Steak (R)evolution: Doc Looks at Happy Cows

(Via Steak (R)evolution is a new documentary presented by Video Services Corp (VSC), opening August 7th at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema. It follows Franck Ribière  and his favourite butcher, Yves-Marie Le Bourdonnec, on a quest to understand what makes good meat. Ribière comes from a family of cattle breeders, worked as a a […]

Becoming Edmonton: Doc to Tell Stories of Arrival

(Via One of a dozen upcoming heritage projects to receive support from the City of Edmonton and the Edmonton Heritage Council (EHC) is Becoming Edmonton, a documentary film project that will collect oral histories from First Nations and refugee communities and highlight their shared experience. It’s an initiative of the Bent Arrow Traditional Healing […]

Marineland Objects to Senator Citing Film

(Via CNW) Senator Wilfred Moore, introducing Bill S-230 to phase out taking whales into captivity, said that anyone who disagreed with it should watch Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s 2013 documentary Blackfish. Marineland in Ontario, one of the facilities that would be affected by the bill, has issued a media release saying, “When you do, please remember that not […]