PTSD: Beyond Trauma this Thursday on CBC

(January 16, 2017 - Toronto, ON) The facts are going to surprise you. Mention PTSD in almost any conversation and the immediate thought, the...

Academy Announces Special Awards

The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television Announces Special Awards


TFCA Selects The Stairs as Best Canadian Film

(January 10, 2017 - Toronto, ON) Earlier this evening the Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA) announced that Hugh Gibson’s riveting documentary, The Stairs, about...

Christopher Plummer Honoured by Academy

Christopher Plummer to be Honoured by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.

Award Season Begins

Northernstars reports on the film awards shows in early 2017.

Vancouver Goes Italian

A report on the 4th Italian Film Festival in Vancouver on Northernstars.ca


The Bye Bye Man, movie, image,

The Bye Bye Man

Three college students move into an old house off campus and unwittingly unleash a supernatural entity known as The Bye Bye Man, who comes to prey upon them once they discover his name. Costars include Douglas Smith Carrie-Anne Moss.
(Jan. 13)


Nelly, movie, image,


leaf Nelly tells the true story of Isabelle Fortier who grew up to become Nelly Arcan. Arcan rocked the French literary world with her 2001 semi-autobiographical novel, Putain (Whore), based on her experiences as a call girl. Mylène MacKay stars as Nelly. (Jan. 20)