Docs take on the age of the Anthropocene, populism, and racism. Ontario merging 20 health agencies into super agency, legislation to be announced today Subscriber content. Treat others as you wish to be treated Criticize ideas, not people Stay on topic Avoid the use of toxic and offensive language Flag bad behaviour Comments that violate our community guidelines will be removed. Before his departure from the top job at NFB, Perlmutter had been performing some administrative magic as the organization struggled with ever-diminishing government funding. Sources in the media community who know the parties say Perlmutter has had, and continues to have, a relationship with Din, the woman whom he promoted in February, , to the top producing role on the English-language side of the NFB. Thank you for your patience. Article text size A. She is a feminist.
And then this nonsense about staying on as an adviser— and pontificating on the future of the film business— while they negotiated his settlement. I have never really worked with a producer other than Nick de Pencier my husband and Daniel Iron an old friend , and was at first worried that the muscle of a large organisation like the National Film Board would bear down too much on our somewhat idiosyncratic way of making documentaries. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff. We hope to have this fixed soon. Treat others as you wish to be treated Criticize ideas, not people Stay on topic Avoid the use of toxic and offensive language Flag bad behaviour Comments that violate our community guidelines will be removed. Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth. She is a feminist. He was in the middle of things; he wasn’t finished.
In my mind, she has not only upheld the ideals of the Board, but was trying in the last year to reinforce a focus on stories fundamental to Canadians: Most senior Catholic cleric ever charged with child sexual abuse convicted. Click here to subscribe. Whatever the ultimate fate of the NFB’s digital dreams, there is no doubt that it was high time the board made its archives accessible to all Canadians online: And I have been musing further on whether there is a difference in the way men and women are treated in this instance.
Joli-Coeur, a lawyer and the NFB’s assistant commissioner, has been named acting commissioner until the government gets around to posting and filling the job permanently, which could take until the end of the year.
The position of executive producer for Ontario has been sitting vacant since Silva Basmajian, the producer behind Sarah Polley’s Stories We Tellretired last year, while senior Ontario producer Gerry Flahive is also set to retire, in May. Nor was Ravida Din, the woman he had promoted to the post of director-general of English-language production only ravdia year ago.
It was entirely my decision to resign, one that I had made early last summer. It was a plan, as he himself pointed out, that was finite: We aim to create a safe and valuable space for discussion and debate.
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Docs take on the age of the Anthropocene, populism, and racism. They added, however, that Din, a rvaida on such films as Pink Ribbons, Inc. This week the NFB confirmed that Perlmutter, who had already sidestepped into a consulting role two months ago, was no longer an employee. Debt and the Shadow Side of Canaadwas a credible candidate, but they speculate that Perlmutter initially stepped aside when the NFB’s board of trustees recognized his possible conflict of interest.
Thank you for your patience. Ravida has an extraordinary capacity to encourage, challenge and engage rvaida the deepest conceptual levels, while still respecting the autonomy of the director to figure things out. Log in Subscribe to comment Why do I need to subscribe?
For Pink Ribbons, Inc. Ten months ago, the National Film Board under Commissioner Tom Perlmutter was riding high on a wave of praise for its fancy new digital content. He was redirecting money from other areas — cutting budgets for the production of actual films — to fund two fil digital canwda We hope to have this fixed soon. However, his lateral move surprised many in the film community because he was in the midst of an ambitious scheme to make the NFB a global player in new media.
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