Tag: Canada

All things Canada from Broadcast Dialogue, Canada’s broadcast industry publication of record.

Deepa Mehta’s Funny Boy to represent Canada at 2021 Oscars

Funny Boy, Deepa Mehta's film adaptation of Shyam Selvadurai's coming-of-age novel, will represent Canada in the race for Best International Feature Film at the...

Bell’s Quibi productions to air final broadcast Friday, contract staff impacted

Bell Media has confirmed that production on its Quibi content will cease at the end of the week and a number of contract positions...

Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: MediaSmarts’ Matthew Johnson on Media Literacy...

Canada's 15th annual Media Literacy Week is underway, co-sponsored by MediaSmarts, Canada's Centre for Digital and Media Literacy, and the Canadian Teachers' Federation. This year's event comes...

My Quibble with Quibi: A Lesson for Canada?

Like many people in the industry I wasn’t surprised to see Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi shut down last week after rapidly blowing through $1.8 billion...

Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: Numeris CEO Neil McEneaney with an...

It's been one year since we last caught up with Numeris President & CEO Neil McEneaney. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast,...

The Weekly Briefing

REVOLVING DOOR: Randy Lennox is departing as President of Bell Media in the New Year with Bell Group President and Vice Chair Wade Oosterman to...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Pelmorex lays off 14 staff

Pelmorex has confirmed it’s laid off 14 staff across the organization. The parent company of The Weather Network and MétéoMédia says changes to the...

TV & Film News – DOC releases COVID-19 production guide

The Documentary Organization of Canada has released online guide, Documentary Production in the Era of COVID-19: Best Practices by and for Documentary Filmmakers. Created...

The Weekly Briefing

REVOLVING DOOR: Slawko Klymkiw, CEO of the Canadian Film Centre (CFC), will retire in spring 2021 after 15 years at the organization’s helm. Klymkiw, who...

The Weekly Briefing

REVOLVING DOOR: CBC News has announced the appointment of two new Senior Managing Directors: Mervin Brass for CBC North and Ruth Zowdu for CBC’s Ontario...

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