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Rooney Mara, Claire Foy Join Frances McDormand in ‘Women Talking’ From Plan B, Orion

Plan B Entertainment and MGM’s Orion Pictures have added Rooney Mara, Claire Foy and Jessie Buckley to the Women Talking adaptation already led by Frances McDormand. Judith Ivey, Sheila…

Toronto Film Fest Launches “Stay-at-Home” Cinema With Virtual Q&As, Streaming Movies

Self-isolating Canadians are being invited to grab their popcorn and view virtual chats with Hollywood stars led by Toronto Film Festival artistic director Cameron Bailey, followed by movie…

Sean McCann, Actor in ‘Tommy Boy,’ ‘Chicago,’ Dies at 83

Prolific Canadian character actor Sean McCann, who played Lt. Jim Hogan on the 1980s CBS police drama 'Night Heat,' has died. He was 83.

Canadian Screen Awards: ‘Alias Grace,’ ‘Maudie,’ ‘Anne With an E’ Dominate

The Ethan Hawke and Sally Hawkins starrer 'Maudie' swept the film categories at the national screen awards.

Sarah Polley Calls Weinstein “One Festering Pustule in a Diseased Industry”

The director and actress also details her negative encounter with the movie mogul in a New York Times op-ed.

Toronto: Men Should Be as “Unsensitive as They Want,” Says ‘American Psycho’ Director

"I'd rather know what they [men] think. I'm kind of libertarian that way," Mary Harron revealed while in conversation at TIFF.

Top Directors Oppose Film and TV “Super Agency” Merger in Canada

David Cronenberg, Xavier Dolan, Sarah Polley and Denis Villeneuve are among filmmakers urging Telefilm Canada to stay independent.

Canada’s Biggest Film Financier Pledges That Half of Its Projects Will Be Directed or Written by Women

Telefilm Canada, led by Carolle Brabant, said it will now "favor" projects by women helmers and writers.

David Cronenberg, Edward Holcroft Join Netflix’s ‘Alias Grace’ Cast

Paul Gross, Kerr Logan and Rebecca Liddiard will also star opposite Sarah Gadon and Anna Paquin in the TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel.

Netflix Adds Margaret Atwood Murder Drama ‘Alias Grace’ From Sarah Polley, Mary Harron

The six-hour miniseries is based on the story of convicted murderer Grace Marks and on Atwood's book of the same name.

Canada Bankrolling More Female Directors to Close Gender Gap

The National Film Board of Canada, the country's public filmmaker, has promised half the movies it finances will be directed by women.

‘Anne of Green Gables’ Star Jonathan Crombie Dies at 48

The Canadian actor played Gilbert Blythe in the CBC TV movies.