Acclaimed filmmakers Alanis Obomsawin and Denis Villeneuve will be honoured at the TIFF Tribute Awards fundraiser during the Toronto International Film Festival in September.
For her new film Beans, Mohawk director Tracey Deer was inspired by her own experience growing up during the Oka Crisis. She sat down with CBC News to discuss the project and what she hopes to achieve with it.
Director Theo Kapidistrias is this year's top winner of the Prism Prize for his work on the music video for Haviah Mighty's Thirteen, organizers said Monday.
Recent TV reboots are attempting to right past wrongs by casting Black, Indigenous and people of colour in lead roles. But experts say those resources would be better spent on original stories by racialized groups.