‘It’s a global issue:’ Filmmakers shed light on the reality of living in Moncton’s tent city

A group of filmmakers in Moncton are turning their cameras onto some of the city’s less fortunate. They’re creating a documentary called ‘Tent City,’ which highlights people’s journeys into homelessness, and what life is like living at the site of a…

Wrestling documentary ‘350 Days’ screens in Calgary before coming to Amazon

A documentary exploring the golden era of professional wrestling had one of its final private screenings Wednesday evening prior to becoming more readily accessible to Canadian fans next month. 350 Days is a project by Vancouver-based actor Fulvio Cecere, who…

Film on Colten Boushie case wins $10,000 prize at Hot Docs festival

A film about the killing of a young Indigenous man in Saskatchewan has won a top prize at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival. Tasha Hubbard’s “nipawistamasowin: We Will Stand Up” has won the best Canadian feature documentary award, which…

‘Do or die’: recovering addict shares journey in Saskatchewan documentary

April 9 2019 7:38pm The Saskatchewan Union of Nurses has produced a four-part documentary series addressing what it calls the addictions crisis in the province. Ryan Kessler reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

New Brunswick documentary honours first player to break NHL colour barrier

Willie O’Ree has become a household name in hockey. The native son of Fredericton, N.B., and 2018 Hockey Hall of Fame inductee was the first black player to make it to the NHL when he suited up for the Boston…