This is a Canada-Belgium Co-Production we worked on with producer Leif Bristow filmed entirely on location in Brussels and Brugges. Danny Webber served as an Executive Producer and legal counsel.
Produced by Mark Johnston & Amanda Handy of Nomad Films. In the first episode Toronto Liberal MP Marco Mendicino debates Alberta Conservative MP Glen Motz about Canada's relationship with guns. Does Bill-C71 infringe on the rights of law-abiding gun owners, and will it stop illegal guns used in violent crimes?
Netflix’s upcoming dystopian drama Leila is to be directed by Deepa Mehta, who will also be creative executive producer for the streaming giant’s upcoming Indian original series.
Jackie Chan, star of the Rush Hour and Kung Fu Panda franchises, will lend his voice to Once Upon a Zodiac, an animated feature being produced by our client Toonbox Entertainment along with GAMA Entertainment. Chan will also executive produce the movie, now in production in Toronto.
September 12th at the Four Seasons Hotel
Divya's panel is at 3:45 pm: Focus on scripted television: women in power tell all
Canadian women are behind the scenes of some of the biggest dramas on television, being enjoyed by audiences in the U.S. and around the world. Women are increasingly creating, executive producing and showrunning television series that promote and solidify Canada’s place in the global market. Join us for this exciting session, presented in partnership with Corus Entertainment, to hear directly from women in power behind the camera as they discuss their roles of running international series in today’s ultra-competitive industry, and why they think Canada should be proud of the opportunity it provides for women to walk the walk.
Hall Webber LLP is pleased to introduce our newest associate Michael Sniderman.
Michael was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2017 after articling at a mid-size law firm in Toronto. Michael comes into his new role in entertainment law naturally. He is currently the Vice Chair and Chief Legal Officer on the Board of Directors for SuiteLife Arts for Youth, a non-profit organization that provides arts education and programs for Toronto’s youth. And he is a lifelong musician, having played guitar and drums in various bands dating back to 2004, as well as playing the piano, banjo, and trombone. And he is the producer and creative director for the NBA podcast “Back to the Basket”.
Michael earned his Juris Doctor from Queen’s University, where he was awarded the Queen’s Law Prize in Copyright Law and the Queen’s Law Prize in Constitutional Law. In his second year of law school, Michael was the Managing Editor of the Queen’s Law Student Newspaper, Juris Diction.
Please help us in welcoming Michael to the firm!