January 24

AWARD WINNING DOCUMENTARY – “SOFTIE” DIRECTED BY SAM SOKO

“A marvel of narrative storytelling…”-Filmmaker Magazine“A compelling act of defiance”“a powerful and personal election biopic… as intimate as it is brave”-The Film Stage“…tremendous film”-The Times (UK)  “…RIVETING!” – VarietyBoniface “Softie” Mwangi has long fought injustices in his country as a political activist. Now he’s taking the next step by running for office in a regional Kenyan […]

January 23

Artist Gabriel Vargas has released an emotive version of the Tea Party hit, “Heaven Coming Down” — available now!

As a follow up to the successful single “Silent Waves,” emerging international artist Gabriel Vargas has released an emotive version of the Tea Party hit, “Heaven Coming Down” — available now!  First released by the Canadian band in 1999 where it reached #1 on International charts, Vargas has breathed new life into the song with […]

January 23

Artist -Kele Fleming has just released her latest single, “The Latest Meme” — available now.

Canadian singer/songwriter and pop artist Kele Fleming has just released her latest single, “The Latest Meme” — available now.  Existential lyrics like “10 years on / So much is gone / Am I more weathered?” and “Age of distraction / What’s the attraction?” make it clear that Kele (pronounced Kelly) wrote this surprisingly upbeat and […]

January 22

“HUMAN NATURE”-The Story Of CRISPER.The Most Important Scientific Discovery Of The 21st Century

HUMAN NATURE is currently streaming on NETFLIX ABOUT HUMAN NATUREHUMAN NATURE is a provocative exploration of the biggest tech revolution of the 21st century—and it isn’t digital, it’s biological. CRISPR has given us unprecedented control over the basic building blocks of life and opens the door to curing diseases, reshaping the biosphere, and designing our own children. […]

January 22

Melanie? “Be Careful With My Heart” her latest single — available now!

There’s no question about it: Canadian blues rocker Melanie? says “Be Careful With My Heart” in this, her latest single — available now!  Adding to her 500,000+ streams and counting, the new bluesy pop ballad is chocked full of emotion, tasty guitar leads and a simple, yet groovy bass line. It’s all par for the […]

January 21

“HUNGER WARD”-On The Frontlines Of Hunger In Yemen DIRECTED BY SKYE FITZGERALD

Filmed from inside two of the most active therapeutic feeding centers in Yemen, HUNGER WARD documents two female health care workers fighting to thwart the spread of starvation against the backdrop of a forgotten war. The film provides an unflinching portrait of Dr. Aida Al Sadeeq and Nurse Mekkia Mahdi as they try to save the lives […]

January 21

“EDDY’S WORLD”-TOY INVENTOR EDDY GOLDFARB an inspirational portrait of 99 year-old working toy inventor!

EDDY’S WORLD is an inspirational portrait of 99 year-old working toy inventor – Eddy Goldfarb.  Best known for the iconic Yakity Yak Teeth, he is the inventor of nearly 800 toys including Stompers, Vac-U-Form, Kerplunk and the Bubble Gun.  Optimistic, creative and curious, he is an endearing storyteller who shares his philosophies of life and his […]

January 21

19th Annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival Back With FREE Virtually Streamed Performances-Winterfolk XIX is Set for February 19th & 20th ONLINE

Featuring Julian Taylor, Jack de Keyzer, Laura Fernandez, Mandy Goodhandy & MORE Toronto’s 19th Annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival Back With FREE Virtually Streamed Performances Winterfolk XIX is Set for February 19th & 20th ONLINE Winterfolk XIX Blues and Roots Festival Friday, February 19th — 7:00pm – 10:00pm Saturday, February 20th — 7:00pm – […]

January 20

DOCUMENTARY“BEDLAM” – DIRECTED BY DR. KEN ROSENBERG PRODUCED BY PETER MILLER<An intimate journey Into the America’s mental health crisis

BEDLAM is set in Los Angeles and is the first major documentary to explore the crisis in the care of severely mentally-ill citizens. Judge Songhai Armstead, Exec. Director, Alternatives to Incarceration Initiative/County of Los Angeles (Proposition J), George Gascon, LA County DA, The Honorable Patrick Kennedy, Dr. Jonathan E. Sherin, Director, LA County Dept. of Mental […]

January 19

“PANDEMIC19” A Film by Yung Chang and Annie Katsura Rollins

PANDEMIC19 A Film by Yung Chang and Annie Katsura Rollins Executive Produced by Jean Tsien and Donald Young Audience Award Winner – Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival 2020 Special Jury Mention – Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival 2020 Winner – SPE Media Festival 2021 Official Selection – SFFILM Doc Stories 2020 “…a poignant document…this film feels alive […]

January 19

First Time Recorded Live in 40 Years: Bentwood Rocker Release Video Album

First Time Recorded Live in 40 Years: Bentwood Rocker Release Video Album First Up: “I’m Not Taken” & “Give Her An Inch” First at it in 1977, Peterborough and Belleville, ON’s outfit Bentwood Rocker continue to craft their legacy in the making with this, the first instalments of their new visual album — available now! […]

January 18

Old Fool Film presents “TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE.“Review By Sally Warburton

By Sally Warburton Old Fool Film presents TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE. The Visayan title  translation of Joanna Vasquez Arong’s documentary film Ang Pagpakalma Sa Unos.  An IDA Awards Nominee for Best Documentary Short,  Winner of the 2020 Slamdance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize for Documentary Shorts (Oscar®-qualifying prize) Joanna Vasquez Arong’s Essay Film Explores Cultural […]

January 17

TO CALM THE PIG INSIDE – By Ang Pagpakalma Sa Unos&Directed by Joanna Vasquez Arong -NOMINEE – Best Short Documentary – 2020 International Documentary Association (IDA) Awards

NOMINEE – Best Short Documentary – 2020 International Documentary Association (IDA) Awards WINNER – Grand Jury Prize, Documentary Shorts – 2020 Slamdance Film Festival WINNER – International Documentary – 15th SHORTS MÉXICO WINNER – Best Documentary Short – Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival 2020 Special Mention – Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival Official Selection – 2020 […]

January 16

TIRED OF TALKIN’ latest album from award winning bluesman STEVE STRONGMAN gets a re-issue!

TIRED OF TALKIN’ latest album from award winning bluesman STEVE STRONGMAN gets a re-issue today on Stony Plain Records Hamilton, Ontario.  Award winning bluesman Steve Strongman has joined forces with Linus Entertainment in a multi-faceted deal that sees the Hamilton-based company globally representing his music publishing catalog and the distribution of his sound recording catalog, as well […]

January 15

Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer Jesse Cook Releases Stunning Version of “Say Something”

Internationally Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer & Producer Jesse Cook Releases Stunning Version of “Say Something” — Available Now! The Multi-Platinum/Gold & Award-Winning Artist Offers New Take on A Great Big World’s 2013 Hit Watch “Say Something” via YouTube Here Multi-platinum/gold selling and award-winning artist Jesse Cook wants to “Say Something” this year with the release of […]