The National Film Board, Canada's public film producer and distrib, has bowed YouTube channel Screening Room to increase exposure for its library of animated shorts.
Banff World Television Festival exec director Jennifer Harkness will step down at the end of July after three years to pursue opportunities in New York.
"Ed's Up!," the series starring Barenaked Ladies co-frontman Ed Robertson, is going international.
Global TV's former Washington bureau chief and White House correspondent Troy Reeb has been appointed senior VP of news and current affairs at Global's parent company Canwest, the Canadian…
The Just for Laughs Toronto Festival has added Andre-Phillipe Gagnon, Shaun Majunder, Robert Schimmel, Robert Klein, Larry Miller and "The Daily Show's" John Oliver to its lineup of hosted Gala…
The all-Canadian WWI drama "Passchendaele" will open the 33rd Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 4.
Vancouver heavy-rock quartet Hedley took home trophies for overall video, director, cinematography (for "For the Nights I Can't Remember") and MuchLOUD rock video (for "She's So Sorry") at the 19th…
Danish duo Thomas Glud and Lars Wass' "Getting Out" (Vaek fra spajald), about a teenager's shot at TV fame, won the C$5,000 ($4,880) audience award at the 14th Worldwide Short Film Festival on Sunday…
Michaelle McLean, director of the Toronto Documentary Forum, the two-day market and pitching event hosted by Hot Docs, announced Monday she is stepping down after nine years.
Despite fragmented TV viewership, the aftermath of the U.S. writers' strike and Canuck producers' concerns about changes to government funding sources, the mood -- as well as attendance -- was up at…
More than $50,000 was awarded to producers pitching their works as this year's 29th Banff World Television Festival, which boasted a record 1,500 registered delegates, as it wound down Wednesday.