4K to the Fore — But First, Movie Night

(Via PRNewswire) Rideau Hall Movie Nights are back this summer, on June 29th and 30th. Film selections aren’t announced yet, but there’ll be one each in English and French. It’s outdoors, free, and includes popcorn. (Via CNW) Bell Media has announced its commitment to have all its original scripted series made in 4K. This makes […]

Films of Everyday Syria, Residential School Voices, and a 13-Year Commercial Break

The Vancouver Courier has a piece on Abounaddara, “an anonymous collective of volunteer, self-taught artists whose weekly short films offer a glimpse of the lives of ordinary Syrians.” The films offer an alternative view to the media’s constant depiction of violence in Syria. A discussion on Syrian refugees, hosted by advocate and writer Zool Suleman, will […]