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Telefilm Canada Supports the Creation of 10 Indigenous Feature Films

Telefilm Canada announces the support of 10 Indigenous feature films with an annual $4 million dedicated to funding Indigenous creators through the Indigenous Stream. The selection of these projects presents an array of genres from drama to thriller, science-fiction and documentary, with three of these films directed by women and three directed or co-directed by […]

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INDIGENOUS FASHION WEEK TORONTO (IFWTO) MOVES 2020 EDITION ONLINE NOVEMBER 26 – 29, 2020

Celebrating Indigenous fashion and culture in a four-day online festival of cinematic fashion films, a pop-up online marketplace, a virtual art exhibition, and a panel series. The biannual Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto (IFWTO), originally scheduled for May of this year, has re-envisioned its 2020 edition as an online presentation from November 26 – 29. The four-day festival […]

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UPCOMING: SXSW 2020 – Get Ready for a Sensational SX! (March 13–22, 2020 | Austin, TX)

Keynotes added to today’s lineup are Oscar, Golden Globe and Grammy Award-winning composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross — who also comprise Nine Inch Nails, which will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this Spring join Emmy Award-winning Executive Producer and writer Damon Lindelof to discuss their collaboration on the HBO series Watchmen; multiple Grammy Award-winning musician, actress, producer, director, […]

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Zane Dalal conducts the Royal Conservatory Orchestra with Zakir Hussain, John Patitucci, Danilo Pérez, and Brian Blade @ Koerner Hall (Jan 24, 2020)

Legendary tabla master, Zakir Hussain, and jazz trailblazer/bassist, John Patitucci, brought an extraordinary program conducted by Zane Dalal, Associate Music Director of the Symphony Orchestra of India. This included the Canadian premiere of Hussain’s tabla concerto, “Peshkar”, and the world premiere of Patitucci’s “Hypocrisy”. The pieces also included an orchestra and famed jazz stalwarts Danilo […]

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UPCOMING: The 5th Open World Toronto Film Festival (OWTFF) November 7-10, 2019

The Open World Toronto Film Festival (OWTFF) is delighted to announce the launch of its fifth edition which takes place in Toronto on November 7-8-10 at the Tartu College at 310 Bloor st W and November 9 at 21 College St.  This year’s program will be focused on showcasing new local filmmakers in the category: Local Support […]

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UPCOMING: NAGATA SHACHU presents 2019/2020 Season: Ancient Rhythms | Future Echoes

Japanese Taiko and Music Group PresentsAncient Rhythms | Future Echoes2019/2020 Season Nagata Shachu, Toronto’s premiere Japanese Taiko and Music Group, is pleased to announce their 21st season. Ancient Rhythms | Future Echoes will includethree performances at the Al Green Theatre: HIBIKI (reverberations), TAIKO X TURNTABLES!, and KAZÉ (wind). The season will open with HIBIKI (reverberations) on Saturday, November 30, 2019. This dramatic production, […]

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UPCOMING: M For Montreal’s First Look at 2019 Program (Nov 20-23, 2019)

M for Montreal is pleased to announce the first look at 2019 programming this November 20-23. Once again the event welcomes 100+ showcasing artists over the four- day festival. M FOR MONTREAL ANNOUNCES FIRST LOOK AT 2019 PROGRAM FEATURING N0V3L, ADA LEA, TEKE TEKE, MIND BATH AND MORE This year’s ‘Official Selection’ program includes post-punk new wave-inspired N0V3L, emotive-experimental pop artist Ada […]

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TIFF 2019: Awards

The people (and the juries) have spoken. Below are your 2019 Toronto International Film Festival award winners. Grolsch People’s Choice Awards Jojo Rabbit director Taika Waititi THE GROLSCH PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD Winner: Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit First runner-up: Noah Baumbach’s Marriage StorySecond runner-up: Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite The award offers a $15,000 cash prize and custom award, sponsored by Grolsch. […]

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imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival presents iNDigital Space

imagineNATIVE is excited to announce iNDigital Space, a free, large-scale presentation of indigenous-made digital works and games October 23-27, 2019. Located in a newly curated space on the main floor of the TIFF Bell Lightbox, this year’s iNDigital Space will be designed by the Indigenous arts collective Article 11, multi award-winning set designer Andy Moro.  Running throughout the 20thimagineNATIVE Film […]

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CNE: Let’s Go To The Ex (2019)

Nearly 1.5 million people are estimated to have attended the CNE this year. It’s great. The community has certainly come in droves. We attribute that to some great programming, great Bandshell lineup, great festival food activation spaces, and they have come out in big numbers John Peco, CNE”s Chief Officer of Business Development and Innovation

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