Harold Greenberg Fund

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Viewers Choice closure reverberates at HG Fund

The loss of the pay-per-view channel’s contribution has meant changes in the Harold Greenberg Fund’s financing strategy, says John Galway, president, English-language program.

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Stephen Dunn’s Closet Monster starts production on the Rock

The Rhombus Media and Best Boy-produced film is the first feature from up-and-coming director Dunn.

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Harold Greenberg Fund gets shorty

Four filmmaker teams will receive $32,000 each to support the production of short film projects through HGF’s Shorts-to-Features program.

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Which projects moved forward: HGF part two

Following Monday’s announcement, Playback looks at how much the Harold Greenberg Fund invested in this round and which projects moved forward from the last.

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Harold Greenberg Fund invests $700K in latest round

Selected projects include feature films from directors Jeffrey St. Jules, Jefferson Moneo and Alain Descrochers.

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Harold Greenberg Fund shorts program expanded

This year’s edition of the Shorts-to-Feature program will see more projects supported with more cash.

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Forty script projects receive Harold Greenberg Fund coin

Announced from Prime Time in Ottawa, screenwriter and producer Suzette Couture is also named co-chair of the financier’s board of directors.

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Blog: Pirates, Paradise and a ‘Hit’ at Slamdance

Taking in some of the fest’s buzzworthy docs and checking out Dane Clark and Linsey Stewart’s I Put a Hit on You at the Slamdance festival.

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Blog: Dispatches from Sundance

Alan Bacchus takes the pulse of the indie film scene at Sundance in the first of a series of blogs from the U.S. film festival.

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Michel Houle replaces Rock Demers at Harold Greenberg Fund

The industry consultant (pictured) becomes president of the French-language program and co-chair of the board of directors of the Harold Greenberg Fund.

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Harold Greenberg Fund goes short with $120,000 for calling card films

The pay TV fund is backing three director/producer teams with the potential to turn shorts into possible features.

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Inside Maxime Desmons’ Telefilm-backed micro-budget feature

Sally Karam and Damon D’Oliveira are producing and exec producing, respectively, What We Have, the first feature from Telefilm’s micro-budget production program (Desmons pictured).