“TURNING RED” Pixar Animation Studios’ has Canada written all over it.

Toronto, Canada—hometown to director Domee Shi and the characters of “Turning
Red”—is featured prominently in the film, calling for specific nods to iconic locales. But
compared to the representation of New York City in “Soul,” “Turning Red” aims for a
less realistic look. “Turning Red” is directed by Academy Award® winner Domee Shi (Pixar short “Bao”) and produced by Lindsey Collins (“Finding Dory”).  

Madhuri Dixit leads Netflix to Global Fanbase 

I’ve been impressed with what Netflix India has been releasing world wide.  The Fame Game comes with impeccable timing for an industry that slowly tries to build a hybrid profit structure of streaming wars and box office uncertainty. Madhuri Dixit-led Netflix series is a deceptive mystery The Fame Game review: Madhuri Dixit plays popular Bollywood actress Anamika … Read moreMadhuri Dixit leads Netflix to Global Fanbase 

TIFF 2022 signals the return of the festival circuit.

TIFF tribute

Return of TIFF in Real Life signals optimism for Canadian Film Business.
Today, The Toronto Film Festival began the arjuse task of officially rebuilding the film festival circuit in North America, by announcing Follow TIFF on Socials for more updates.  You can read more about the announcement here:

BLACK BOYS Film Featured At Brand Storytelling 2022 – Sundance Film Festival

BlackBoys Film

NWJ’s film BLACK BOYS is streaming now on NBC’s Peacock ; it illuminates the dominant conversation and consciousness that some young people, particularly Black and brown boys, experience systemic barriers that result in unequal opportunity. Chosen as an official selection for Brand Storytelling 2022, BLACK BOYS is radically changing the cultural conversation but refuses to stop there.

Canada mourns the passing of influential filmmaker, Ivan Reitman – TIFF

and a beautiful way of looking at the world that made everything seem possible,” said Cameron Bailey, CEO of TIFF. “We’re shocked at his passing, but take comfort in the joy and laughter that he brought to so many all over the world.”

Here is the full list of 2022 Oscar nominations 

The nominations for the 2022 Academy Awards were announced early Tuesday morning by actors Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan. They came with the usual array of snubs and surprises.

Read moreHere is the full list of 2022 Oscar nominations