Ottawa, ON – February 4, 2015 – Submissions are now open for the inaugural ONE Film Festival in Ottawa, Canada. The Ottawa North East Film Festival or The ONE Film Festival is a registered not-for-profit organization created to develop and implement plans for an annual film festival. The call for submissions has been announced and represents a new opportunity for Atlantic Canadian filmmakers over the years to come.
Toronto/Montreal - January 13, 2015 – “Today we are very proud to reveal the nominees for the 2015 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS,” says Helga Stephenson, CEO, Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television. Complete details in our story including videos from the announcement.
Toronto, ON – December 31, 2014 – Ron James returns to CBC television with a nationally broadcast special recorded recently at Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls. Ron had two sold out shows for The Big Picture. Listen to our year-end interview with Ron. We asked him about a recent trip he made to Beaumont Hamel in France with his daughter. There is also a video preview of his CBC television special.
Ottawa, December 1, 2014 - Telefilm Canada held its 2014 Annual Public Meeting at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, under the theme Talent. Together. The event was attended by representatives of government departments and organizations as well as members of Canada's audiovisual industry.
Wolfville N.S. - November 16, 2014 – Filmmakers from Canada, the US and Taiwan were the winners of four Golden Tine Awards as part of fourth edition of Devour! Complete details in our story.
Fredericton, NB – October 26, 2014 - The annual Silver Wave Film Festival (formerly Tidal Wave) features something for everyone. This year’s event offers a showcase of multicultural, new youth screenings, French and English programming of all genres and lengths and a comprehensive industry series which brings experienced and emerging producers and filmmakers together.
Charlottetown, PEI, November 12, 2014 - The little festival of big dreams highlighting some of the best film and media work from Atlantic Canada is kicking off on Oct. 23rd and running to Oct. 26th. Almost all the screenings, parties and panels are taking place at The Guild in downtown Charlottetown. You can purchase individual tickets for screenings at the door or a full film festival pass for $35!
St. John’s, NL - September 30th, 2014, - The St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival is celebrating a huge milestone this year: its 25th anniversary. The event began in 1989 as a night of films directed by women. It is now one of the world’s longest-running and most widely respected women’s film festivals.
Halifax, NS – September 14, 2014 - The Atlantic Film Festival, in the midst of its highly successful 34th year, announces its award winners for the event, September 11-18 in Halifax. The Industry Awards Reception took place on Sunday, Sept. 14. in the Imperial Ballroom at The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites. The complete list of award winners in our story.
Toronto, ON – September 14, 2014 - This year marked the 37th year that Toronto audiences were able to cast a ballot for their favourite Festival film, with the Grolsch People’s Choice Award. This year’s award goes to Morten Tyldum for The Imitation Game. Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Alan Turing, the genius British mathematician, logician, cryptologist and computer scientist who led the charge to crack the German Enigma Code that helped the Allies win WWII. More results in our story along with trailers from the winners.
Wolfville, NS September 9, 2014 – Devour! The Food Film Fest is promising to serve up its best menu yet. Fill your plate with more than 50 films by some of the most acclaimed directors, chefs from around the world paired with Nova Scotia’s top chefs, 15 industry workshops, five dinners inspired by feature films, and over a dozen events to whet the appetite of the most enthusiastic cinevore.