From Barry Avrich of The Globe and Mail:
Link: Canada’s homegrown TV content needs to come home
As someone who has been producing film and television for 30 years, I, like many in the industry, am beyond anxious to see our Canadian Heritage Ministerâ€™s imminent recommendation on how best to reboot our entertainment and media industries. MÃ©lanie Joly, our Oxford-educated minister, took office in 2015 urging patience and telling journalists that, unlike Donald Trump, she will need 700 days to be fairly judged on the merits of her close to $2-billion gamble. But her work is taking longer than negotiating the Yalta Conference. Continue reading.
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I think that there are a number of people who have done very good quality shows that have been rewarding with either good critical reviews, healthy foreign sales and high ratings (sometimes all three) that have stayed in Canada. It is this kind of thinking that often prevents them from furthering their career here
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