April 2, 2018

Film News Roundup

PRODUCTION STARTS Production has launched in Vancouver on “The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open,” co-written and co-directed by Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers… Read More

April 2, 2018

Saskatoon-born makeup artist Geralyn Wraith, known for Kids in the Hall and Kim’s Convenience, dies at 63

Filmmaker Deepa Mehta posted on Twitter that Wraith was “sensitive, warm, adventurous and utterly compassionate.” Wraith also taught at the College of Makeup Art &… Read More

March 30, 2018

How first-time Canadian filmmaker Carly Stone’s rom-com became the toast of SXSW

“What’s exciting about the influence of the #MeToo movement on the film scene in Canada is that we’re seeing female filmmakers of all levels of experience and at… Read More

March 27, 2018

Distrib Films, 102 Distribution Take U.S. Rights to ‘The Heiresses’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Underscoring the benefits of a positive reception off a big festival berth, Marcelo Martinessi’s “Las Herederas” (The Heiresses), a Berlin double Silver Bear… Read More