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A Kids in the Hall Reunion

I don’t know what Spun Out is, but as I’m rediscovering Life Savers candies, I’m enjoying seeing the old boys or man-boys together again. It is also good to see Dave Foley with a job these days; he’s been behind in his alimony payments to his ex-wife and… 19 more words


CanCon 2014 - Part 2

While at CanCon I was pleasant surprised to find that there was a large area dedicated to remote control vehicles, mostly tanks. I met up with a member of… 104 more words


Favourite/Most Influential Albums

A friend nominated me to make a list of my Favourite/Most Influential Albums. I figured I’d post it here. If you’re reading this, hit me up with some recommendations! 227 more words

Margaret Atwood: CanCon Queen

Last weekend, I read Margaret Atwood’s The Year of the Flood, the second of her dystopian trilogy (Oryx & Crake is the first part and… 414 more words


Investment in Cancon pays Dividends at CSA and Abroad

According to the annual Profile report produced by Nordicity under the auspices of the Government of Canada, CMPA and AQPM, almost $6B was generated in production activity in Canada in 2012/13. 997 more words


Michael Hennessy Opening Speech at Prime Time in Ottawa, Thursday, February 20, 2014

Good Morning Ladies and Gentlemen I am delighted to welcome you to the 24th annual Prime Time in Ottawa Conference.

One of the real pleasures in my job is having the opportunity to represent the CMPA and our member producers at international markets like MIPCOM, the Cannes Film Festival and Berlinale.

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