Canadian Film Needs More Broadcaster Support

December 10, 2018
Canadian Film Needs More Broadcaster Support

Emily Harris, President of Canadian Association of Film Distributors and Exporters (CAFDE), spoke before the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage in Ottawa last week. While Canadian …

Paul Lewis Named Conference Director for WCSFP

November 28, 2018
Paul Lewis Named Conference Director for WCSFP

Veteran factual and documentary television executive, Paul Lewis, has been named conference director for the World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP). The annual conference, …

Netflix Commissions First Quebec Feature

November 28, 2018
Netflix Commissions First Quebec Feature

Netflix has commissioned its first Quebec feature film. The unnamed project, to be released as a Netflix Original, will be directed by Patrice Laliberté, co-founder of the production company Couronne …

Federal Government’s Fall Economic Statement

November 26, 2018
Federal Government’s Fall Economic Statement

The Federal government’s Fall Economic Statement included a proposal to invest $14.6 million over five-years towards the creation of a new Francophone digital platform with TV5Monde public broadcasters. TV5Monde, launched in 1986, broadcasts French-language programming in a …

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