After 10 years with Thunderbird Film, co-founder and prexy Michael Shepard is exiting the Vancouver-based TV production, distribution and rights management company to launch Mindset Television.
NBCUniversal Intl. has come aboard as distributor for new Canuck cop show "Motive," filming in Vancouver.
Lucky breaks were a hot topic at Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch talk at Canada's Whistler Film Festival. Five of the screenwriters chatted with Variety exec editor Steven Gaydos Saturday, along…
The 12th Whistler Film Fest wrapped on Sunday with a brunch honoring Variety's Top 10 Screenwriters to Watch and the annual Borsos Awards.
On the heels of the closure of several gaming studios in Vancouver, Microsoft has launched Black Tusk Studios, which will focus on developing triple-A games.
Whistler Film Fest aiming for greater international stature
Live-action crews warm to transplanted digital artists
Diverse locations suit CW's superhero skein
Vancouver Mayor pushes tax incentive for tentpoles
The Whistler Film Fest will host for the first time Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch, presented with Amazon Studios. Honorees are Katie Dippold ("The Heat"); Patrick Aison ("Wunderkind"); Reid…
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