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Robbie and Stephen Amell's feature film 'CODE 8' begins principal photography

June 8, 2017

Toronto, ON - June 8, 2017: Principal photography has begun on the sci-fi thriller Code 8, an original feature film created and directed by Jeff Chan (Grace: The Possession) and starring cousins Robb...

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Elevation Pictures' Films Won Six Academy Awards Including Best Picture

November 15, 2016

Elevation Pictures is excited to announce that our films received six Oscars last night. Moonlight led with three, Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor and Best Adapted Screenplay; Hacksaw Ridge land...

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November 15, 2016

TORONTO (November 15, 2016) – Leading Canadian distributor Elevation Pictures has announced the launch of a production division as Canada’s production business continues to grow at an unprecedented ...

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Leading Canadian film distributor Elevation Pictures’ ROOM and CLOSET MONSTER win awards at this year’s 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

September 21, 2016

ROOM has won the Grolsch People’s Choice Award at the 40th Toronto International Film Festival. The Grolsch People’s Choice Award has come to be regarded as a key measure for future awards, includin...

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Elevation Pictures is proud to have partnered with many leading sponsors for the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

September 19, 2016

Elevation Pictures is proud to have partnered with the following sponsors for it’s 2015 Toronto International Film Festival gifting lounge. Burt’s Bees, Bloo Juice, Bon Appe, Brita, Jimmy’s Coffee, ...

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Elevation Pictures Signs Slate Co-Financing Deal With Anton Corp – Cannes

May 10, 2016

Canadian distrib Elevation Pictures has signed a multi-year slate co-financing deal with Anton Corp. Under the deal, Anton will partner on the Elevation slate which includes 20-25 pictures per year, m...

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Elevation Pictures’ ROOM, HYENA ROAD and RIVER winner of 13 Canadian Screen Awards

March 14, 2016

Elevation Pictures is proud to announce that they won 13 Canadian Screen Awards at lasts night’s awards show (including 1 Special Award for RIVER).

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Brie Larson wins ‘Best Actress’ Oscar for her role in leading Canadian film distributor Elevation Pictures’ ROOM

March 1, 2016

Elevation Pictures is thrilled to announce that Brie Larson won an Oscar for “Best Actress” for her role in ROOM at yesterday’s 88th Academy Awards, held in Los Angeles.

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Bold Films Inks Output Deals With Icon In The UK + Ireland And Elevation In Canada

February 18, 2016

Bold Films, the indie film financier behind the Keira Knightley biopic Colette and Nicholas Winding Refn’s Drive, has inked multi-year output deals in the UK and Ireland with Icon Film Distribution an...

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HYENA ROAD is proud to announce its partnership with Wounded Warriors Canada

September 3, 2015

Canadian writer-director-producer Paul Gross’ new film, HYENA ROAD, is proud to name Wounded Warriors Canada as its charitable partner. The partnership is intended to help educate and inform the pub...

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Bleecker Street signs with Elevation Pictures as distribution partner in Canada

January 20, 2015

Bleecker Street’s CEO Andrew Karpen and Elevation Pictures co-presidents Laurie May and Noah Segal have announced a multi-year distribution deal across Canada for Bleecker Street’s titles. Elevation...

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Elevation Pictures' titles receive seven Golden Globe Award nominations

December 11, 2014

The 72nd Golden Globe nominations were announced today. See below for the Elevation Pictures titles recognized.

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Elevation Pictures is thrilled to announce that The National Board of Review has chosen JC Chandors A MOST VIOLENT YEAR as the 2014 Best Film of the Year.

December 3, 2014

See below for a complete list of other Elevation Pictures winners and to access materials please go to - www.elevationpictures.com/press

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Netflix Orders First Canadian Original Series

October 20, 2014

The Canadian drama, which has started shooting in Toronto, is produced by Don Carmody Television and McGowan's Mulmur Feed Co., in Association with Elevation Pictures Corp

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Elevation Pictures aquires 'While We're Young' and "Big Game' at the Toronto International Film Festival

September 18, 2014

Elevation Pictures has inked deals to acquire two Toronto Film Festival titles for the Canadian market, Noah Baumbach's While We're Young and Jalmari Helander's Big Game.

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TIFF: ‘The Imitation Game’ Named Festival’s People’s Choice Winner

September 14, 2014

The Toronto International Film Festival gave its top prize Sunday to The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and distributed by The Weinstein Company. The announcement brings the huge festiv...

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Canadian distributor Elevation Pictures’ films The Imitation Game and Nightcrawler announced at the Toronto International Film Festival

July 22, 2014

Canadian distributor Elevation Pictures is pleased to be part of the premiere lineup today announced at the Toronto International Film Festival conference, including the Canadian premiere of The Imi...

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Cannes: Open Road Acquires 'Nightcrawler'

May 17, 2014

Elevation Pictures will be distributing 'Nightcrawler' in Canada.

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'American Ultra' adds Bill Pullman, Tony Hale

April 14, 2014

Production began Monday in New Orleans. Topher Grace, John Leguizamo and Walton Goggins also star.

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Noah Segal Boards Elevation Pictures

March 5, 2014

The former Entertainment One Films Canada exec joins the indie distributor launched by Laurie May, with financial backing from Teddy Schwarzman's Black Bear Pictures.

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Lionsgate picks up 'American Ultra'

March 3, 2014

Lionsgate has acquired US rights for Elevation Pictures release 'American Ulra'

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Berlin Record Deal: Harvey Weinstein Pays $7 Million For Alan Turing WWII Tale ‘The Imitation Game’

February 7, 2014

In what will go down as the highest price paid ever for U.S rights on a movie at the European Film Market, The Weinstein Company has locked a deal to pay $7 million for The Imitation Game, the Graham ...

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Variety: Elevation Pictures Inks Deal with Black Bear

September 7, 2013

Veteran distribution exec Laurie May is launching Canadian distribution company Elevation Pictures at the Toronto film festival, it was announced Saturday.

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