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  • Preggoland

    Production

    ...ild’ she is inexplicably welcomed back into the group. Although she initially tries to come clean, the many perks of pregnancy are far too seductive to ignore. Preggoland is a comedy about our societal obsession with babies and the lengths we’ll go to be part of a club.

  • Celebrating Our Alumni at TIFF 2014

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    On Wednesday, September 10, 2014 CFC hosted an intimate reception celebrating our more than 45 alumni represented this year at TIFF.

  • Robert Chomiak

    Alumni

    ...ilm development for his comedy feature screenplay Future Man and his co-written project Jekyll & Hyde: A Comedy.As story editor he worked on the comedy feature PREGGOLAND, written by and starring Sonja Bennett and featuring James Caan and Danny Trejo, which has completed principal photography.He provided story notes for the feat...

  • TIFF 2014: Alumni Film Reviews

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    CFC is proud to congratulate all our alumni with films in the Toronto International Film Festival this year! To read some of the great reviews and press that...

  • Alumni Films to See U.S. Premieres at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival

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    This year, CFC is proud to announce that four alumni films will be making their U.S. premieres at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.

  • Star-Studded ‘The Big Lebowski’ Live Read Attracts Sold-Out Crowd

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    Jason Reitman’s live read of ‘The Big Lebowski’ on July 24 at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal as part of COMEDYPRO, presented by our very own...

  • Alumni Film "Eadweard" Leads 2015 Leo Awards Nominations

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    The nominees for the 2015 Leo Awards were announced on Monday, May 11, 2015. Now in its sixteenth year, the Leo Awards continue to celebrate excellence in...

  • Sonja Bennett

    Alumni

    ...so she took up screenwriting. Her first screenplay, CHRISTMAS IS FOR CATS, was awarded an honorable mention in the Praxis feature film screenplay competition. PREGGOLAND is Sonja’s second script.

  • Kirsten Smith

    Mentor

    ...ith executive produced WHIP IT, starring Ellen Page and Kristin Wiig, and she served as Story Editor on the upcoming romantic comedies THAT BURNING FEELING and PREGGOLAND, developed by the CFC.A published poet, she's also the author of two young adult novels, The Geography of Girlhood and Trinkets, the latter of which is being d...

  • Nominees Announced for 2015 DGC Awards

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    The nominees for the 2015 DGC Awards were announced on June 17, 2015. Selected from over 250 submissions, the nominees in 19 categories represent a...

  • Film Projects and Participants Selected for First Session of Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

    Press Release

    ...out a chubby teen who is forced to spend her school suspension doing community service at a retirement home. Writer/director Pat Mills, Producer Alyson RichardsPREGGOLAND, a female-driven comedy about a 35-year-old woman-child who pretends to be pregnant to fit in with her friends. Writer Sonja Bennett, Producers Kevin Eastwood...

  • Alumni Films in the 2014 Vancouver International Film Festival

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    CFC is proud to announce that 10 alumni films will be screening in this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival. Among these films is CFC’s own short...

  • CFC Launches Sixth Year of the Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

    Press Release

    ...and Vancouver-based team producer/director Jason James and writer Garfield Lindsay Miller.Past projects of the Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange include Preggoland, which screened at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, produced by Kevin Eastwood with screenplay written by Sonja Bennett, who also stars as the com...

  • CFC Celebrates Strong Alumni Presence at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

    Press Release

    ...participating in this year’s festival.The Special Presentations programme sees the world premieres of the CFC/Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange projects Preggoland, produced by Kevin Eastwood with screenplay written by Sonja Bennett, who also stars as the comedy-drama’s adult-child Ruth; and October Gale from di...