TORONTO — Canada’s National Film Board is in talks with potential partners for a global, multiplatform service dedicated to documentary film and content, NFB topper Tom Perlmutter told Variety in…
Roman Kroitor, who helped develop the Canada-spawned documentary genre of direct cinema -- similar to cinema verite -- and developed the Imax giantscreen format at the National Film Board's Montreal…
TORONTO -- First Run Features has scooped U.S. rights to Swiss-Canadian director and cinematographer Peter Mettler's "The End of Time," a docu exploring the concept of time, it was announced Thursday.
Over nearly 75 years, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has established one of the world's most enviable track records among animation support orgs, earning two more Oscar noms in the shorts…
Pierre Juneau, who brought in key regulations supporting homegrown TV and music production in Canada, died on Tuesday. He was 89.
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