Following a vigorous round of buying at the May screenings, Citytv led this week's parade of Canuck network Fall 2011 announcements on Monday with a slate featuring Steven Spielberg's prehistoric…
Michal Marczak's "At the Edge of Russia" nabbed the Hot Docs Filmmakers Award, voted for by all the helmers in the official selection at the event, which wrapped its most successful round of public…
Tristan Patterson's "Dragonslayer," about a California skate-punk, nabbed best international feature and C$10,000 ($10,343), at the Hot Docs awards presentation on Friday.
Documentaries may tell the stories behind the headlines, but sometimes headlines give docus unexpected traction.
Indie docu directors in developing African countries got a major boost today with a new C$1 million fund ($1.04 million) dedicated to increasing the quality and quantity of docus produced in the…
Seventh Art Releasing has acquired North American rights to Britta Wauer's documentary "In Heaven, Underground: The Jewish Cemetery in Berlin-Weissensee" during the Hot Docs festival, the company…
Filmswelike has nabbed Canadian distribution rights to "The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye" on the eve of its Canuck preem Wednesday at the Hot Docs festival in Toronto.
Hot Docs kicked off Thursday night with Morgan Spurlock's product placement-fuelled "POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold."
Filmswelike has acquired Canadian distribution rights to Rodman Flender's docu "Conan O'Brien Can't Stop," on the eve of its international preem at the Hot Docs festival in Toronto, it was announced…
Original Prods. CEO and exec producer Thom Beers will receive the excellence in nonfiction award at the Banff World Media Festival, it was announced Thursday.
TORONTO -- Kids' TV multi-hyphenate Linda Ellerbee, who fronts "Nick News With Linda Ellerbee," will receive the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award in kids and animation at the Rockies Gala, the…