Being Canadian


Being Canadian lands WGA Award nod

The Canada/U.S. copro from Robert Cohen had its world bow at the 2015 edition of Hot Docs.


Telefilm launches ‘Cool’ film tour in U.S.

The “Canada Cool” tour will bring Canadian films not yet in U.S. distribution to niche American exhibitors. (Being Canadian pictured.)


Building buzz for Being Canadian

eOne EVP Mark Slone discusses the distribution strategy for Rob Cohen’s documentary, which includes sponsor partnerships with the likes of Tim Hortons.

Copied from Realscreen - Hot Docs marquee. Photo: Paul Galipeau

Being Canadian, Bolivian Case to have world premieres at Hot Docs

Robert Cohen’s film about national identity and Violeta Ayala’s drug smuggling doc will screen alongside Sundance-award winners (T)ERROR and How to Change the World.


Weekly roundup: Premieres, mentorship and financing news

Today’s package of briefs includes the Canadian films premiering at Toronto’s Italian Contemporary Film Festival later this summer (Real Gangsters pictured).