“Felix and Meira, an unconventional love story between a lonely Montreal man and a married Hasidic Jewish mother, emerged the big winner at the Whistler Film Fest awards brunch Dec. 7, sweeping up…
Whistler Film Festival
Of the 41 features screening at this year's Whistler Film Festival, 11 are world premieres, setting a significant precedent for the sprocket opera as it enters its 14th year. Though the event does…
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…
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.