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Netflix Takes World Rights to Ricardo Trogi’s ‘Guide to the Perfect Family’

The Canadian feature about an over-parenting society will get a Quebec theatrical release and a rest-of-the-world release on Netflix in 2021.

‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Voted Audience Award at RiverRun Film Festival

The Peter Brunette Award for best director, named after the Hollywood Reporter film critic, was given to Brazilian director Julia Murat for "Found Memories."

Phillipe Falardeau’s ‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Big Winner at Canada’s Genie Awards

Canada's film awards was overshadowed by co-host Andrea Martin dropping her emcee gig at the eleventh hour to fly to Los Angeles to co-star in a CBS comedy pilot.

Philippe Falardeau’s ‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Wins Rotterdam

The Oscar-nominated film wins Rotterdam Festival's UPC audience award; "Egg and Stone," "Thursday Through Sunday," and "Clip" pick up awards as well.

Genie Nominations: ‘Cafe de flore,’ ‘A Dangerous Method,’ ‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Lead All-Comers

The best director competition at Canada's film awards will be fought over by David Cronenberg, Steven Silver, Jean-Marc Vallee', Philippe Falardeau and Larysa Kondracki.

Toronto Movie Scribes Name ‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Top Canadian Film For 2011

The latest pic from Quebec director Philippe Falardeau is also Canada's contender for best foreign language movie at the Academy Awards.

‘Monsieur Lazhar’ Chosen By Canada For Best Foreign Film Oscar Competition

The Quebec film earlier won jury prizes in Toronto and Locarno.