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GMP to RIDM

Our next festival and market is 2022's Rencontres Internationales Du Documentaire De Montreal or RIDM. Looking forward to the Forum, the films and the friends. The festival runs Nov. 17th to the 27th and we will be there Nov. 18th to 23rd. Reach out if you want to...

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GMP takes WHAT IF to International Financing Forum at TIFF

GMP takes WHAT IF to International Financing Forum at TIFF

The International Financing Forum hosted by Ontario Creates will take place September 12th to 13th as part of the Toronto International Film Festival. President Walter Forsyth will be in attendance, bringing the latest feature from Lindsay MccKay “WHAT IF” to market. ...

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GMP joins Screen Nova Scotia Producers Mission at TIFF 2022

GMP joins Screen Nova Scotia Producers Mission at TIFF 2022

Screen Nova Scotia has selected GMP’s Walter Forsyth to be one of seven producers to join a Pan-Atlantic producer mission to Toronto during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Industry Conference, scheduled from September 8-14, 2022. The mission will...

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GMP Welcomes Long-time Collaborator Doug Karr to the Team

GMP is pleased to announce several collaborations with Doug Karr as Co-Writer and Director on upcoming projects SHRED, SHALLOW WALTERS and ZERO DAY THREAT. Doug’s credits include narrative feature ART MACHINE, shorts TINY DANCER, ANNIVERSARY PRESENT, THE STRAITJACKET...

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GMP awarded Bell Fund Slate Development Support

We are happy to announce new financial support for two of our documentary projects through the Bell Fund Slate Development Program. The Hands That Feed Us and A Lifetime in Photobooths will both receive $25,000.00. The Fund is committing $2.2 million toward 90...

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Maritime Wool now on CBC GEM

After several starts and stops due to the pandemic, we completed a look at the resurgence of fibre arts in the Maritimes. Check out the rug hooking, knitting and all the places we visiting where Maritime wool is being made and used. Thanks to all the wonderful folks...

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Lumberjack’s Cookbook Now In Post

Lumberjack’s Cookbook Now In Post

We are pleased to announce that the lifestyle series, Lumberjack's Cookbook, is now in post production. A co-production with Myth Stereos Productions, the six-parter season one was filmed in Prince Edward Island for Bell Fibe, with the help of several local sponsors...

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New Horror short FACE OFF In the can

This weekend we shot a short horror film called Face Off. Thank you to a fantastic producing team (Brent MacRae and Britney Canzi), the financial backers, the amazing cast (Molly Dunsworth, Charlie Boyle and Craig Gunn) and crew (Paul McCurdy - DOP, Taber Crosby -...

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GMP Welcomes Britney Canzi to the team

We are happy to announce the newest member of the Gorgeous Mistake team, producer Britney Canzi. A past participant in WIFT-AT New Waves Programme (2018), Britney is an emerging Latinx- Nova Scotian producer, and actor. In 2018 she co-founded OnStream Productions, an...

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Our Land & Sea Episode on CBC

Ever wonder about our food security? How do farmers find help to bring food to our tables? Here is our recent episode on CBC's Land and Sea. Check out our episode by clicking Helping Hands.

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Gorgeous Mistake partakes in Berlinale and EFM

Gorgeous Mistake partakes in Berlinale and EFM

Walter Forsyth will be attending the 2020 European Film Market from Saturday, Feb. 22 to Thursday, Feb. 27. Please reach out at walter@gorgeousmistake.com if you would like to meet to discuss projects, programmer or partnerships. On Wednesday and Thursday, Walter will...

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Sundance 2020 – it came, it went

Sundance 2020 – it came, it went

Gorgeous Mistake Productions started 2020 with another visit to Park City and the ginormously small Sundance Film Festival. Walter was lucky enough to share a cool, perfectly located place, a stone’s throw from the Egyptian and kitty corner to Slamdance headquarters.

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GMP at RIDM

Walter Forsyth attended the 22nd Montreal International Documentary Festival and the Documentary Forum, Nov. 17 to 22, 2019. Walter was discussing several GMP documentary projects and representing and promoting Lunenburg Doc Fest. He sat on the Confessions of a...

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