The First Hollywood North

Read about the 2019 novel "Hollywood North: Life, Love & Death in Six Reels" on Northernstars.ca

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.



La Femme de Mon Frère

leafSophia, 35 and out of work, is forced to "temporarily" move in with her older brother Karim. They've always had a close relationship and he's more than happy to help his sister. But their unbreakable bond will be put to the test when, for the first time in his life, Karim falls head over heels in love. La Femme de Mon Frère was selected to open the Un Certain Regard program at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.
(June 7, 2019 - Montréal, Québec)



Une colonie

leaf Mylia (Canadian Screen Award-winner Emilie Bierre), is a timid but fierce 12-year-old girl about to start high school. In search of landmarks in this environment that seem hostile to her, she gets to know herself better through the meeting of Jimmy, an iconoclastic Aboriginal youth from the neighbouring reserve.
July 5-7 - Toronto (The Royal Cinema)
July 8 - Halifax (Park Lane Cinema)
July 8 - Mount Pearl (Cineplex Mount Pearl)