Film

NFB furthers gender parity pledge

The producer aims to achieve equal representation in key creative positions for animated, doc and interactive works by 2020. Read more:  http://playbackonline.ca

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For a more diverse Oscars, Hollywood must go back to high school

With a few flicks of a makeup brush, a few dabs of red, a swirl of brown, Donald Mowat transforms the young man from a student into a victim. “It looks like something happened to him and he’s just now going home to tell his momma about it,” jokes a student, one of the dozen…

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Special Events During ReelAbilities Film Festival

Join us for special events during the festival. Panels and conversations with filmmakers, actors, activists and more! Opening Night Gala: Sanctuary The festival kicks off with a red carpet gala featuring  renowned guts and the NY premiere of Sanctuary, following Larry and Sophie ‘s bittersweet quest for intimate relations.The evening will also include the presentation…

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Telefilm Canada announces, in partnership with the industry, gender parity measures for feature film production financing

Montreal, November 11, 2016—Following its announcement of September 8, 2016—to build, by 2020, a representative and diversified feature film portfolio that better reflects Canada’s population—Telefilm Canada, as a first step, is pleased to reveal its gender parity measures for feature film production financing, developed in collaboration with the industry. Telefilm aims by 2020 to achieve a…

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9th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival

  Don’t miss the 9th Annual ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, March 2-8! ReelAbilities is the largest disabilities film festival in the country, presenting films on the topic of physical, developmental, and psychological disabilities. Award-winning films from around the world. ReelAbilities Mission | ReelAbilities Film Festival brings together the community to promote awareness and appreciation of…

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