Cavendish, CBC’s new supernatural comedy series from quadruple-threat Vanguarde client Andy Bush (Co-creator/Star/Showrunner/Director), premiered on Tuesday January 8 at 9:30PM ET on CBC! Directed by fellow Vanguarde client Aleysa Young, the comedy follows two brothers as they reunite with their ailing father who runs The Museum of the Strange and Fantastic.
Vanguarde proudly congratulates all of our nominees and winners from this year’s Directors Guild of Canada Awards, which took place October 20th, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto. While we consider all our clients winners, DGC Awards went to… Roderick Deogrades Best Picture Editing, Documentary – SILAS Bruce McDonald Outstanding Directorial Achievement in […]
The first season of CAVENDISH, a new CBC supernatural comedy from dynamic comedy duo Andy Bush and Mark Little, has officially wrapped production in Nova Scotia and P.E.I! Huge congratulations go out to our clients Andy Bush (Co-Creator/Executive Producer/Star), Cabot McNenly (Director of Photography), Chris Minns (Editor), Aleysa Young (Pilot – Director), and everyone on the Cavendish team! For more information about […]
Vanguarde client Samantha Wan, creator, writer, and star of the popular comedy series Second Jen, will be a featured panelist at this year’s Reelworld Film Festival! Samantha joined moderator Joan Jenkinson and other panelists Ins Choi (Kim’s Convenience) and Marsha Greene (Mary Kills People). The panel took place at the Toronto Reference Library on Friday October […]
Vanguarde congratulates our writer-director client Kathleen Hepburn who is one of the eight directors selected for the 2018 Canadian Academy of Cinema and Television’s Apprenticeship for Women Directors. Kathleen heads into the program after recently completing work on her feature The Body Remembers when the World Broke Open which she co-wrote and co-directed with Elee-Màijà Tailfeathers. For more information about Kathleen […]
We’re delighted to share that newly-signed Vanguarde client, three-time Juno Award nominee and two-time Gemini Award nominee Sarah Slean (Composer/Singer/Songwriter), will be performing at TIFF’s Tribute Gala at the Royal York Hotel on Friday, September 7th, 2018. Sarah will be joining a 13 piece orchestra of all women to celebrate TIFF CEO Piers Handler, who […]
The 2018 Toronto International Film Festival programme is out and Vanguarde clients take centre stage in this year’s official selections! Big congratulations to the following clients with work at this year’s festival: 7A – Official Selection, Short Cuts (Short Film) Director of Photography: Henry Sansom For more information, click here. CLARA – Official Selection, Discovery (Feature […]
SECOND JEN, the popular comedy series from Vanguarde client Samantha Wan (Co-Creator/Star), returns for season two on August 4th! A big shout-out to Samantha as well as fellow Vanguarde client Romeo Candido, who once again joins the creative team this season in the director’s chair. Catch the latest episodes Saturdays at 8:30pm on OMNI. Congratulations to Samantha, Romeo, […]
The entire Vanguarde team sends a big congratulations to our writer client Jill Golick, who has been named Exec Director of Women in View, a not-for-profit organization that champions gender and cultural diversity in the Canadian media landscape. For more information about the organization and Jill’s new role, check out Playback‘s coverage here. Congratulations, Jill!