Why the future of fitness could remain in your living room


Sun, 24 May 2020 04:00:00 EDT
Jennifer Nichols

As gyms across North America prepare to reopen, many trainers who have managed to gain a following online during quarantine aren't sure whether they need to go back.

Michael Enright leaving The Sunday Edition to host new CBC Radio program


Sun, 24 May 2020 12:00:00 EDT
Michael Enright

Award-winning broadcaster Michael Enright is leaving The Sunday Edition after 20 seasons of hosting the current affairs radio show to host a new program on CBC Radio.

On with the show: Drive-in theatres see boost in popularity during pandemic


Sat, 23 May 2020 04:00:00 EDT
Twilite Drive-In

Established drive-in cinemas and new pop-up versions are seeing a wave of customers hungry to gather safely with others and take in some shared entertainment amid the pandemic.

Reopening of Manitoba's film industry could draw productions from across North America


Fri, 22 May 2020 07:18:53 EDT
Film set

Manitoba is poised to become a movie hotspot this summer as one of the first jurisdictions in Canada to reopen its film industry shuttered by COVID-19.

Bill Clinton, James Patterson reteam for new political thriller


Fri, 22 May 2020 11:58:39 EDT
Books Clinton Patterson

Bill Clinton and James Patterson have teamed up for another political thriller, with The President's Daughter to be released in June 2021.

Stratford Festival chair asks for $8 million in federal recovery funding


Fri, 22 May 2020 06:00:00 EDT
Carol Stephenson

Stratford Festival board chair Carol Stephenson appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance Thursday to ask for recovery funding. The festival cancelled its 2020 season last month due to concerns that rehearsing and performing could spread the COVID-19 infection.

Winners unveiled for Arthur Ellis Awards for Canadian crime writing


Fri, 22 May 2020 12:29:07 EDT
Greenwood by Michael Christie

B.C. writer Michael Christie's Greenwood won best novel at the 2020 Arthur Ellis Awards, an annual event that celebrates Canadian crime writing across several categories.

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli to plead guilty in college admissions scandal


Thu, 21 May 2020 09:35:08 EDT
USA-EDUCATION/CHEATING

Actor Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, have agreed to plead guilty to charges in the college admissions bribery case and serve two months in prison, according to court papers filed Thursday.

Baroness von Sketch Show to end after season 5 this fall


Thu, 21 May 2020 13:20:34 EDT
Baroness Von Sketch Show

The hit CBC series Baroness von Sketch Show will come to an end after its fifth season this fall, the cast announced in a Thursday news release.

Artist Kent Monkman's painting of partially nude Trudeau with laughing women creates uproar online


Wed, 20 May 2020 21:57:24 EDT
Kent Monkman Trudeau photo cropped

Renowned artist Kent Monkman has come under fire for creating a painting that shows Prime Minister Justin Trudeau partially nude on his knees preparing for what Monkman says is a consensual act while Indigenous women surrounding him laugh.

'I have never won anything before,' says shocked winner of Picasso raffle


Thu, 21 May 2020 09:14:10 EDT
France Picasso Raffle

An Italian accountant whose son bought her the raffle ticket as a Christmas present won a Pablo Picasso oil painting valued at €1 million euros ($1.1 million US) in a charity draw on Wednesday. Claudia Borgogno summed up her amazement in one word: 'Incredible.'

Little Richard laid to rest at Alabama alma mater


Thu, 21 May 2020 08:58:45 EDT
Little Richard

Little Richard was remembered not just as a rock `n' roll pioneer but a man of generosity and faith at a memorial service at his alma mater where he was laid to rest Wednesday.

Stars including Julia Roberts hand over social media accounts to health experts


Wed, 20 May 2020 16:42:18 EDT
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/JULIA ROBERTS-FAUCI

Actors Julia Roberts, Hugh Jackman and Millie Bobby Brown are among the celebrities who will turn over their social media accounts to health experts to share facts and promote a science-driven approach to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wu-Tang Clan sells T-shirt, hand sanitizer for Ottawa charities


Wed, 20 May 2020 15:03:04 EDT
photo

The Wu-Tang Clan is raising money to help three Ottawa charities "Triumph" over COVID-19.

Country music star Paul Brandt to head human trafficking committee in Alberta


Tue, 19 May 2020 17:50:32 EDT
Paul Brandt

Country music star Paul Brandt will lead a committee on human trafficking in Alberta.

How Montreal shaped Bones author Kathy Reichs' approach to crime fiction


Wed, 20 May 2020 12:44:34 EDT
A Conspiracy of Bones by Kathy Reichs

The bestselling author and forensic anthropologist talks to CBC Books about her latest novel A Conspiracy of Bones, her hit TV show Bones and how crime fiction has evolved over the years.

UN agency warns pandemic could force closure of 1 in 8 museums worldwide


Tue, 19 May 2020 14:46:59 EDT
Virus Outbreak Italy Reopening

Museums are starting to reopen in some countries as governments ease coronavirus restrictions, but experts warn one in eight worldwide could face permanent closure due to the pandemic.

Alanis Morissette to appear on Fraggle Rock: Rock On!


Tue, 19 May 2020 16:34:12 EDT
Fraggle Rock Morissette 20200519

Alanis Morissette is among the special guests set to appear in next week's finale of the new incarnation of Fraggle Rock, alongside other guests such as Common, Neil Patrick Harris and Tiffany Haddish.

An antidote to coronavirus blues? Winning a Picasso for your wall


Tue, 19 May 2020 09:34:39 EDT
France Picasso Raffle

How's this as an antidote for coronavirus blues: A genuine painting by Pablo Picasso on your wall.

Kaie Kellough wins 2020 Griffin Poetry Prize


Tue, 19 May 2020 11:46:24 EDT
Magnetic Equator by Kaie Kellough

The award annually gives out two $65,000 prizes — one to a book of Canadian poetry and one to an international book of poetry — making it one of the world's richest prizes of its kind.

Who We Are

Toronto Film Industry Arts & Entertainment Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that is designed to support the film and entertainment community in the Greater Toronto Area. more

Our Mission

To cultivate a progressive, inclusive community by providing tools, resources, and opportunities for our members.

Our Plan

To help our members streamline their filmmaking careers through relevant industry information, events, seminars, workshops, resources and more.

Our Vision

Our vision is your success. Through our programs and powerful initiatives we want to uplift you.

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Seminars & Workshops

We regularly host educational workshops, seminars designed to educate our members in areas of things such as Cinematography, Editing, Screenwriting, Acting for Film & TV and the industry itself. 

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Industry Events

Throughout the year we host a wide range of events from casual networking, film screenings, charity fundraisers, galas and more. 

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Opportunities

Our members have the chance to funnel their careers in a more central focused path by providing a way for our community to work together through our internal casting calls section, film festivals screenings, investment funding, loyalty discounts through related businesses and services such as our Preferred Partner's Program

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