In a bid to maintain its status as a global production center, Vancouver has enlisted the help of a London transplant, industry veteran David Shepheard, by appointing him as the city's first-ever…
Canada and New Zealand today signed a co-production treaty that will allow enhanced film and TV industry cooperation between the two English-speaking territories. The pact comes at a time when New…
It’s a bit of a coming home for Neil Young: The Canadian-born rock veteran launched its Pono music player in his home country in cooperation with local drugstore chain London Drugs Monday. Young’s…
SAN SEBASTIAN – Mexico looks set to institute new quality controls on the now dozens of its films which draw down tax-break finance, Jorge Sánchez, director of the IMCINE Mexican Film Institute…
SAN SEBASTIAN – "Octavio is Dead," "American Music" and "X Quiniento" are among projects being brought to the San Sebastian Festival by an 11-strong delegation of Canadian producers. Led by Telefilm…
Canada, one of the first jurisdictions to offer incentives for stand-alone post-production, also provides breaks for visual effects, animation and, of course, filming. Recent productions benefiting…
Films to be considered as local content in both countries
India and Canada have signed a bilateral audiovisual co-production agreement.
PARIS– Underscoring the consistent appeal of tightly-budgeted elevated genre projects in Europe, Regine Abadia’s psychological suspenser “Gashes Upon Walls” and Rob Drummond-penned zombie pic…
Tom Perlmutter is stepping down as National Film Board chair and government film commissioner effective the end of this year, it was announced in a statement issued by the NFB Dec. 10. The news comes…
Not long ago it seemed that Vancouver was facing a significant production slowdown. Some companies closed, or, like Rockstar Games, left in pursuit of better incentives elsewhere.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History