Monthly Archives: October 2013

ASTOUND Summit: The Business of Audience Engagement

Now is a great time to be an artist and entrepreneur, but one thing’s for sure: you have to do your research, understand the landscape and be creative with your engagement efforts. Otherwise, you could get lost in the mix. That was the message that attendees heard from a number of different presentations and workshops […]

ideaBOOST Announces Cohort 3 Shortlist

After reviewing a long list of exceptional entrants, ideaBOOST jury members had the difficult task of narrowing down a list of shortlisted candidates. We are pleased to announce that the following eleven projects have been shortlisted and invited to proceed to the final stage in the selection process; a live pitch taking place November 4th […]

ASTOUND Salon: Accessing Private Investment by Numbers

Last night at the Spoke Club in Toronto, producers and content creators learned the importance of crunching the numbers and understanding analytics for attracting investment at this year’s second ASTOUND Salon. Anne Marie Maduri, from Maduri & Associates, along with Debra McLaughlin of Strategic Inc., teamed up and laid out some tips for digital, film […]

Body/Mind/Change Invades Made in NY Media Center Launch Party

This past Wednesday, the CFC Media Lab invaded the super exclusive launch party for the Made in NY Media Center with Body/Mind/Change, our latest co-production with TIFF. Our installation, complete with 3D printed PODs and images projected onscreen, were the definite highlight of the evening. About Made in NY Media Center Made in NY Media Center […]

Digi Awards Submissions & diy days Toronto

Here is a look at what some of our friends have been up to lately… Digi Awards Submissions Are Due On October 4 Is your digital media product ground-breaking and engaging in the digisphere?  Has your webseries captured the hearts of everyone around the country?  Have you elevated your company to new heights?  If you answer […]

CFC & Mind Pirate Announce the ideaBOOST/Mind Pirate Production Lab

Program seeks developer superstars to create games and apps for wearable technology devices Potential to be among the first to publish games and apps for mobile wearable devices with excitingly new Callisto technology. TORONTO, Canada and MENLO PARK, Calif., October 1, 2013 – Do you have what it takes to create the next blockbuster game […]