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  • ​13 Must-Watch Norman Jewison Movies

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    Norman Jewison has produced and directed some of the world’s most memorable films, including the award-winning film adaptation of the Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof, c...

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    Norman Jewison is an award-winning, internationally acclaimed filmmaker who produced and directed some of the world’s most memorable, entertaining and socially important film...

  • CFC Founder Norman Jewison Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from WIFF

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    On Saturday, September 20, 2014, the Windsor International Film Festival (WIFF) presented CFC’s beloved founder and award-winning filmmaker, Norman Jewison, with the inaugural lifetime achievement award at the Capitol Theatre in Windsor as part of the festival’s 10th anniversary.

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  • Norman Jewison Razzle Dazzles Guests at 2015 CFC Garden Party

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    We celebrated our CFC Annual Garden Party yesterday evening on the beautiful grounds of Windfields Estate, home of the CFC campus. Every year, we hold a...

  • Norman Jewison Receives The 2013 Technicolor Clyde Gilmour Award

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    Congratulations to our founder Norman Jewison on receiving the2013 Technicolor Clyde Gilmour Award from the Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA).The Technicolor Clyde Gilmour Award has been given to Can...

  • Norman Jewison Receives Award of Service for Arts Contributions in Canada and U.S.

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    CFC Founder and celebrated filmmaker Norman Jewison received a Special Tribute for “distinguished contributions to the arts in Canada and the United States” at the Council for Canadian American Relations’ 2...

  • ​TIFF Presents: And Justice For All: The Films of Norman Jewison

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    This August, TIFF Cinematheque is presenting And Justice For All: The Films of Norman Jewison, a retrospective of CFC Founder Norman Jewison's film career.

  • CFC Founder Norman Jewison to Receive Inaugural Windsor International Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award

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    On September 20, 2014, Norman Jewison will be honoured with the inaugural Windsor International Film Festival lifetime achievement award during “An Evening with Norman Jewison” at the Capitol Theat...

  • 6 Oscar Winners to Fete Norman Jewison at LACMA Tribute

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    Cher, Faye Dunaway, Eva Marie Saint, Carl Reiner,Marilyn & Alan Bergman and famed cinematographerHaskell Wexler will join Norman Jewison on stage for a special conversation about Jewison's legendary career as part of a tribute presented by the Film Department of the Los Angeles Country Museum of...

  • Norman Jewison to be Honoured at 38th Annual Ghent Film Festival

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    Congratulations to CFC Founder and Chair Emeritus Norman Jewison, who will be honoured this month at the 38th Annual Ghent Film Festival in Ghent, Belgium. Jewison will receive the Joseph Plateau Award, presented to those wh...

  • Canadian Film Centre and Film Independent Present a Celebration of the Career of Film Legend Norman Jewison at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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    Canadian Film Centre and Film Independent Present a Celebration of the Career of Film Legend Norman Jewison at the Los Angeles County Museum of ArtScreenings of In the Heat of the Night and Fiddler on the Roof set for April 17th - 18th, 2009TORONTO, March 18, 2009 –...

  • CFC Celebrates Norman Jewison's 'Moonstruck' at 22nd Annual Gala & Auction

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    ...uary 3, 2016 at The Carlu in Toronto. Presented by The Slaight Family Foundation, Cineplex Entertainment and NBCUniversal, the 2016 gala celebrated CFC founder Norman Jewison’s multi-award-winning film, Moonstruck. Shining the spotlight on this popular film served as a reminder of the power of storytelling and the joy that film brin...

  • Aaron Mirkin


    Aaron Mirkin is an award-winning queer filmmaker from Toronto and an alumnus of the Norman Jewison Canadian Film Centre's Directors' Lab and Ryerson University's Film Program. His short films have screened at various festivals including the Clermont-Fer...

  • Nathan Blacklock


    ...He first studied Film and Television Production at Trebas Institute in Toronto and later received a scholarship to attend the Canadian Film Centre, founded by Norman Jewison, where he was a resident in the Prime Time Television Program. He has since gone on to earn development deals with both CBC and CTV/The Comedy Network.

  • Jim Mauro


    ...n producer with 15 years of production experience. Like many of his noteworthy peers he too started out as a movie theater usher. A graduate of the prestigious Norman Jewison Film Centre in Toronto he made his mark there as the 1st and only producer resident to produce 2 films concurrently during the program. Having worked from the...

  • ​Lee Daniels Special Guest at CFC's Salute to Black History Month

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    Oscar nominated filmmaker Lee Daniels will join African-Canadian filmmaker Clement Virgo and acclaimed director Norman Jewison to discuss black representation in cinema.

  • CFC Launches Slaight Music Residency

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    On September 24, 2012, CFC welcomed the resident composers and songwriters of the inaugural Slaight Music Residency.

  • Merlin Dervisevic


    ...e USA Film Festival, nominations for best drama at Yorkton, best writer and best director at the Leo Awards and was part of a special presentation curated by Norman Jewison at the Havana Film Festival. Merlin's recent projects include the screenplays Tuesday's Girthand Core Strength for Idiots, and he is attached to direct Three...

  • Pat Mills

    Alumni an actor on the series You Can’t Do That On Television (Nickelodeon/ YTV). He received his training at Ryerson University where he was the recipient of the Norman Jewison Filmmaker Award and CityTV Best Film Award for his short comedy THE AFFECTED TURTLENECK TRIO. Latest projects include BABYSITTING ANDY (distributed by Wolfe Vi...

  • Anita Sharma


    ...ers, directors and producers.In July of 2009, I was invited to be one of five residents in the Producer's Lab at the Canadian Film Center, which was founded by Norman Jewison. I completed that program in March 2010 and produced my first short film called CHAMPAGNE which premiered at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival.In Ma...

  • CFC 25th Anniversary Celebration in Los Angeles

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    To mark 25 years of inspiring exceptional talent and strong cross-border partnerships, CFC celebrated great friends and supporters who represent our rich...

  • Playback Spotlights the CFC's 30th Anniversary

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    In their September issue, Playback and freelance journalist and film critic Linda Barnard profiled the CFC on the occasion of its 30th anniversary.

  • Tina Petrova

    Alumni the Golden Sheath Awards . Following its' critical acclaim, she was invited to study at the Canadian Film Centre (1993- 94) founded by Academy Award Winner Norman Jewison.Her feature directorial debut "Rumi-Turning Ecstatic" ( 2007) an autobiographical piece celebrating the life and works of 13th. C. Sufi Mystic RUMI- recei...