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Global confidence growing in media and entertainment

Aug 11, 2014 - Global confidence growing in media and entertainment sector as focus shifts to digitalBy Emma Crawford Hampel Full Article


Vancouver animation studio Rainmaker appoints ex-MGM

Jul 21, 2014 - The Vancouver-based company behind CG-animated films and TV shows like Escape From Planet Earth and ReBoot... Full Article


Cinemas focus on innovation to survive

Aug 08, 2014 - Single-screen movie houses offering alcohol sales, diverse content Full Article

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Cinemas focus on innovation to survive

Aug 08, 2014 - Single-screen movie houses offering alcohol sales, diverse content Full Article

Vancouver animation studio Rainmaker appoints ex-MGM executive to boardroom

Jul 21, 2014 - The Vancouver-based company behind CG-animated films and TV shows like Escape From Planet Earth and ReBoot has gone Hollywood in the search for a... Full Article

Lionsgate hit with lawsuit stemming from fraud investigation

Jul 18, 2014 - Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF) (Lionsgate) has been hit with a lawsuit alleging fraud in the wake of a U.S. Securities and Exchange... Full Article

Vancouver’s Paperny TV production company sold to Entertainment One for $29 million

Jul 17, 2014 - The Vancouver TV production company behind such series as Food Network’s Chopped Canada and History’s Yukon Gold has a new Canadian... Full Article

Italian film company sets up shop in Vancouver

Jun 30, 2014 - Fashion ad producer Collateral Films hopes to add food, real estate to clientele list Full Article

Sony Pictures Imageworks moving head offices from California to Vancouver

May 30, 2014 - Sony Pictures Imageworks is leaving the Golden State and setting up a new headquarters in Vancouver that will house as many as 700 employees.... Full Article

Credits to roll on Burnaby landmark Dolphin Cinemas

May 27, 2014 - After more than 50 years of showing films in north Burnaby, Dolphin Cinemas is taking the reels off the projector for good.... Full Article

Chinese film companies look to Vancouver's Gener8 for 3D flair

May 09, 2014 - When a pair of Chinese film companies behind the production of a martial arts historical epic wanted its characters’ fists to —... Full Article

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Local companies take starring role in VFX industry

Apr 25, 2014 - Hollywood studios increasingly relying on city's visual effects houses for work on blockbusters such as The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Full Article

Don Mattrick-led Zynga gets upgrade, launches FarmVille on mobile

Apr 22, 2014 - Zynga, the California gaming company led by one of British Columbia's wealthiest men, Don Mattrick, enjoyed an analyst upgrade April 22, just days ... Full Article

Social responsibility stays in the picture

Apr 07, 2014 - Documentary showcases successful Vancouver businesses that practise ‘conscious capitalism’ Full Article

Arts Club seeks new executive director

Apr 01, 2014 - Vancouver's Arts Club Theatre Co. is seeking a new executive director following the April 1 announcement that its longtime head, Howard Jang, is... Full Article

Industrial Light & Magic opens new permanent studio in Vancouver

Mar 18, 2014 - Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), the Lucasfilm special effects company famous for its work on movies like Star Wars and Pacific Rim, opened a... Full Article

Reaping revenue from television’s new realities

Mar 03, 2014 - Paperny Entertainment’s 2013 television production double its output in 2012 Full Article

Angry Birds movie targets Vancouver for production

Feb 14, 2014 - A Vancouver animation studio will produce an Angry Birds movie, Rovio Entertainment and Sony Pictures Imageworks announced February 14.... Full Article

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Vancouver entertainment tech company Gener8 opens VFX studio

Feb 13, 2014 - A Vancouver entertainment technology company known for making characters from Harry Potter and Iron Man leap off the silver screen is branching... Full Article

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Industrial Light & Magic expands Vancouver effects studio, doubles headcount

Feb 12, 2014 - Jedi knights and mythical creatures will soon be flooding Vancouver after Industrial Light & Magic announced it's expanding operations north... Full Article

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Vancouver’s visual effects sector thriving

Feb 04, 2014 - Spark FWD visual effects conference February 5 to in Vancouver includes a job fair where local VFX studios will vie for new talent Full Article

More businesses improvising corporate entertainment options

Jan 20, 2014 - Companies hiring TheatreSports and other professional entertainers for special events Full Article

NBCUniversal takes minority stake in Vancouver TV production company

Jan 17, 2014 - NBCUniversal International Television Production is taking a minority stake in Lark Productions, the producer of Real Housewives of Vancouver and... Full Article

KickStarter campaign launched for live theatre software project

Jan 17, 2014 - James Pollard, who has terminal prostate cancer, hopes to see a software program he developed to help directors manage live productions... Full Article

Dragon's Den to hold auditions in B.C. this month

Jan 16, 2014 - Vancouver entrepreneurs seeking financial backing and national TV exposure for their product or service will have the chance later this month to... Full Article

Hard Rock Casino debuts

Dec 24, 2013 - It had everything you would expect for an opening of a Hard Rock Casino — guitars, fireworks and musicians. Full Article

Super Bowl commercial break for local filmmakers

Dec 16, 2013 - Two B.C. productions are semi-finalists in the lucrative Super Bowl Doritos TV ad contest Full Article

Vancouver's Gener8 Media signs $15m deal with Chinese movie and TV production company

Nov 04, 2013 - Gener8 Media Corp. has signed a $15 million partnership agreement with China's Tianjin Fu Feng Da Movie & Television Technology Investment and ... Full Article

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