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When Jews Were Funny named best Canadian feature at TIFF

Alan Zweig’s documentary, which probes the origins of Jewish comedy, earned a $30,000 prize.


How indie film Empire of Dirt saw the light of day

Director Peter Stebbings (pictured, right) talks to Playback about how making a follow up to his debut feature film Defendor raised it’s own tough challenges.

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Angel Entertainment launches factual TV arm

The Saskatoon-based indie will produce The Other Side, a co-pro with Toronto-based RedCloud Studios, as its inaugural program.