DOC Reaches out to Indigenous Filmmakers

The Documentary Organization of Canada reaches out to Indigenous Filmmakers

Rambo at Cannes

The 1982 movie Rambo will screen at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.


Zacharias Kunuk in Venice

Inuit Indigenous filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk attends the 2o19 Venice Biennale.

Hot Docs Wraps with Awards

The 26th annual Hot Docs festival has wrapped for another year.

Kim’s Convenience Takes Off

Thunderbird Entertainment makes airline distribution deal for Kim’s Convenience.

Every World is A Stage

Northernstars contributor Jim Slotek looks at the connection between The Stratford Festival and Star Trek actors.



This Is North Preston

leaf This Is North Preston focuses on the largest black community in Canada, a community that started as a safe haven for escaped slaves but has more recently been painted as one of the biggest hubs of pimping & human trafficking in the nation.

(May 17 - Toronto: Cineplex Cinemas Yonge-Dundas, Halifax: Cineplex Cinemas Dartmouth Crossing)


Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind, image,

Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind

leaf May 24 – June 7 (Hot Docs Ted Rogers - Toronto)
May 31- June 6 (Vic - Victoria BC)
June 5, 7-9, 12, 15, 16, 20, 22 (PAC Film House - St.Catharines, ON)
June 7 – June 10 (Bytowne - Ottawa, ON)
June 7 – June 13 (Hyland - London ON; Loft - Cobourg ON; Playhouse - Hamilton ON; Princess Twin - Waterloo ON; Indie Cinema - Sudbury ON)
June 14 – June 20 (Globe - Calgary AB)
June 21 – June 27 (Roxy Saskatoon SK; Roxy Regina SK)