National Film Board of Canada (NFB) executive producer and creative technologist Loc Dao and NFB web documentary Welcome to Pine Point were honoured at the 2011 Digi Awards ceremony in Toronto on December 6.
The National Film Board of Canada’s Welcome to Pine Point continues to rack up kudos.
The interactive transmedia documentary, created by The Goggles’ Michael Simons and Paul Shoebridge and produced by the NFB, won Best in Web series at last night’s Digi Awards in Toronto. The series was also awarded two Webbys this year.
A newly announced documentary about the West Memphis Three murder case in Arkansas carries the imprimatur of Peter Jackson, the Academy Award-winning director of the “Lord of the Rings” movies, and the goal of exonerating three men who were released from prison in August.
On day one of the nextMEDIA conference in Toronto yesterday, speakers from some of Canada’s biggest digital media publishers gathered on stage to debate about how digital content will be monetized in the future.
Longtime West Memphis Three supporter Peter Jackson has announced the completion of a new documentary, "West of Memphis," about the fight to prevent the trio from being executed by the state of Arkansas.