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National Canadian Film Day

Volume 21, Issue 4-5 / April–May 2017

Offscreen focuses on Canadian cinema, as our way of celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary, which was celebrated cinematically speaking with a special event that took place across Canada on April 19, 2017, National Canadian Film Day.

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  • Jonathan Demme (1944-2017)

    April 27th

    American director Jonathan Demme is dead at age 73, after a two year struggle with cancer. Like his colleague Martin Scorsese, Demme split his film career between making fiction films with a social heart and music documentaries and concerts. He… Read more →

  • Michael Ballhaus, cinematographer (August 1935- April 11, 2017)

    April 17th

    Long-time Werner Rainer Fassbinder and Martin Scorsese cinematographer has died at the age of 81. The Guardian obit: Read more →

  • Tomas Milan: 1933-2017

    March 24th

    Cuban born American-Italian actor Tomas Milan died at the age of 84 on March 22, 2017. Though best known for his run of well over two dozen Italian western and crime films of the 1970s and 1980s Milan’s career also… Read more →

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