Vanguarde writer-director client Kathleen Hepburn‘s feature film project, HONOR THY MOTHER, has been selected for this year’s Inside Out Film Festival Finance Forum. Kathleen is one of eight finalists selected for the second annual forum, which was established to give LGBTQ-identified creators, and creators producing LGBTQ content, the chance to pitch their projects to executives […]

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Big ups to our Director of Photography clients Daniel Grant, Ian Macmillan, Boris Mojsovski, and Bobby Shore, who were nominated (in some cases multiple times!) at this year’s Canadian Society of Cinematographers Awards, which took place on Saturday April 14th, 2018. The show was affectionately referred to as the “Bobby’s”, given Bobby Shore’s five nominations. Bobby took home the […]

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Vanguarde clients shine bright at 2018 Canadian Cinema Editors Awards. Client nominees include… Matthew Anas Best Editing in MOW/Mini-Series – CARDINAL: BLACKFLY SEASON “Toof” Tiffany Beaudin Best Editing in Documentary, Short Form – ON MY WAY OUT: THE SECRET LIFE OF NANI AND POPI Maureen Grant Best Editing in Short Film – L’AUDITION Aaron Marshall […]

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Kristal Clear, the web-series that Vanguarde client Amanda Fahey created, wrote, and executive produced, won big at the HollyWeb Festival on April 8. The web-series took home the awards for Best Series and Best Lead Actress in a Comedy for Melanie Leishman’s performance as Kristal. A big congratulations to Amanda and the entire Kristal Clear team! Stay tuned […]

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April is National Humour Month, an annual designation established to highlight the many incredible benefits laughter can have on our health and happiness. Vanguarde represents a prolific group of comedy writers, directors, and below-the-line talent who bring just such therapeutic laughter into the world through their remarkable work. In celebration of this year’s National Humour […]

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Vanguarde proudly congratulates all of our nominees and winners from this year’s Canadian Screen Awards, which took place during Canadian Screen Week from March 6th-11th, 2018. While we consider all our clients winners ;), CSAs went to…. Renee St. Cry Best Writing in a Drama Series – ORPHAN BLACK “To Right The Wrongs of Many” […]

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The SXSW Film Festival has announced its official selections for the 2018 program, and the Vanguarde team is thrilled to see the diverse work of so many talented VAM clients reflected in this year’s lineup: The New Romantic – Official Selection, Narrative Feature Competition – World Premiere (Feature Film) Director of Photography: Mike McLaughlin Editor: […]

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Female Filmmaker Friday is a growing social media trend that encourages those working in the Film and Television industry to take a moment to recognize the talent and contributions of women working behind the scenes. Vanguarde is thrilled to kick off our own female filmmaker series with a spotlight on powerhouse writer-director client Kathleen Hepburn. Kathleen […]

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The annual Kidscreen Summit is one of the most expansive and relevant events in the children’s television industry, and the Vanguarde team is happy to report that this year’s Summit was a most productive experience for VAM and our talented children’s TV writer clients in attendance. Over a whirlwind 4 days, 14 Vanguarde clients attended […]

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A big congratulations to Vanguarde client Julian Clarke (Editor), who has won an American Cinema Editors Award for his work on Handmaid’s Tale! Julian was recognized for his stunning editing of the series’ debut episode, “Offred”, and shares the award with co-editor Wendy Hallam Martin. For a full list of winners from the 2018 Eddie […]

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