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May 14, 2020, 11:00 ET Corus Entertainment and the Banff World Media Festival Announce the 2020 Recipients of the Corus Writer's Apprentice Program

To share this release socially: https://bit.ly/3dM9KIj TORONTO, May 14, 2020 /CNW/ - Corus and the Banff World Media Festival are pleased to announce ...


May 11, 2020, 14:24 ET CTV Announces First Wave of Summer 2020 Schedule Headlined by New Competition Series ULTIMATE TAG

– Competition heats up this summer with Jennifer Lopez in WORLD OF DANCE (May 26), Alec Baldwin in MATCH GAME (June 7), and NFL superstar sibling...


May 11, 2020, 09:12 ET Thunderbird Entertainment Group Provides Operational Update and Announces New Investor Relations Firm Partnership

Global award-winning, full-service multiplatform production, distribution and rights management company remains fully operational New personnel hired ...


May 07, 2020, 17:30 ET BlueRush Announces Proposed Non-Brokered Private Placement

TORONTO, May 7, 2020 /CNW/ - BlueRush Inc. ("BlueRush" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BTV), an emerging personalized video Software as a Service ("SaaS")...


May 06, 2020, 17:34 ET Get your spyglass out! Educational detective game launches worldwide for curious kids to play at home

The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency: Thrilling adventure for young sleuths teaches coding, history and features famous women in STEM VICTORIA, BC,...


May 05, 2020, 08:15 ET APTN premieres original documentary series "CRAZY LIKE A LYNX"

An incredible journey across Canada to discover how Aboriginal organizations, businesses, programs, and people are thriving in a modern world while...


May 01, 2020, 13:00 ET Henry's announces restructuring plans with strategic focus on the future

TORONTO, May 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Henry's, a division of Cranbrook Glen Enterprises Ltd, today announced a strategic restructuring to improve efficiencies ...


Apr 30, 2020, 17:30 ET BlueRush's IndiVideo Platform Approved for 2020 USPS Postage Rebate Program

USPS offers 2% postage rebate on all print mail that is supported by innovative technologies TORONTO, April 30, 2020 /CNW/ - BlueRush Inc....


Apr 28, 2020, 09:00 ET Network Media Group Announces Strong Revenues and Profits for 2020 First Quarter Results

VANCOUVER, April 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Network Media Group Inc. (TSX: NTE.V) (OTCMKTS: NMGGF) ("Network" or "the Company") today reported financial...


Apr 24, 2020, 08:00 ET Morneau Shepell's Kakuma Hope film wins at International Corporate Citizenship Film Festival

Short film about students of Morneau Shepell Secondary School for Girls in Kenya honoured at Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship film...


Apr 23, 2020, 14:57 ET Paralympians send messages of hope for these challenging times

Canadian Paralympic Committee and BBDO Canada release an empathetic COVID-19 PSA TORONTO and OTTAWA, April 23, 2020 /CNW/ - A new film from the...


Apr 21, 2020, 10:22 ET Leadership change at MELS in 2021

MONTREAL, April 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - France Lauzière, President and CEO of TVA Group, announces the appointment of Martin Carrier as Senior...


Apr 16, 2020, 09:00 ET Thunderbird's Atomic Cartoons Launches Season Two of its IP-Owned series The Last Kids on Earth

Season Two features 10 new episodes, streaming in 28 languages in 190 countries Star-studded voice cast includes the talents of Catherine O'Hara,...


Apr 14, 2020, 05:32 ET STARZPLAY Continues to Strengthen Content Leadership, Announces Long-term Deal With Warner Bros.

Underpinning its commitment to providing an unmatched viewing experience and addressing customer demand, STARZPLAY, the Dubai based SVOD service, has ...


Apr 13, 2020, 08:30 ET BlueRush Announces New Chief Revenue Officer

TORONTO, April 13, 2020 /CNW/ - BlueRush Inc. ("BlueRush" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BTV), an emerging personalized video Software as a Service...


Apr 09, 2020, 06:30 ET Imagination Park Technologies Inc. announces Name Change to ImagineAR Inc.

VANCOUVER, April 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Imagination Park Technologies Inc. (CSE: IP) (OTC: IPNFF) , is pleased to announce that, pursuant to a directors'...


Apr 08, 2020, 08:30 ET National Canadian Film Day is coming to living rooms everywhere on April 22

The World's Largest Film Festival cancels 1000 live screenings and moves to an all-online social distancing edition TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ -...


Mar 31, 2020, 09:00 ET Network Media Group Announces Record Revenues and Profits for 2019 Year-End Results

VANCOUVER, March 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Network Media Group Inc. (TSX: NTE.V) (OTCMKTS: NMGGF) ("Network" or "the Company") today reported annual results...


Mar 27, 2020, 09:00 ET Thunderbird Entertainment Group Provides Business Update

Global, multiplatform, content production company shifts to remote working solution to enable continued work on productions VANCOUVER, March 27, 2020 ...


Mar 26, 2020, 10:30 ET MX Player's International Expansion in Canada & 6 Other Countries

The world's largest local video player, Singapore-headquartered MX Player, part of the Indian Internet Conglomerate Times Internet, today announced...


Mar 26, 2020, 08:30 ET BlueRush Reports Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Financial Results

Record Quarterly Revenue Demonstrates Concrete Corporate Strategy TORONTO, March 26, 2020 /CNW/ - BlueRush Inc. ("BlueRush" or the "Company") (TSX-V: ...


Mar 17, 2020, 13:25 ET Quebecor Fund Announces List of Funded Producers and Distributors Under its Film Production Assistance Program and Export Assistance Program

MONTRÉAL, March 17, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Following January 28, 2020 submissions, the Quebecor Fund Board of Directors has announced the names of the...


Mar 12, 2020, 19:13 ET Personalized Video Provider BlueRush Announces "Business As Usual Program" to Lend Support During COVID-19 Crisis

TORONTO, March 12, 2020 /CNW/ - BlueRush Inc. ("BlueRush" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BTV), an emerging personalized video Software as a Service (SaaS) ...


Mar 10, 2020, 09:10 ET Thunderbird Entertainment Named to Fast Company's 2020 List of the World's Most Innovative Companies

Global, multiplatform, content production company earns a Top 10 spot in the Film and Television category of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies ...


Mar 09, 2020, 10:40 ET Tell Our Stories documentary film series to be released

TORONTO, March 9, 2020 /CNW/ - FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting will release a series of short films created by five Canadian documentary filmmakers...