Canada's broadcast regulator is not going to force Netflix Canada to help finance Canadian programming -- at least not for now.
Thanks to provincial tax incentives, Hollywood producers have flocked to Canada. Now, ironically, reductions in funding from the federal government may make the nation a less hospitable place for its…
Canuck pubcaster CBC and the public film studio National Film Board of Canada will reduce staff and programs following the 10% cuts to their respective budgets announced by Prime Minister Stephen…
MONTREAL -- Canuck pubcaster CBC, federal film and TV funder Telefilm Canada and the National Film Board of Canada will all be subject to swingeing 10% budget cuts in the next three years.
When Bell Canada, the country's leading TV owner and telecom player, paid $3.4 billion to take over Montreal-based cabler Astral Media, it was a call not only for Canadian media giant Quebecor to sit…
MONTREAL -- Bell Canada, the country's leading telecom player and broadcaster, just got a lot bigger. On Friday morning, it was announced that Bell has inked a deal to take-over Montreal-based…
MONTREAL -- The Toronto Film Festival announced Wednesday that Piers Handling's co-director Cameron Bailey has been named artistic director.
When Carolle Brabant took over as executive director of Telefilm Canada early in 2010, she promised to try to make the Canuck film and TV funder more responsive to the needs of the country's…
Writer-helmer Philippe Falardeau's "Monsieur Lazhar," which came up short in the foreign-lingo category at the Oscars, fared better at the Genie Awards, dominating the Canadian film awards in Toronto…
Canuck film funding agency Telefilm Canada announced Friday a private fund to finance homegrown filmmaking.