NEWS & FEATURES

In Conversation: Paul Feig and Scott Herbst

DIGITAL SUMMIT: Hear from acclaimed writer, director, producer and actor Paul Feig and Lionsgate Television’s head of scripted development Scott Herbst as they engage in an exclusive conversation with C21’s founder and editor-in-chief David Jenkinson. Examining premium content in the …


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DIGITAL SUMMIT: The Canadian media industry is having a moment of reckoning. We need to move forward beyond the Diversity 101 discussions to create lasting, systemic change. That means a strong commitment from all levels of the industry: broadcasters, showrunners …


CCA: Finalists Announced

DIGITAL SUMMIT: The applications are in and the judging is done – let’s meet the first 6 companies accepted into the Canadian Creative Accelerator! The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service at the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles is pleased …

Insight Productions 40th Anniversary

DIGITAL SUMMIT: This session will pay tribute to renowned independent production company Insight Productions Ltd on its 40th anniversary. Insight’s CEO and Executive Producer, John Brunton, will be interviewed by industry insider Ed Robinson about the company’s incredible longevity, innovation …


Roundtable: How to Bring About Lasting Diversity and Inclusion

DIGITAL SUMMIT: How can lasting change be implemented in the Canadian industry to ensure our entertainment media landscape reflects our inclusive society? How can talent behind and in front of the camera become more diverse? Join us for a candid …


Valerie Creighton receives Inaugural Content Canada IMPACT Award

DIGITAL SUMMIT: Content Canada is proud to present its first annual IMPACT AWARD to Valerie Creighton, president and CEO, Canada Media Fund. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the CMF, which is responsible for funding approximately C$350 million annually …

Virtual Development Market Launched

DIGITAL SUMMIT: Content Canada, in partnership with Canadian Heritage and the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, is proud to host a B2B and B2G Development Market, matching select Canadian producers with featured content buyers, streaming platforms, development executives, potential co-production/co-financing partners …


In Conversation: CMPA’s Reynolds Mastin

DIGITAL SUMMIT: Canadian producers, like all in the production world, have been deeply affected by the current pandemic. At a time when the Canadian industry was already grappling with a rapidly evolving media landscape, along came Covid-19 which turned producers’ …


The Women Behind CTV’s JANN

DIGITAL SUMMIT: Iconic singer-songwriter and comedy star, Jann Arden, will be featured along with the powerful team of women behind their hit series in this exclusive masterclass. The women behind CTV’s “JANN” will take centre stage for a funny, entertaining …