On the heels of its film "The Fifth Estate" launching the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, Participant Media topper Jeff Skoll has offered a thoroughly bulllish vision of how his nine-year-old company…
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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…
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…
Core Media Group is moving into scripted series production through a venture with Noreen Halpern’s Halfire Entertainment banner. Deal calls for Core, the Apollo Global-backed production and rights…
Canadian producers Impact Future Media and Equinoxe Films are partnering on a John McAfee biopic tentatively titled "Running in the Background."
The city of Los Angeles has charged a Canadian national with 32 criminal counts for allegedly cheating aspiring actors out of funds through an immigration visa scam.
Michael Eisner's new distribution pact with Universal goes a long way toward furthering his efforts to raise a production fund.
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…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
It took two years for the Producers Guild of America to approve a transmedia credit. Two years later, it's finally expected to become a fixture on film credits.
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…