There is a lot of buzz among Canadian filmmakers surrounding the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences reversing a controversial decision regarding the Oscar awards ceremony.
Scarborough native Colin Aguiar has scored two Academy Award nominated films and recently composed the soundtrack for Rosie Takes the Train, an official Canadian Film Festival selection. He also wrote the music for the critically acclaimed television series Traders and Harrison Bergeron.
Video store patrons are watching a David and Goliath story play out in downtown Toronto. A favourite independent video store continues to survive at 801 Queen St. W. despite the closings of several corporate video stores in the area. Daniel Hana owns and operates Eyesore Cinema. In the video business for 17 years, he says independent shops have a secret weapon.
Not too long ago, Meghan Hoople dropped out of Sheridan College in Barrie.