History-Making TV: Uvagut TV – Canada’s First Inuit-Language TV Channel

At 12:01 a.m. Monday, January 18, Nunavut Independent Television (NITV) makes history when it launches Canada’s first all-Inuit Inuktut TV channel.  Uvagut TV (“Our” TV) will broadcast 168 hours a week of Inuit-produced culture, arts, movies and information programming available nationally to more than 610,000* Shaw Direct customers as well as Arctic Continue Reading

Jane Birkin’s deeply personal new album coming Feb 5 ~ lead single out now!

OH! PARDON TU DORMAIS… SET FOR RELEASE ON FEBRUARY 5 LEAD SINGLE “LES JEUX INTERDITS”OUT NOW Oh! Pardon tu dormais…, the forthcoming album from actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin, is set for U.S. release on February 5 via Verve Records—pre-order/pre-save it HERE. Lead single and video, “Les jeux interdits,” is out now and Continue Reading

Naomi Kawase’s TRUE MOTHERS, Japan’s Oscar Entry for Best International Film, Premieres on January 29 Via Virtual Cinema

A YOUNG ADOPTIVE FAMILY’S LIFE IS SHAKEN BY THE SURPRISING ARRIVAL OF THE BIRTH MOTHER IN A DIRECTOR NAOMI KAWASE’S EMOTIONALLY-CHARGED DRAMA –JAPAN’S OSCAR® ENTRY FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM SYNOPSIS  After a long and unsuccessful struggle to get pregnant, Satoko (Hiromi Nagasaku) and her husband Kiyokazu (Arata Iura) decide to Continue Reading