Jean-Marc Vallée


In Brief: Anne with an E one of Netflix’s most-binged in 2018

Plus: Canada-Ireland Codevelopment Incentive projects named, Rumble news and what’s next for Canada’s Jean-Marc Vallee.

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Awards Roundup: The Breadwinner wins at Annies

Plus: Jean-Marc Vallee picks up an award from the Directors Guild of America, and NSI names its online short film fest winners.

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Awards roundup: Winning streak continues for Handmaid’s Tale

Plus: Jean-Marc Vallee, Jeremy Podeswa and Anne director Niki Caro pick up Director’s Guild of America noms.

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Handmaid’s Tale wins big at Golden Globes

The Toronto-shot series picked up two trophies, including best dramatic television series.

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Jean-Marc Vallee, Handmaid’s Tale win Emmys

The Montreal filmmaker took home an award for Big Little Lies, while Toronto-shot The Handmaid’s Tale was a big winner of the night, setting a new benchmark for streaming services.

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Canadians nab Emmy noms

Quebec director Jean-Marc Vallee received a nod for his work on Big Little Lies, while Vikings and Alberta-shot Fargo are also up for trophies.

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Jean Marc Vallee’s Demolition sells out worldwide

VVS Films has picked up the Canadian rights, Fox Searchlight has the U.S. and other international territory rights after dealmaking by CAA and Sierra/Affinity.

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Jean-Marc Vallee to direct Janis Joplin biopic

The U.S. project Get It While You Can reunites the Canadian director with the creative team behind Dallas Buyers Club.

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Radio-Canada’s Louise Lantagne to join Attraction

The TV head at the French language pubcaster is to join the major Quebec film and TV producer Attraction Images.

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Demolition lands Jake Gyllenhaal, Naomi Watts as leads

The U.S. picture is the latest from Montreal director Jean-Marc Vallee, who is screening his Reese Witherspoon-starrer Wild in Toronto this week.


TIFF ’14: Jean-Marc Vallee plans return to French-language films

“…I have a few U.S. films back-to-back and then I’ll do my French Canadian project after that,” the Dallas Buyers Club and Wild director told Playback Daily.

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Xavier Dolan’s Mommy to screen in Telluride

The Cannes Jury Award co-winner is the lone Canadian film to screen in Utah before shifting to TIFF as a “Toronto” premiere.