The Immigrant

Scott Thompson plays Bob London in The Immigrant

Weekly roundup: Festival screenings and industry pitch competitions

This Friday’s news includes details on The Immigrant (pictured) and My Father and the Man in Black securing festival screenings in the U.S. as well as the names of pitchers at the JFL ComedyPRO conference in Montreal.

Horses of McBride

Weekly round-up: Premiere dates and awards

Horses of McBride (pictured), starring Aidan Quinn and Kari Matchett, is a CTV original movie based on a true story of residents of a small B.C. town who rescue two starving horses that will premiere Dec. 16.

CreativeEmmys-Emmy Sound Mixing Winners Christian Cooke and Brad Zoern-1

Weekly Roundup: News of awards, sales and company rebrandings

Canuck Creative Emmys winners include Deluxe editor Don Cassidy and sound re-recording mixers Chris Cooke and Brad Zoern (pictured) for History Channel mini-series Hatfields & McCoys.


CFC short film fest lineup features long list of talent

This year’s sked heavily features several Canadian fiction and animation titles, and shorts starring Canadian actresses Anna Paquin and Rachel Wilson.

Scott Thompson plays Bob London in The Immigrant

Awards round-up: NFB wins at Webbys, The Immigrant crowned best of fest in L.A.

Canadian films and filmmakers continued their winning ways last week, taking home prizes at festivals and awards ceremonies around the world.

Scott Thompson plays Bob London in The Immigrant

Short comedy The Immigrant nets world premiere in L.A.

Toronto-based director Josh Levy talks to Playback about life on the festival circuit.