April 16

HOT DOCS-Any Given Day (Beti Films) Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street (levelFILM) My Tree (Hawkeye Pictures)

Any Given Day (Beti Films)Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street (levelFILM)My Tree (Hawkeye Pictures) Any Given Day Hot Docs Premiere:April 29, 2021 Hot Docs Site Page Producers: Beti FilmsDirected by: Margaret Byrne Living with mental illness takes energy, and a lot is often wasted on managing the court system, substance abuse and poverty instead of basic […]

April 16

Rocker ROBERT CORBETT Sets a Nostalgic Scene with Synth-Laden Love Song, “Drive85”

Toronto Rocker ROBERT CORBETT Sets a Nostalgic Scene with Synth-Laden Love Song, “Drive85” Watch “Drive85” via YouTube Here Canadian pop-rock singer/songwriter Robert Corbett sets a nostalgic scene with this, his new synth-laden love song, “Drive85” — available now.  His sixth single, the Toronto-based artist uses the song to usher audiences on, not only a metaphorical […]

April 16

The Illuminating and Intimate Campaign-Trail Portrait Documentary Follows María de Jesús Patricio, aka Marichuy, the First Indigenous Woman to Run for the Mexican Presidency

Luciana Kaplan’s THE SPOKESWOMAN Will Have its International Premiere at the 2021 Edition of Hot Docs The Illuminating and Intimate Campaign-Trail Portrait Documentary Follows María de Jesús Patricio, aka Marichuy, the First Indigenous Woman to Run for the Mexican Presidency cVeteran Mexican-Argentine filmmaker Luciana Kaplan (Eufrosina’s Revolution; Rush Hour) is set to return to Toronto’s Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival for […]

April 16

Breezy Folk-Rock Duo ROBINSON KIRBY Are Off to “Find A Way” in New Single

  Toronto’s Breezy Folk-Rock Duo ROBINSON KIRBY Are Off to “Find A Way” in New Single Watch “Find A Way” via YouTube Here Breezy Canadian folk-rock duo Robinson Kirby are off to “Find A Way” when it comes to lost affections in this, their heartwarming love-quest of a new single and video — available now! […]

April 16

Americana Folk-Roots Rocker Chris Ronald Unveils First Single on Emotionally Juxtaposed New Album

Americana Folk-Roots Rocker Chris Ronald Unveils First Single on Emotionally Juxtaposed New Album Available Now, “City Girl” Previews this May’s Light & Dark Watch “City Girl” via YouTube Here Top 10 charting Canadian folk-rocker Chris Ronald muses aloud in this, his new single “City Girl” — available now.  Rife with Ronald’s signature sound and Songwriter of […]

April 15

Integral Film Presents-Sex, Revolution and Islam

“ Seyran Ateş: Sex, Revolution and Islam Directed by Nefise Özkal LorentzenProduced by Jørgen Lorentzen World Premiere – 2021 CPH:DOXNorth American Premiere – 2021 SFFILM FestivalOfficial Selection – 2021 Hot Docs International Film FestivalOfficial Selection – 2021 DOXA Documentary Film Festival About “ Seyran Ateş: Sex, Revolution and Islam”In the 1960s, the hippies championed the […]

April 15

See What THE GREAT FUSS Is About For Toronto-Based Rockers’ New “Hairbrain” Single & Video

See What THE GREAT FUSS Is About For Toronto-Based Rockers’ New “Hairbrain” Single & Video Watch “Hairbrain” via YouTube Here We’re confident the current year is 2021, but one listen to Canadian rockers The Great Fuss and their new single and video for “Hairbrain,” and… It’s hard to not double-check the calendar! An homage to […]

April 15

The Infestation A solo exhibition featuring the works of Stuart Dunkel

It is that time of the year again… spring has sprung, the sun is shining, and the mice are out and about – wait, what?! Yep, you read that right, Rehs Contemporary is preparing to launch another exhibit of new paintings from Stuart Dunkel – if you are familiar with his work, you’ll know they […]

April 15

Female Vocal Group ViVA Trio Reveal New Theatrical Sound & Style in “Siren Song”

Canadian Female Vocal Group ViVA Trio Reveal New Theatrical Sound & Style in “Siren Song” Watch “Siren Song” via YouTube Here Award-winning and Internationally acclaimed Canadian female vocal group ViVA Trio are set to summon audiences out to sea with this, their stunning new single, “Siren Song” — available now!  The three-piece’s two sopranos Anna […]

April 15

Canadian Music Week is happy to announce Kim Mitchell will be inducted into the INDIES Hall of Fame at the 20th Annual Jim Beam INDIES Awards on May 21, 2021

Rock Icon Kim Mitchellto be Inducted intoINDIES Hall of FameDuring Canadian Music WeekFriday, May 21, 2021 Canadian Music Week is happy to announce Kim Mitchell will be inducted into the INDIES Hall of Fame at the 20th Annual Jim Beam INDIES Awards on May 21, 2021. Canadian Music Week will run May 18 – 21, 2021with a virtual conference and showcase festival.Kim Mitchell is a guitarist, […]

April 14

HOT DOCS ADDS THREE NEW MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES TO FESTIVAL LINEUP

HOT DOCS ADDS THREE NEW MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES TO FESTIVAL LINEUP Hot Docs is pleased to announce that it has added three additional titles to its 2021 Festival lineup. Making its Canadian premiere in the Special Presentations program will be the Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning film Summer of Soul (…Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised), […]

April 14

ROM to Feature Creative Works from Kids and Teens In a New Fall Exhibition

ROM to Feature Creative Works from Kids and Teens In a New Fall Exhibition   Canada’s most-visited museum is calling for submissions of works of art that reflect life in the pandemic through the eyes of Ontario’s youth  To mark a defining moment in history and help our communities heal, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is calling on Ontario’s kids and teens to […]

April 14

A Legendary Musical Offering to Celebrate “EARTH DAY !”

‘HEAL THE EARTH’ A Legendary Musical Offering to Celebrate EARTH DAY  https://earthday.ca/ Entertainment Music Group (EMG) has gathered legendary artists and young independent artists from around the world to create a virtual music-doc to be pre-produced and released on April 22, 2021 in honour of Earth Day. The project is headed up by Executive Producer Sandy Graham, a music industry […]

April 14

The 22nd Annual imagineNATIVE will offer six days of online programming including the presentation of film, digital + interactive works, audio, exhibitions, special events, and more

The 22nd Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Announces Expanded Digital Presentation imagineNATIVE wishes to announce their 22nd Annual Film + Media Arts Festival will once again take place online from October 19 – 24, 2021. Building off the success of last year’s virtual Festival, imagineNATIVE will offer six days of online programming including the presentation of film, digital + […]

April 14

California Singer/Songwriter BOBBO BYRNES Pays Tribute To Canada with New Song, “Chasing Rock and Roll”

California Singer/Songwriter BOBBO BYRNES Pays Tribute To Canada with New Song, “Chasing Rock and Roll” Watch “Chasing Rock and Roll” via YouTube Here It’s ‘the thrill of the chase’ in this cut from California songwriter Bobbo Byrnes as he weaves yarn on the tale of a van of young American dudes ready to tear up […]