How to get over the Oscars

A documentary on the movie industry's decline has a major caveat: It has no Oscar.That's because the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that it won't award the Academy Award for Best Picture for a film that will be shown in theaters this fall.The Academy's decision comes as the film business is in a state of disarray.The year ended with the lowest moviegoing numbers in...

Why are so many movies being made in Canada now?

In Canada, movies are making a comeback as well as new productions.Some of these films are a direct result of the Trudeau government's commitment to the arts.A new film, a new musical, a whole new way to explore space: it seems like a lot of people are finally starting to get interested in Canada's unique artistic legacy.As the Trudeau Liberals embrace a renewed openness to the wider world, the...