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Television Comes to TIFF: TV at Film Festivals and the Possibility of a TV Festival That’s Good

This year the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will include a block of television programming and I think that’s weird. Its TV programming, Primetime, includes screenings of Casual (USA) from Jason Reitman, CROMO (Argentina) from Lucía Puenzo and Nicolás Puenzo, Keith Richards: Under the Influence (USA) from Morgan Neville, The Returned (France) from Fabrice Gobert,…

Orphan Black (2013) | Creators: John Fawcett, Graeme Manson, Alex Levine, Kim Coghill, Andrew De Angelis, Jeff Detsky, Adam Higgs, Bob Mackowycz Jr., Elize Morgan, Peter Rowley, Rebecca Sernasie Stars: Tatiana Maslany, Dylan Bruce, Jordan Gavaris

BBC America Wants Your Orphan Black Fan Art

BBC America took to their Tumblr to announce a contest for all fan creators, offering a chance to have their creations displayed on BBC America’s giant video cube at this year’s San Diego Comic Con. This contest calls fanartists and fan crafters with Orphan Black and Doctor Who (Season 8) related fanwork (so, a good 70% of…

Marvel Wants Girls…to Do Math and Science

Marvel Studios and Raspberry Pi announced May 21 that they have teamed up (along with Dolby Laboratories and Visa) for a STEM challenge for teenage girls. The Ant Man Micro-Tech Challenge is a DIY competition for high-school aged girls, looking for projects that involve a component of micro-technology for any purpose: education, functionality, or all out…