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  • ​Congratulations to Alumni and Mentor Genie Award Nominees

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    CFC would like to extend congratulations to alumni Thomas Wallner ('02), Patrick Crowe ('02) and Producer Mentor Christina Piovesan on their recent Genie Award nominations.

  • CFC Mentor Ruba Nadda to Create HBO Show Elisabeth Starring Patricia Clarkson

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    Congratulations go out to CFC mentor Ruba Nadda who landed a deal with HBO for her new show Elisabeth starring Oscar-nominated actor and close friend to Nadda, Patricia Clarkson. Nadda will serve...

  • ​Eugene Levy to mentor Daniel Perlmutter as part of the 2012 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Mentorship Program

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    The National Arts Centre is proud to announce that Canadian comedy legend Eugene Levy has chosen to mentor writer and filmmaker Daniel Perlmutter ('11) through the 2012 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards Mentorship Program, which is made possible with support...

  • Award-Winning Actress Kim Cattrall to Mentor CFC Actors Conservatory Residents

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    TORONTO, October 19, 2011 – CFC (Canadian Film Centre) is pleased to welcome celebrated actress Kim Cattrall as a mentor for the CFC Actors Conservatory, Canada's first professional level training program for on-screen acting talent. In her role as a mentor, Cattrall will share h...

  • CFC and Bell Media Announce Award-Winning Executive Producer Brad Wright as Story Room Mentor of the 2014 Bell Media Prime Time TV Program

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    CFC and Bell Media Announce Award-Winning Executive Producer Brad Wright as Story Room Mentor of the 2014 Bell Media Prime Time TV ProgramNine writers have been selected to participate in the 2014 programToronto, September 3, 2014 – The Canadian Film C...

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  • Al Magee


    ...0 feature film credits, Magee began as a writer and story editor on independent Canadian feature film on breakouts like Roadkill and Highway 61As a trainer and mentor, Magee has been the CFC’s Professional in Residence for 20 years and designed and delivered multiple programs for the CFC, NSI, the Atlantic Film Festival, CBC...

  • Denis McGrath


    ...of our creative community, to the pursuit of excellence, and Denis’ own natural ability to share information and teach that made him a sought-after and valued mentor to many here at the CFC, and out in the larger creative community.Over the years, and no matter how busy he was, Denis always made time to be an advisor, guest...



    ...ors and their talents in an entertaining and meaningful way. SPECIAL THANKS TO THE 2017 PROFESSIONALS IN RESIDENCE Lindy Davies | Actor Mentor Kelly McEvenue | Actor Mentor Rebecca Northan | Actor Mentor Stephanie Jones | Actor Mentor Anders Yates | Actor Mentor...

  • Ghassan Fayad


    ...rector. He has explored numerous other fields such as software architecture, design, video, animation and illustration. He has been a regular lecturer at INIS, mentor and invited to speak in countless conference panels (SXSW, HotDocs, FNC, RIDM, MIP, Banff, NextMedia, DocAgora) and was member of the jury at 2008's Boomerang...

  • Marylin Ma


  • Suzanne Stein


    Suzanne is currently  a Foresight Analyst, Mentor, and Educator at OCAD. She previously was at SMARTlab in the UK where she was Deputy Director and Principal Research Fellow in Technology Future...



    Horsie, a reformed drug addict and self-styled monk, reluctantly returns to the dangerous world he left behind in order to help his former mentor, Spiro, get clean. While holed up in a remote lakeside hangout of days past, Horsie’s mistrust of Spiro swells as the secrets of a mutual friend’s mysterious d...

  • Robin Gurney Master Class at CFC

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    On October 18, 2013 CFC hosted a Master Class with Robin Gurney, the Senior VP of Programming at Showtime Network. The session was moderated by Producer Mentor Christina Piovesan.

  • 60 Years, 100 Films: A Salute to Don Carmody

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    ...bute.Comedian Colin Mochrie hosted the evening with tributes and roasting from several of Carmody's colleagues and collaborators.Don Carmody serves as Producer Mentor for the Canadian Film Centre's Cineplex Entertainment Film Program. He has produced many hits, including Porky's, Resident Evil: Afterlife, Silent Hill and the...

  • Sean Power


  • Annelise Larson


    Annelise Larson, Digital Strategist & & StorypreneursUnite.comAnnelise is on a mission to help stories find their audiences and storytellers a business model, all through the digital opport...

  • Aaron Bushkowsky


    ...rd and only award for humour writing.Aaron also heads Solo Collective Theatre, a professional Vancouver theatre company and has been an influential dramaturge, mentor, and teacher to hundreds of new West Coast writers and students. Aaron is represented in theatre by Marquis Entertainment, Toronto. For more information: www.a...

  • Daniel MacIvor Master Class at CFC

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    CFC welcomed alumni and mentor Daniel MacIvor ('94) to host a session with some of the residents in our Actors Conservatory.

  • David Goorevitch


    ...professor at the Toronto Film School, and previously taught and lectured at CBC Training, Hart House and the Canadian Film Centre. He is as avid a trainer and mentor as he is a photographer, writer & editor. David's career in photography began in 1974, with work on landscapes urban and natural. His multi-plane images of...

  • Expert Interview: Carla Serrano, Partner, Naked Communications

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    For this week’s Expert Interview we had the opportunity to chat with Carla Serrano, Partner of Naked Communications and Executive Mentor to ideaBOOST.

  • Jennifer Mesich

    Alumni International Film Festival Talent Lab (’10), she’s also a member of the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, Women in Film & Television – Toronto and a mentor.Jennifer is currently the Director of Development and Production for Film and Television at Don Carmody Productions. She joined the company in 2012 and worked...