15 Special Presentations at Hot Docs

Hot Docs announces 15 Special Presentations for its 26th annual edition

Remembering John Candy

Remembering John Candy By Jim Slotek
(March 4, 2019 – Toronto, ON) I interviewed John Candy three times in his short life. The last time I...


The Stars Come Out for the 2019 CSAs

The Canadian Academy announces a list of presenters for the 2019 Canadian Screen Awards

The Envelope Please

Northerbnstars asks if the Internet do a better job of picking Oscar winners

Canadians and the Oscar® – 2019

Northernstars chronicles Canada's long association with the Academy Awards.

CineFAM Launches Feature Film Incubator

CineFAM Launches Feature Film Incubator 
(February 21, 2019 – Toronto, ON) CineFAM, a new Toronto-based company dedicated to supporting bold original storytelling by women of colour film...



Level 16

leaf Level 16 tells the story of teenaged Vivien, who is trapped in a prison-like school known as The Vestalis Academy, a very strict boarding school for girls. It is Vivien's (Katie Douglas) only home and, having been punished for insubordination as a young girl, she obeys all the rules.
(March 15 - Toronto, Calgary)
(March 22 - Ottawa)
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The Hummingbird Project

leaf Cousins from New York, Vincent and Anton Zaleski (Jesse Eisenberg & Alexander Skarsgård) are players in the high-stakes game of High Frequency Trading, where winning is measured in nanoseconds. Their dream? To build a fibre-optic cable straight between Kansas and New Jersey, making them millions.
(March 21)