Atom Egoyan, One TUFF Judge

May 5, 2011

Award-winning Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan will guest judge the fifth annual Toronto Urban Film Festival (TUFF). Egoyan, who was on the jury of this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, joins a prestigious roster of former guest judges that includes Deepa Mehta,…

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NXNEi, Business Models For Web Series

April 19, 2011

NXNEi has lined-up creative Web series producers Jill Golick (Ruby Skye, P.I.), Rob Mills (Ruffus the Dog and My Kitteh!) and Michael Schaus (Moderation Town) for a session dedicated to Web series financing. The three panelists will discuss some of…

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YouTube Working On Major Site Overhaul

April 13, 2011

Google is working on a major site overhaul of YouTube to organize content around “channels” as it increasingly tries to position itself to produce and monetize high quality video on the internet following its acquisition of Next New Networks earlier…

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May 2 Deadline For Canadian Interactive Showcase At INplay

April 12, 2011

Digital media creators and Interactive content production companies have a chance to showcase their kid’s project, product or service to an audience of investors, buyers, potential partners and peers. The Canadian Interactive Showcase presented by CMF will be held as…

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Are Webisodes A Lucrative Business?

April 10, 2011

The Reel World Film Festival unspools the business of web series during a free industry panel, Saturday, April 09, 2011, 12:30 PM at Famous Players Canada Square Cinemas 4. “Are Webisodes a Lucrative Business” looks at the do’s and don’ts…

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Highrise/Out My Window Wins International Emmy

April 5, 2011

The National Film Board of Canada was honoured with an International Digital Emmy® Award for the Interactive documentary HIGHRISE/Out My Window at the opening night of MIPTV. Set in 13 cities around the world, “HIGHRISE/Out My Window” combines interactive 360°…

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