WFF12

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My Awkward Sexual Adventure wins Whistler audience award

Sean Garrity’s latest film, which bowed in Toronto, also screened as part of the Borsos competition in Whistler.

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David Mortin’s metaphoric Mad Ship premieres in Whistler

Director David Mortin told Playback that the film is as much a study of a man’s great optimism and ruined dreams as an ode to indie filmmaking.

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Kate Melville’s Picture Day takes Borsos award in Whistler

The rookie feature director’s coming-of-age story won the top $15,000 prize for best Canadian feature at the West Coast festival.

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Whistler Film Fest adds star wattage

The festival also named Canadian producer Martin Katz, actor/director Helen Shaver and actors Rachelle Lefevre and Liane Balaban to the Borsos jury for best Canadian feature.

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Whistler unveils industry program for fest-goers

Panels on China, international TV co-productions, visual effects and online video will be talking points at the mountain festival.

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WFF announces China-Canada script competition finalists

A total of 12 writer/producer teams will pitch their scripts to a panel of international experts and Chinese production companies at the festival’s industry summit, with up to $15 million in financing on the table.