Leo Award Nominees 2018

April 30, 2018Entanglement, General, Great Pacific Media, Heavy Rescue: 401, Highway Thru Hell, I Am Heath Ledger, Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Never Steady, Never Still, Save My Reno, Somewhere Between, Thunderbird Releasing, Worst to First

The Thunderbird Group received 32 Leo Award Nominations this morning in 26 different categories. All Thunderbird nominees are listed below. Congratulations to all the nominees! “Through a system of peer adjudication, with final ballot tabulation by Ernst & Young Chartered Accountants, we are pleased to confirm the following 2018 Leo Award Recipients. We would like … Read More

On Film and Vinyl: Jason James Talks Entanglement

February 27, 2018Entanglement

Pat Mullen/ Beatroute  VANCOUVER – “I’m a total research nerd,” admits Jason James. The Vancouver filmmaker explains the process of exploring the worlds of his movies, like the new dramedy Entanglement, which opens in theatres this February. James often begins his research on Tumblr, creating micro-blogs filled with videos, songs, and images that inspire him. … Read More

Announcing WGC Screenwriting Awards Finalists

February 26, 2018Entanglement, Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Releasing

The Writers Guild of Canada is pleased to announce the finalists for the 22nd annual  WGC Screenwriting Awards. The awards celebrate Canadian screenwriters and the scripts they write in a gala evening hosted by Gavin Crawford, writer, comedian, and host of CBC Radio’s Because News. Gavin’s long-time accomplice, screenwriter Kyle Tingley, is this year’s awards show … Read More

Review: Suicidal Man Seeks Mystery Woman for ‘Entanglement’

February 8, 2018Entanglement, Thunderbird Releasing

Jeannette Catsoulis/ The New York Times Indie romantic comedies are swarming with aimless, emotionally damaged men seeking meaning in the arms of confident young women. Sometimes, like Ben (Thomas Middleditch) in “Entanglement,” these sad specimens are permitted clinical passes for their weird behavior; but whether in need of restraints, medication or simply a decent barber, … Read More

Thomas Middleditch finally lands onscreen role in Canada after U.S. success

February 7, 2018Entanglement, Thunderbird Releasing

Victoria Ahearn/ The Canadian Press TORONTO — Emmy-nominated “Silicon Valley” star Thomas Middleditch has taken the opposite career path of many Canadian actors. Instead of starting his career here and then moving to the U.S., the Nelson, B.C., native went south first about a decade ago and is finally finding his footing on this side of the border with the new … Read More

Jess Weixler Channels Her Inner Marilyn Monroe in Thomas Middleditch Rom-Com ‘Entanglement’ (Exclusive)

January 31, 2018Entanglement, Thunderbird Releasing

Philiana Ng/ Entertainment Tonight   Entanglement is the ultimate alternative to the typical romantic comedy. In the quirky indie film, directed by Jason James and written by Jason Filiatrault, Silicon Valley star Thomas Middleditch plays Ben Layten, a 30-something divorcee suffering from mental illness who uncovers a family secret that leads him to a mysterious woman named Hanna (Jess Weixler). When the two unexpectedly fall in … Read More