News Round II: Post-Remembrance Day

(Via WireService.ca) Kiefer Sutherland will be honoured at the Whistler Film Festival with the WFF 2015 Trailblazer in Acting Award, followed by the Western Canadian premiere of his latest film, Forsaken. Robert Carlyle will also be honoured at the Festival, receiving the WFF 2015 Maverick Award. There’s a whole lot more going on at WFF, […]

More on WFF’s Industry Summit

(Via WireService.ca) The three days of Whistler Film Festival’s Industry Summit are packed with information and opportunities to network. Earlier we mentioned the new Power Pitch competition and the two International Ambitions sessions, which will take place on the first day of the Summit, December 3rd. The theme for December 4th is State of the […]

Praxis, Trumped, Buffer, and VIMFF

(Via WireService.ca) Congratulations to the six screenwriters chosen for the Whistler Film Festival Praxis Screenwriters Lab. During the WFF, they’ll get mentoring from industry experts in bringing their projects from script to production. More on this later. (Via Marketwired) You’ve Been Trumped, a “funny, inspiring and heartbreaking” documentary on Donald Trump, will be available to Canadians […]