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  • May 2017 Volunteer Spotlight

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    ...Both John and Lindy were an integral part of raising funds for the CFC through our raffle at the Annual Gala & Auction, held at the Ritz Carlton in February 2017. We spoke with them both about how they got involved in volunteering for the CFC and why it is important to them.

  • 2017 CFC Gala and Auction

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    Annual fundraiser ushers in ‘Canada 150’ at Toronto’s Ritz Carlton.

  • Notes from 2017 Hardware Cup Int'l Finals

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    The CFC Media Lab team headed to “Pitchburg” this month for the highly competitive AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup International Finals in Pittsburgh. Joining...

  • Twelve CFC Alumni Nominated for 2017 Canadian Cinema Editors Awards

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    ...ations for their work on 15 different projects when the Canadian Cinema Editors announced the nominees for the seventh annual CCE Awards, to be held on June 1, 2017

  • Applied AI, Millennials and VR to Dominate in 2017

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    Media and technology trends for 2017 from Nick DeMartino, Chair of IDEABOOST Investment Advisory Group.

  • Announcing the Nominations for the 2017 Canadian Screen Awards

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    We are thrilled to congratulate our CFC alumni, mentors, residents and board members who have been nominated for the 2017 Canadian Screen Awards.

  • More Onscreen Laughs: The 2016/2017 Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange Heats Up in Los Angeles

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    The 2016/2017 Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange is in full swing, with our four teams currently in Los Angeles, pitching their projects and taking creative and marke...

  • CFC TV & Film Alumni Up for 2017 Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Awards

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    The CFC is excited to share that eight talented alumni from TV and film are up for 2017 Writers Guild of Canada (WGC) Screenwriting Awards.

  • Meet the Stars of Tomorrow: The 2016/2017 CBC Actors Conservatory Showcase

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    On February 21, 2017, we celebrated the acting talents of the 2016/2017 CBC Actors Conservatory Residents – Dan Abramovici, Vladimir Alexis, Ryan Bruce, Matthew Gouveia, Emily Pigg...

  • CFC Alumni Honoured with 2017 Canadian Screen Awards

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    The CFC is proud to share that 20 alumni and mentors received Canadian Screen Awards over the course of Canadian Screen Week, which wrapped Sunday...

  • Launching Seven Original Voices: The 2017 Bell Media Prime Time TV Program Showcase

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    During the 2017 Bell Media Prime Time TV Program Showcase at TIFF Bell Lightbox on Monday night, the CFC premiered seven new and compelling TV Teasers from Bryce Gamache, Laur...

  • Damon D’Oliveira and Clement Virgo of Conquering Lion Pictures Receive the 2017 CFC Award for Creative Excellence

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    Conquering Lion Pictures received a much-deserved roar of applause from the screen-based entertainment industry yesterday evening, as founders Damon D’...

  • Reem Morsi

    Alumni

    ...orldwide Comedy Festival. Other shorts of Morsi’s include THE DOOR (2016), which screened at Whistler Film Festival and has been nominated as Best Drama at the 2017 Yorkton Film Festival, and SHOW & TELL (2016), which won first place at the WIFT/BravoFact pitch competition and has been nominated at the 2017 Yorkton Film F...

  • Brendan Prost

    Alumni

    ...ker from Calgary, best known as the writer/director of four features: Generation Why (2009), Choch (2011), Spaces and Reservations (2014), and Sensitive Parts (2017). Prost's directing credits also include a diverse set of short films including Best Friends For Life (2013), and Getting There (2014). Brendan holds a Bachelo...

  • Virginia Abramovich

    Alumni

    ...en”, a dark comedy, which was the runner up for the Praxis Script Writing Competition and has received Arts Council production grants, slated for production in 2017.www.vimeo.com/virginiaabramovich/reelwww.vimeo.com/virginiaabramovich/childrensreel

  • Vladimir Alexis

    Alumni

    ...ow. Most recently, Alexis filmed the webseries, Maple Syrup Files, coming out this summer and the forthcoming third season of That’s My DJ,coming out in Spring 2017. He studied in the Cinema-Communications Program at Dawson College. Alexis also is an alumnus of the Black Theatre Workshop’s Youth Program and the Artist Ment...

  • Pamela Bayne

    Alumni

    ..., directed by Stephen Hayes and Darken, a sci-fi action film for Shaftesbury with CFC Alumni Audrey Cummings (’06), which is set for cinematic release summer 2017.In addition to her work in film, Pamela has cut prime time shows for Discovery, MTV, the W. Network, HGTV, YTV, TVO, CBC, CTV and CW, Fox and Animal Planet in...

  • Mika Rekai

    Resident

  • Arisa Cox

    Collaborator

    ...y popular TV series Big Brother Canada, which landed her a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Host in it’s first season. Season 5 premieres on Global in 2017.

  • Ijiam

    Production

    Ijiam is a project that uses digital technologies to create audiovisual adaptations of ancestral wisdom from the Shuar indigenous community of the Ecuadorian...

  • Toronto AR Map

    Production

    The Toronto AR Map is an interactive augmented reality installation created entirely using publicly available Toronto open government data. The purpose of...

  • Wisewrds

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    Wisewrds is a web application to facilitate part-time bridge employment through mentorship to retired and/or retirement-eligible faculty members in the...

  • Jeremy Waiser

    Resident