OMDC Newsletter
Fall 2017

Ontario Filmmakers were in the spotlight at TIFF 2017!

Over 1000 film and Ontario cultural industry leaders and filmmakers joined Ontario Media Development Corporation at our annual Celebrate Ontario event on Friday September 8, 2017 at The Carlu. OMDC had six films screening at TIFF 2017 – including: Long Time Running, The Breadwinner, Don’t Talk To Irene, Indian Horse,  Pyewacket and Tulipani. Watch the OMDC Film Fund trailer here.

Watch the OMDC Celebrate Sizzle Reel here.


Long Time Running | OMDC’s President & CE0 Karen Thorne-Stone, Nick de Pencier, Minister of Culture Eleanor McMahon, Jennifer Baichwal and OMDC Chair Mark Sakamoto


The Breadwinner | Kane Mahon, Ali Badshah, Saara Chaudry, Andrew Rosen, Anthony Le,  Kawa Ada


The Breadwinner | Nora Keely and Stuart Shankly


Soma Chhaya


Don’t Talk To Irene | Joan Gregson, Tiffany Beaudin, Deborah Grover, Mike MacMillan, Michelle McLeod, Pat Mills, Anastasia Phillips, Alyson Richards, Andy Reid, and Aviva Mongillo


Indian Horse | Tex Antonucci, Paula Devonshire, Johnny Issaluk, Eva Greyeyes and Christine Haebler


Indian Horse | Vance Banzo


Long Time Running | Sam Dunn and Scot McFadyen


Pyewacket | Eric Osborne


Pyewacket | Adam MacDonald


Pyewacket | Nicole Munoz


Tulipani | Harry Ammerlaan, David Cormican, Gijs Naber, Anneke Sluiters, Don Carmody, Hans de Weers and Elwin Looije


Cardinals | Shelia McCarthy


Lira’s Forest | Connor Jessup, Ashley Shields-Muir


Porcupine Lake| Lucinda Armstrong Hall, Hallie Switzer, Ingrid Veninger, Harrison Tanner, Delphine Roussel


Thanks to our sponsors deluxe, Canada Film Capital and Entertainment Partners Canada for helping us Celebrate Ontario films at TIFF 2017!

Visit OMDC’s Facebook Gallery for more photos from this event.

OMDC Films Currently in Release

Long Time Running
Encore screening Sunday, Nov. 12 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV,
before it begins streaming on Canada’s premium
TV streaming service, CraveTV.
  Don’t Talk to Irene