After five days of screening, industry panels, and tributes to the likes of Richard Dreyfuss, Melissa Leo, and Jason Priestley, the 13th annual Whistler Film Festival culminated in an awards brunch…
Whistler Film Festival
There's a wave of consolidation moving through Canada's media landscape. Regulators on both sides of the Canada-U.S. border are split on whether this can be a good thing.
Finding Mr. Right? Hard. Finding the winning formula to a hit romantic comedy? Harder.
Variety has selected its 10 Actors to Watch list, unveiling a diverse group of thesps whom the publication's editors believe to be on the brink of big things. Profiles of the actors will appear in…
Lucky breaks were a hot topic at Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch talk at Canada's Whistler Film Festival. Five of the screenwriters chatted with Variety exec editor Steven Gaydos Saturday, along…
The Whistler Film Festival announced Friday the winners of its inaugural China Canada Gateway Film Script Competition, which saw 13 writer-producer teams pitch their co-pro projects to top Chinese…
Live-action crews warm to transplanted digital artists
Under new programmer, sprocket opera mixes awards season fare with challenging indies.
Whistler Film Fest aiming for greater international stature
TORONTO - Michael McGowan's "Still," starring James Cromwell as a feisty 88-year-old battling bureaucrats while building a house for his ailing wife, will open the 2012 Whistler Film Festival and…