Monthly Archives: December 2011

Combat Hospital, KIA…and the “war” for Canadian content

So…a funny thing happened on the way to a successful Canadian TV industry. The industry, such as it is, said: No Thanks. News came down a few weeks ago that Global TV’s military-medical drama, Combat Hospital, has been cancelled. So … Continue reading

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Christmas — Canadian film style

Christmas time heralds many things — presents, decorations…radio stations switching over to an all-carol format. And, of course, what can be both a highlight — and a scourge — of the yuletide season: the Christmas movie. As much as eggnog … Continue reading

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Eeyore-ing the Up-Coming Winter/Spring Canadian TV Season

When it comes to Canadian arts and entertainment, which always seems to be reeling from one body blow in the ring or another, one probably shouldn’t always play Eeyore — y’know, bemoaning this or that, always seeing the glass as … Continue reading

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