Sessions 2000, the Toronto Intl. Film Festival's biz confab, has expanded its run from two days to six and will have more of an international focus this year, said Kelley Alexander, who runs the…
Confusion reigned at embattled Canuck TV producer Cinar Corp. late last week as the company tried to oust its controversial founders.
Canuck TV producer Telescene Film Group, which has been expanding rapidly over the past couple of years, has run into some big-time financing problems.
The 24th edition of the Montreal World Film Festival is light on high-profile Hollywood fare and instead focuses on well-known international auteurs and Canuck helmers.
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival unveiled several high-profile additions to its lineup Tuesday, including three new gala pics and three special presentations. Twentieth Century Fox release "Men of…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival is planning a 25th anniversary tribute in honor of seasoned British helmer Stephen Frears. Gala will take place Sept. 9 at Roy Thomson Hall with Frears and a number of…
Embattled Canuck TV producer Cinar Corp. announced Wednesday that it has hired investment bank Merrill Lynch & Co. as an adviser to explore its options, including the potential sale of all or part of…
Canuck TV producer CanWest Entertainment has inked a deal with Dutch-based TV producer-distribber Endemol Entertainment to acquire subsidiary Endemol Intl. Distribution for $100 million.
Canadian Broadcasting Corp. said Tuesday that it is trimming 235 more jobs from its English-language TV service, on top of the 175 announced earlier this year. The most recent round of…
Overall attendance hit a record 1.5 million at this year's Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, which wrapped on Sunday. Some 1.2 million folks took in the free alfresco action on St. Denist…