New Project Seances Released, Now Available Online (With Video)

Created by Guy Maddin and the NFB, Seances is a new storytelling narrative that shows lost silent films as reimagined “never-to-be-repeated configurations” — and then they’re destroyed, never to be seen again. The films are reworks of classics by Alfred Hitchcock, Jaques Feyder, Alice Guy‐Blaché, Alexander Dovzhenko, Benjamin Fondane and many other filmmakers. (Many filmmakers of […]

5 Canada Film Stories for First Weds in DST

(Formerly Daily Rushes — I always felt a little weird about that name. — Ed.) This year’s Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival will feature something new, courtesy of Bell Media’s BravoFACT (Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent): the Hot Docs Short Film Pitch. Six filmmaking teams will get a chance to pitch their short documentary […]