CineFocus Canada

Bates Motel

Weekly roundup: nominations, premieres and festival news

Included in this week’s briefs are Canadian nominations for the Webby Awards and news that B.C.-serviced U.S. production Bates Motel (pictured) has been renewed by A&E Network.

Green Heroes

Green Heroes go to MIP

Joan Prowse sees green in webisodes. Lots of it.


Green Heroes go viral

Cross-platform series Green Heroes from indie producer Cinefocus Canada aims not only to turn 24 two-to-three minute webisodes into six half-hour episodes for TVO, but save the planet one story at a time.