyst estimates for its latest financial period.

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