BANFF — Family films are getting a boost from Canada, with the announcement Tuesday at the Banff Media Festival that federal government film and TV funder Telefilm Canada and Canuck media and…
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Longtime Hollywood exec Eric Doctorow is launching Random Media to produce and acquire films and other programming primarily for the home entertainment market, and has signed a multi-year…
Telefilm Canada has signed up to promote Vancouver-based CineCoup Film Accelerator’s million-dollar indie filmmaking competition. Telefilm, the cultural agency devoted to supporting the Canadian…
Canadian producers Impact Future Media and Equinoxe Films are partnering on a John McAfee biopic tentatively titled "Running in the Background."
The German Federal Film Fund (DFFF) film subsidy has given visual effects a seat at the incentives table for the next three-year cycle beginning 2013. Effects work done in Germany will qualify for…
TORONTO -- Canadian commercial broadcaster CTV has ordered the original digital-only series "Backpackers" from Toronto's Smokebomb Entertainment, Shaftesbury's digital media division, the companies…
A sobering series of conversations with reporters and photographers who have found themselves caught in physical and moral war zones, "Under Fire" reckons with its subject in straightforward but…
Spanish telco colossus Telefonica has announced a plan to establish a $1 billion fund for investments in the telecommunication, media and Internet sectors.
The Canadian film industry breathed a collective sigh of relief Wednesday when Pierre DesRoches, the highly respected executive director of federal funder Telefilm Canada, had his contract renewed.