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Oscar Moments: Talk of war and peace, a coronation for Nolan, and Ken-demonium for Gosling

Oscar Moments: Talk of war and peace, a coronation for Nolan, and Ken-demonium for Gosling

Mar 11, 2024 | 8:04am
There was talk of war — past conflicts, and current ones — and pleas for peace. There was a painful reminder of the recent death of Alexei Navalny. There were protests outside the Dolby Theatre, calling for a cease-fire in Gaza. And there was a bit of election-year politics, too, from host Jimmy Kimmel. But the Oscars telecast is always […]

Sask Film Industry Rises from the Dead With New Zombie Flick

Jun 20, 2023 | 11:22am

A decade ago, in a devastating blow to the film industry, the Saskatchewan government ruthlessly severed the lifeline that was the film employment tax credit. Their reason? The province claimed it bled their coffers dry, heedless of the creative souls left in ruins. The scars of that merciless decision still haunt the industry, but today […]

Film and video industry pleased with new grant money

Mar 24, 2022 | 10:49am

Coming soon to a soundstage near you: the Saskatchewan film and video industry. After years of public lobbying efforts by the province’s film and video workers and their supporters, the provincial government increased grant funding from $2 million to $10 million dollars in this year’s budget. Serious alarm bells were raised about the future of […]