TITLE

Execs count on a hit, in any language

AUTHOR(S)
Tillson, Tamsen
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Variety;6/26/2006, Vol. 403 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the new television program Rumours is set to air on pubscaster Canadian Broadcasting Corp. in the fall of 2006. French-language producer Jocelyn Deschenes and Citytv founder Moses Znaimer decided to pair up to shoot and English-language pilot of Rumeurs for the larger English-Canadian market. Rather than wait for funding from federal funder Telefilm, the two co-funded the pilot--not a huge drain since they hit on a way to cut production costs.
ACCESSION #
21348625

 

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