D-Day – 75 Years Later

On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, Northernstars Publisher Ralph Lucas pays tribute to the National Film Board for their work during World War Two.

Jim Carrey Art in Montreal

An exhibition of Jim Carrey's Art will be held in Montreal at the Phi Centre starting June 20.


ACTRA & DGC launch HAVEN Helpline

ACTRA & Directors Guild of Canada to launch HAVEN Helpline for its members.

Gordon Lightfoot: One More Stage

Gordon Lightfoot: One More Stage 
by Jim Slotek (May 31, 2019 - Toronto, ON) The documentary Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind opens in...

Nell, Ernie and Bert: The Centenary of Back to God’s Country

Northernstars contributor Wyndham Wise looks at The Centenary of Back to God’s Country.

Intelligence Lives Opens ReelAbilities

The documentary Intelligence Lives Opens the 2019 ReelAbilities Film Festival in Toronto.



There Are No Fakes

leaf A painting by an iconic Native artist leads the rock star who buys it into the tragic, brutal world of an art forgery ring in Canada's far north. There Are No Fakes had its World Premiere at the 2019 Hot Docs festival in Toronto.
June 14 (Toronto: AGO Jackman Hall)
June 14 (Calgary: Glenbow Gallery)
June 14 (Vancouver: Vancity Theatre)



Project Ithaca

leaf Seven strangers awaken to find themselves trapped aboard an alien spaceship that seems to be harnessing their terror to power the ship. They begin to understand that these species have been abducting humans for decades and possibly centuries.
June 17: Cineplex Odeon International Village (Vancouver, B.C.)
June 17: Cineplex Cinemas Yonge- Dundas (Toronto, ON)
June 17: Montreal’s Latin Quarter (Montreal, QC)
June 18: Globe Cinema (Calgary, AB)
June 20: Mayfair Theatre, (Ottawa, ON)