Paul Scherzer

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Coming soon: Coconut Hero

How the Canada/Germany coproduction, which opens today in Toronto, stayed true to its Northern Ontario roots.

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Capital Motion picks up Unleashed!, Anjar

The two documentaries are the latest titles added to the recently launched distributor’s slate (Unleashed! pictured).


Canadian doc The Manor earns special mention in Karlovy Vary

Shawney Cohen’s film (pictured) about a family running a Guelph strip club had its world premiere at this year’s Hot Docs film festival.

Film reels (Photo: Lisa Eglinton, Flickr Creative Commons)

Six Island co-production receives IDFA’s Jan Vrijman Fund

The Canada-Tunisia-France feature doc was one of 20 projects chosen for the international grant, which supports doc filmmakers in developing countries.