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  • Mychael Danna

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    Mychael Danna Film composer Mychael Danna is an Academy Award-winning film composer recognized for his evocative blending of non-western traditions with...

  • ​Mychael Danna Wins Emmy Award

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    CFC would like to congratulate Mychael Danna, Composer Chair of The Slaight Family Music Lab, on his Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or Special (Original...

  • Mychael Danna Master Class with the Slaight Music Residents

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    Award-winning composer Mychael Danna held a master class in the Gluckstein Lounge at the Canadian Film Centre as part of his role as the Composer Chair of The Slaight Family Music Lab.

  • Composer Mychael Danna Wins the 2014 Louis Applebaum Composers Award

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    Composer Mychael Danna Wins the 2014 Louis Applebaum Composers Award

  • ​CFC Congratulates Mychael Danna on his Academy Award® for LIFE OF PI

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    CFC would like to extend special congratulations to The Slaight Family Music Lab Composer Chair Mychael Danna on receiving the Academy Award® for "Best Original Score" for his work on the film LIFE OF PI.

  • ​CFC Congratulates Program Chair and Participant Academy Award Nominees

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    CFC would like to extend special congratulations to The Slaight Family Music Lab Composer Chair Mychael Danna on his success this awards season!

  • CIFF 2015 Hosts Several Alumni Films, Including 'The Messenger'

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    The Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) has announced its full line-up. We are pleased to announce that several alumni are involved in films...

  • Interview: Jeff Morrow on Scoring for Film and His Recent CSA Nomination

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    Jeff’s first score on a feature film was for Cast No Shadow, from alumni director Christian Sparkes and producer Chris Agoston, which was recently nominated...

  • CFC Scores with Music and Lyrics Through The Slaight Family Music Lab

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    (L-R) Jim Cuddy, Gary Slaight, CFC Founder Norman Jewison, CFC CEO Slawko Klymkiw, and Mychael DannaTORONTO, June 21, 2012 – CFC (Canadian Film Centre) is pleased to announce THE SLAIGHT FAMILY MUSIC LAB supported by The Slaight Family Foundation which will la...

  • Music Steals the Show at 2015 Slaight Residency Showcase

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    On Wednesday, September 30, at the third annual Slaight Music Residency Showcase, we were reminded of the formidable role that music plays in onscreen...

  • Sponsor Profile: Gary Slaight

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    Gary Slaight has always been a rock ‘n’ roll guy. From seeing Led Zeppelin at Toronto’s Masonic Temple in 1969 through his tenure as Q107’s program director...

  • ​CFC at 2013 Toronto International Film Festival

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    A number of films created by CFC alumni will screen at the 2013 Toronto Interntational Film Festival. CFC would like to extend special congratulations to the...

  • A Conversation With Todor Kobakov

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    Composer and CFC alumnus Todor Kobakov scored four films that screened at TIFF this year, and has collaborated with some of the country’s top musicians...

  • ​Spotlight on Slaight Music Residency Alumni

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    With the nominations for the 2017 Slaight Music Residency now open to new applicants, past alumni shared how the program has shaped their professional...

  • CFC and The Slaight Family Music Lab Present: An Evening with Academy Award®-Winning Composer Howard Shore

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    ...Lettres de la Franceand the recipient of the Governor General's Performing Arts Award in Canada.Launched in 2012 and chaired by Academy Award® winning composer Mychael Danna (Life of Pi) and celebrated singer/songwriter Jim Cuddy, The Slaight Family Music Lab encourages a complete integration of music creators into the onscreen pro...

  • CFC Announces Five More Years of Music: The Slaight Family Foundation Renews Its Support for The Slaight Family Music Lab

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    ...d of the Rings); and songwriter/eight-time Academy Award nominee Diane Warren (Silver Linings Playbook, Moulin Rouge!). Academy Award-winning composer Mychael Danna and Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Marc Jordan co-chair the Lab, and Jim Cuddy was the inaugural singer-songwriter chair for the first year of the progra...

  • CFC Welcomes the 2013 Slaight Music Residents

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    ...has been split between studio albums, collaborations, writing and performing with various musical groups.The program will also see the return of Composer Chair Mychael Danna, who in 2013 received numerous accolades for his work including an Academy Award® (for Life of Pi) and an Emmy (for “World Without End”). Guests of the music l...

  • CFC Announces Participants for Slaight Music Residency

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    ...ritus Norman Jewison, and award-winning filmmaker Bruce McDonald. Other esteemed guests and industry professionals on board include: internationally-acclaimed Mychael Danna (Composer Chair), critically-acclaimed filmmaker Atom Egoyan, musician/songwriter/composer Jim Vallance, best known as the songwriting partner of Canadian inte...

  • Spotlight on the 2015 Slaight Music Residents

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    We asked our new Slaight residents a few icebreaker questions to get better acquainted with them as they begin their residency at the CFC. Check out their...

  • CFC Welcomes Five Music Creators to the 2016 Slaight Music Residency

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    ...such a positive impact in just four years and I can’t wait to see what comes next."The Slaight Music Residency, chaired by Academy Award-winning film composer Mychael Danna and Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Marc Jordan, is a part-time, nine-month creative and business initiative for composers and songwriters that encourages...

  • CFC Welcomes Six Music Creators Into 2015 Slaight Music Residency

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    ..., and we hope they are committed to shaking up the music, film and TV world.” The Slaight Music Residency, chaired by Academy Award-winning film composer Mychael Danna and Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Marc Jordan, is a part-time, nine-month creative and business initiative for composers and songwriters that encourages...

  • Academy Award-Winning Producer Don Carmody Named Producer Chair of CFC Film Programs

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    ...rtise to the CFC Features-supported production 22 Chaser. Carmody joins a distinguished group of current and past CFC Program Chairs, including Marc Jordan and Mychael Danna, Songwriter and Composer Chairs of The Slaight Family Music Lab, respectively; Paul Haggis, Chair of CFC’s Film Programs; and former Chairs Eugene Levy and Kie...

  • CFC Celebrates Alumni Projects at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

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    ..., director), which also screens in the Galas programme, and is produced by alumna Paula Devonshire and features music by the CFC’s Slaight Music Composer Chair Mychael Danna.The Special Presentations lineup features the world premieres of four films with CFC alumni involved: Born to be Blue, produced by Leonard Farlinger, featuring...

  • The Slaight Music Residency Attracts Top Talent

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    ...usic Residency. The Slaight Music Residency is a creative and business initiative for composers and songwriters, chaired by Academy Award-winning film composer Mychael Danna and Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Marc Jordan. It encourages the complete integration of music creators into the onscreen process while offering unique...