British Columbia's labor unions and a subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Canada have muscled onto the board of Intl. Keystone Entertainment via a $3.5 million private placement.
Launched Thursday on the American Stock Exchange, Peace Arch Entertainment raised $3.75 million in the initial public offering for its expanding television slate here.
Construction of Canada's largest film and television production complex at Vancouver Film Studios was announced Monday by premier Glen Clark of British Columbia.
Faced with a rising outcry from Hollywood over runaway movie and television production, Canucks are digging in to protect the lucrative business they have lured north of the border.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%