Friday, February 23, 2018

Vancouver’s DOXA Documentary Film Festival announces numerous changes

Vancouver's annual showcase for documentary films from across the country and around the world, DOXA Documentary Film Festival, is undergoing a period of transition, which includes some changes to its staff.

Three B.C.-made shorts take the Mountain Film Fest into the mystic

The esoteric allure of outdoor and extreme adventure film is captured in three B.C.-made shorts premiering at this year’s Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival.

Hot Docs 2018 eyes Europe and Mexico

The 2018 edition of the Hot Docs film festival will emphasize documentaries from Europe and Mexico, in a time of global change.

Call for films: win over $3K in the NSI Online Short Film Festival

Entries must be under 30 minutes – the shorter the better. Drama, comedy, animation, documentary, sci-fi, horror, music video and experimental are all eligible
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Cineplex’s ‘Flashback Film Fest’ Begins Today

Festival Brings Retro Flicks Back to the Big Screen. Line-up includes Back to the Future, The Big Lebowski, Terminator 2: Judgment Day 3D, A View to a Kill, Dune, Drunken Master, Shaun of the Dead and more

TIFF Appoints Andréa Grau as Vice President, Public Relations and Corporate Affairs

Piers Handling, Director & CEO of TIFF, today announced the appointment of Andréa Grau to the role of Vice President, Public Relations and Corporate Affairs, effective February 5, 2018.
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2018 Toronto Black Film Festival announces full programming

This year's festival also showcases the TBFF Black Market which includes a Panel Discussion with Filmmakers, a Masterclass with film producers, as well as a Tribute and Workshop with Emmy-winning Casting Director Robi Reed (BET).

Female filmmakers front and centre at Vancouver Short Film Festival

Here in B.C., female filmmakers have a strong and very timely ally in the Vancouver Short Film Festival. Of the 37 films in this year’s program 14 of those have female directors at the helm.

Canadian films ‘telling universal stories’ head to Sundance, Slamdance fests

Sundance taps 11 Canadian films, two VR works; Slamdance picks 8 Canadian movies
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Nancy Buirski’s “The Rape of Recy Taylor” To open 6th annual Toronto Black Film...

The Toronto Black Film Festival - TBFF, founded by the Fabienne Colas Foundation and presented by TD Bank in collaboration with Global News, will kick start it's 6th edition with the Canadian Premiere of Nancy Buirski's documentary feature The Rape of Recy Taylor on Wednesday, February 14 – 7:30PM at Isabel Bader Theatre.

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