A Call For Media City Entries

(WINDSOR, ON) – Media City Film Festival is an annual international festival of film and digital art, presented in Windsor and Detroit since 1994. It…


A Quick Adventure Casting Call

(WINDSOR, ON) – University of Windsor Communication Media and Film students are casting for an hilarious short film called A Quick Late-Night Adventure With Holly…

Theodore Ushev’s multi-award-winning Blind Vaysha, from the National Film Board, has been honoured with a 2017 Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Short Film.

Blind Vaysha Garners Academy Award Nod

(MONTREAL, QC) – Theodore Ushev’s multi-award-winning Blind Vaysha has been honoured with an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Short Film. It’s the first Oscar…

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Unlocking The Cage

(TORONTO, ON) – Unlocking the Cage is a Hot Docs documentary that examines, from a technical legal perspective, what rights certain cognitively advanced animals should…

Tiffany Hsiung’s award-winning National Film Board of Canada feature documentary will screen in Toronto and Vancouver this December, with a week-long run at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema starting December 2 and screenings at the Vancity Theatre in Vancouver on December 3 and 4.Screen shot courtesy of the National Film Board.

The Apology

(TORONTO, ON) – Many of us know about the horrific treatment of prisoners of war in World War 2 by the Japanese Imperial Army. But…

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Gulistan, Land of Roses

(TORONTO, ON) – There are a couple of ways you can treat this National Film Board/German documentary which recently played at Toronto’s Hot Docs Festival….

Le Déni, directed by Claudia Hébert, was screened 1 November 2016 at the Spadina Theatre in Toronto, as part of Cine Franco 2016.Trailer screenshot.

Le Déni, The Denial

I thought Ciné Franco Film Festival had hit the dust due to financial difficulties but, no, it was back again in Toronto, showcasing Franco film….

Scent of Mandarin, (2015) from France and directed by Gilles Legrand, was screened 29 October 2016, at Cine Franco Film Festival in Toronto.

Scent Of Mandarin

(TORONTO, ON) – Scent of Mandarin is a lushly shot and superbly well-acted French film perhaps enjoyable for its entertainment value, but is a film…

Back to Mom’s - Retour Chez Ma Mère, France, director Eric Lavaine, 2016, 90 minutes, French with English subtitles, part of Cine Franco’s 2016 Film Festival, 27 October 2016 at 6:30pm, at 24 Spadina Road, Toronto.

Retour Chez Ma Mère Light And Fluffy

(TORONTO, ON) – The Ciné Franco Film Festival in Toronto screens Francophone films, some of which are innovative and some of which are mainstream. Back…

Made in France, France, 2014, Director Nicholas Boukhrief, 92 minutes, part of 2016 Cine Franco Film Festival, screening on Friday, October 28, 2016, at Alliance Franҫaise, at 24 Spadina Road, Toronto.

Made In France And Banned in France

(TORONTO, ON) – The 2014 French film, Made in France was banned from theatrical release. It’s an exciting tale of an investigative journalist infiltrating a…