Canada's top advanced training institute for film, TV and new media launched its latest initiative, the CFC North-South Marketplace, at an industry-packed event Tuesday in L.A.
The economic downturn and increasing audience fragmentation is hitting advertising revenue hard at North America's broadcasters, forcing them to come up with new ways to shore up their bottom lines.
The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television's 24th Gemini Awards bestowed 87 trophies for smallscreen achievement at four industry galas held on Monday and Tuesday night.
With the first weekend of the Toronto fest over, acquisition deals have been slow to emerge.
As the Toronto Film Festival got under way Thursday with the premiere of Darwin drama "Creation" (right), skies were blue and the red carpets long, but fest organizers were needled by a few…
Canuck thesp Sarah Polley ("Mr. Nobody") will star as the 17th-century Queen of Sweden in the epic feature drama "Queen Kristina," helmed by Finland's Mika Kaurismaki ("The House of Branching Love")…
D Films, a Toronto boutique distrib that hung its shingle two weeks ago, has nabbed all Canuck rights to Toronto festival opener "Creation," it was announced Tuesday.
When it comes to landing pic rights, Canada's distribs are seceding ... and succeeding in charting their own course.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%