10 Canuck thesps ready to shine on both sides of the border
Quebec film commissioner building up Montreal shooting
Producers want options, but major investment appears unlikely
These are heady times for the Montreal film scene -- both for local filmmakers and for those who pay the rent toiling on Hollywood shoots. But the boom has come with growing pains.
MONTREAL - Turkish writer-director Ismail Gunes's "Where the Fire Burns" won the Grand prix des Americas, the top prize, at this year's edition of the Montreal World Film Festival. The fest wrapped…
Telco giant Bell Canada's $3 billion deal to swallow rival broadcaster Astral Media is facing fierce opposition from the country's TV biz.
Change may be coming to the Montreal fest scene. Last fall Francois Macerola, president of Quebec film-funding agency Sodec, proposed that the city's three main film festivals -- the Montreal World…
Toronto touts past success in giving pics a golden kickstart during kudos season.
Competing with larger fests, Montreal has carved out a niche for new talent
MONTREAL -- Thesp Greta Scacchi will be president of the jury at the 36th Montreal World Film Festival, it was announced Wednesday by fest president Serge Losique.