Julianna Cummins

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IPF invested $1.8M in web series in 2015: report

Of the web series projects backed in 2015, nine were English-language and five were French-language, says the Independent Production Fund’s annual report.

Stegman is Dead

Bringing Stegman is Dead to life

Winnipeg-based producer Juliette Hagopian’s innovative strategy for financing director David Hyde’s first film.


WGC Screenwriting Awards finalists named

Among this year’s finalists are three writers who penned 19-2 (pictured) episodes and Christina Ray for her work on End of Days, Inc.

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CRTC denies request to cut Cottage Life Cancon requirements

Blue Ant Media had asked the CRTC to reduce its Canadian programming exhibition requirement for the broadcast day from 80% to 50%.

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Jacques Mathieu joins V Media

Mathieu will be responsible for the programming and development of content across V Media’s various platforms.

How to Plan an Orgy

Dead Rush to get world bow at CFF

How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town (pictured) will open the 2016 Canadian Film Festival, with Director X’s Across the Line selected as the closing night film.


Gallery: An Evening with Canada’s Stars

A selection of photos from An Evening with Canada’s Stars, an event co-hosted by Telefilm, the ACCT and Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles.

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Analysts push back on Catalyst claims

The private equity firm, which is a minority shareholder in Corus, held a conference call Friday to expand upon several claims it has made in relation to the Corus-Shaw deal.

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Brie Larson wins Oscar for Canada copro Room

Pakistani-Canadian director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy also won an award for her doc short, A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness (Pakistan). (Room pictured)

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Ontario trims R&D tax credits but leaves film/TV unchanged

However, Interactive Ontario has issued a statement noting the reduction in two innovation-related tax credits is “cause for concern.”

Ice Girls

Family Channels preps Ice Girls

Everyone’s favourite ’90s figure skating champion, Elvis Stojko, will topline the March MOW.

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NSI, Telus Optik Local pact on new program

The pilot program will see select projects developed for and distributed on Telus’s OPTIK TV on Demand and its YouTube channel. (Contributing expert Annelise Larson pictured.)