Animation & vfx studios, pols weighing options for artists
Sector seeks subsidy parity as other regions snatch jobs
Nerd Corps, Atomic Cartoons selling animation to world markets
Richard Dreyfuss is set to star in Jason Priestley's road trip comedy, "Cas and Dylan."
VANCOUVER -- Lauren Lee Smith ("The Listener") and Jennifer Beals ("The L Word," "Lie to Me") have joined writer-director Terry Miles' indie pic, "Cinemanovel."
VANCOUVER -- The Canadian Film Center today bowed the Telefilm Canada Comedy Exchange program in collaboration with the Just for Laughs Group.
VANCOUVER Canada's Rainmaker Entertainment has sold its animation studio to Beijing-based animation company, Xing Xing Digital, which will take over Rainmaker's $7 million debt and real estate leases.
Digital Domain, the vfx and animation giant based in Venice, Calif., has tapped Jason Dowdeswell as head of production at its Vancouver, B.C. studio.
VANCOUVER -- Digital Domain Media Groupis set to make its animated pic debut in co-production with China.
For a shingle with a narrow specialty, North Vancouver-based Joker Films is certainly diverse.
VANCOUVER -- Jeffery Wright is replacing Forest Whitaker in the thriller "A Single Shot," which is co-produced by Unified Pictures and B.C.-based Bron Films ("Janie Jones").