South African investigative journalist Liz Fish will receive the inaugural David Suzuki Green Producer Award at the Banff World Media Festival's Rockies industry awards lunch next week, the fest…
Multimedia powerhouse Bell Media is adding 16 new U.S. shows to its CTV and CTV Two networks' fall 2011 slates, CTV programming and sports president Phil King announced Wednesday morning in advance…
Bell Media, owner of Canada's top network CTV and 29 cable channels, has launched Bell Benefits, a CAN$100 million ($103.1 million) programming investment to support new scripted dramas, comedies…
Lisa Kudrow will receive the inaugural Award of Excellence in Digital Media at the Banff World Media Festival's Interactive Rockies, it was announced Tuesday.
Shaw Media is pumping up Global TV's fall primetime slate with a dozen new U.S. titles.
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…