The Man Who Invented Christmas gets scribbler and Scrooge right

November 23, 2017Thunderbird Releasing

Peter Howell/ Toronto Star  The writing, and rewriting, of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is celebrated from the inside out in new film starring Christopher Plummer as Scrooge. 3 out of 4 stars Starring Christopher Plummer, Dan Stevens, Jonathan Pryce, Morfydd Clark and Anna Murphy. Directed by Bharat Nalluri. Opens Friday at GTA theatres. 104 … Read More

B.C. film is looking real good in first VIFF 2017 programming announcement

August 21, 2017Entanglement, Never Steady, Never Still, Thunderbird Films, Thunderbird Releasing

Adrian Mack / The Georgia Straight The Vancouver International Film Festival revealed 12 titles in its B.C.-based Sea to Sky stream today (August 10)—the first programming announcement for this year’s festival. It’s pretty mouthwatering, with a nice mix of new and established talent, some major stars, much timeliness in subject matter, and an admirable bent … Read More

Toronto Film Fest’s Canada Slate Includes Premiere Of Netflix’s ‘Alias Grace’ – Full List

August 9, 2017Never Steady, Thunderbird Films, Thunderbird Releasing

Nancy Tartaglione / Deadline Touting homegrown talent, the Toronto Film Festival today unveiled the 26 titles that make up its Canadian slate. The lineup includes 25 features and one TV series, with the latter the world premiere of Alias Grace, the six-hour mini from Netflix, the CBC and Sarah Polley and Noreen Halpern’s Halfire Entertainment. Directed by Mary Harron … Read More