a corporate lawyer marcie diggs' (vinessa antoine), reconsiders her priorities after her beloved aunt commits suicide following a malicious prosecution. landing at a legal aid office in dartmouth, nova scotia, marcie is driven by one thing – to never again allow innocent lives to be destroyed by the justice system.
also starring: natasha henstridge
an intense drama about two young women desperate to escape their repressive small town, whose friendship is challenged after a night of debauchery threatens to undo their grand plans for freedom.
starring: michaela kurimsky (2018 TIFF rising star) & karena evans.
*TIFF's top canadian films of 2018
*stockholm international film festivals best film
THE NEW ROMANTIC
frustrated with the lack of chivalrous guys her own age, a college senior (jessica barden) gives up on dating for love to date an older man in exchange for gifts instead.
starring: jessica barden, hayley law, brett dier & camila mendes
*sxsw best first feature film ( director carly stone)
maya has artistic ambitions - her father ed wants: a dutiful daughter to run the family store. taking her independence a step further, maya decides to travel to africa for inspiration and returns with a fiancé.
starring: amber stevens west, keith david, keith david & mike epps
inuit youth in a small community gain a powerful sense of pride and purpose through the sport of lacrosse, in this true-story account of tenacity, renewal, and inspiring resilience.
starring: jack anawak, fred bailey & seth burke
when a young afghan immigrant named mina gets her first job in a nursing home, an unexpected friendship with luis, a resident with dementia, reignites her love of music and changes her life forever.
starring: ana golja, louis gossett. jr, shohreh aghdashloo & giacomo gianniotti
leo (hayden christensen) and nikki (emma roberts) must navigate a blossoming romance, amidst a war between their families' competing pizza restaurants.
also starring: danny aiello & andrea martin
PROSECUTING EVIL: THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD OF BEN FERENCZ
is a fascinating portrait about ben ferencz, the last surviving nuremberg trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace.
series (ion tv / global)
private eyes follows ex-pro hockey player matt shade (jason priestley) who irrevocably changes his life when he decides to team up with fierce p.i., angie everett (cindy sampson).
series (audience network)
inspired by sydney pollack’s 1975 political thriller three days of the condor, condor follows a young cia analyst whose idealism is tested when he stumbles onto a terrible plan that threatens the lives of millions.
starring: max irons, william hurt & brendan fraser
INTO THE BADLANDS
into the badlands follows a mighty warrior and a young boy searching for enlightenment in a ruthless territory controlled by feudal barons.
starring: daniel wu, orla brady & emily beecham
SEVEN IN HEAVEN
two teenagers step into a secret closet and emerge in a terrifying alternate reality. they must find their way back before the door shuts forever.
starring: jacinda barrett & gary cole
good witch takes viewers on a magical journey with cassie nightingale (catherine bell), the good-hearted enchantress of middleton, and her teenage daughter grace (bailee madison).
the world of the vikings is brought to life through the journey of ragnar lothbrok, the first viking to emerge from norse legend and onto the pages of history - a man on the edge of myth.
starring: katheryn winnick, alexander ludwig & travis fimmel
MARY KILLS PEOPLE
series (lifetime | global)
doctor mary harris (caroline dhavernas) and her partner, a former plastic surgeon, moonlight as angels of death and help terminally ill patients slip away on their own terms.
also starring: jay ryan & richard short
cool daddy tells the musical story canadian crooner kenny colman, a man desperately trying to be a good father after a lifetime spent trying to be a great star.
CANADIAN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME
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NATIONAL MUSIC CENTRE
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