Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2010’

Emmy award judge and FanTrust president Catherine Warren to join media luminaries at international festival and gala in New York

The world’s most prestigious global television event hosts a red-carpet line-up, including American Idol’s Simon Cowell and Saturday Night Live’s Lorne Michaels NEW YORK, October 26, 2010 – The 38th International Emmy Awards black tie ceremony recognizing the best in

The International Digital Emmy Awards Call For Submissions

For the sixth year, The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is recognizing excellence in content created and designed for viewer interaction and/or delivery on a digital platform (i.e. interactive TV, mobile, internet, etc.) originating outside of the United States.

Canada Media Fund Announces Experimental Stream First Round Results

October 13, 2010 (Toronto) – The Canada Media Fund (CMF) today announced the first round results of its Experimental Stream. Twenty-seven projects were approved for production funding in the form of CMF equity investment commitments for a total of $12.9

New Funding Aims to Stimulate Media Development; BC Film to Provide Critical Matching Money

Changes to BC Film’s Project Development Fund and the Digital Media Development Fund now provide increased support to BC film, television and digital content production companies. In a recent exchange with FanTrust, BC Film’s Robert Wong, Vice President, Tax Credits

Todd & The Book of Pure Evil premiere is all-time highest-rated for SPACE original series

– Highest-rated program on Non-Sports Specialty for A18-49 – Toronto, ON (Friday, Oct. 1, 2010) – SPACE fans signed up for a helluva good time as its new original Canadian series TODD & THE BOOK OF PURE EVIL debuted Wednesday

The E-Textbook Experiment Turns A Page

For a few years now, people have been expecting electronic textbooks to take off in a big way: They’re cheaper than traditional textbooks, easier to carry around in a backpack, and seem like a natural progression for students who have