Tracy Wren Feed https://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/157 en Quebec Film and Television Commission returns to the American Film Market https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/quebec-film-and-television-commission-returns-american-film-market After choosing to not attend the American Film Market in 2016, the QFTC (Quebec Film and Television Commission) is now preparing to follow tradition and maintain a booth at the AFM once again in...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/quebec-film-and-television-commission-returns-american-film-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:12:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 23674 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com A night at the other Oscars https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/night-other-oscars The Oscar Wilde Awards took place in Santa Monica on Friday, February 27th.&nbsp; Held at Bad Robot, the production company of J.J. Abrams, the awards were presented to Daisy Ridley, of “Star Wars:...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/night-other-oscars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culture Oscar Wilde Awards 2016 Tue, 01 Mar 2016 01:43:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 22510 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Oscar Wilde Awards celebrate Irish culture on the West Coast https://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/world/oscar-wilde-awards-celebrate-irish-culture-west-coast In the past year, more Irish natives than ever before have moved to Vancouver, a&nbsp;city of culture, scenic beauty and a mild climate. In fact, the Irish are so welcome&nbsp;that B.C. will now...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/world/oscar-wilde-awards-celebrate-irish-culture-west-coast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> World Oscar Wilde Awards Tue, 23 Feb 2016 01:00:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 22477 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver prepares to shine at American Film Market https://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/vancouver-prepares-shine-american-film-market Last year, 2013, may have been a lean year for the movie business with film production thin on the ground and some studios facing empty space, but EVP Tim Brown of the Film Division of Breakthrough...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/vancouver-prepares-shine-american-film-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:35:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 19999 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Canada at the American Film Market 2012 https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/canada-american-film-market-2012 From the invention of the game of basketball in 1891 by James Naismith of Toronto to the first SCTV broadcast in Toronto in 1976, Canadians have been out and about, entertaining the world. Canadian...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/canada-american-film-market-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film American Film Market James Naismith SCTV broadcast Tim Brown Wed, 21 Nov 2012 23:30:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 13608 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Irish Americans shine at Academy Awards pre-ceremony, the Oscar Wildes https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2012/02/25/irish-americans-shine-academy-awards-pre-ceremony-oscar-wildes The green carpet was laid out at Bad Robot&nbsp;production company in Santa Monica, California last Thursday evening for the most prestigious pre-Oscar award ceremony in Hollywood. The Oscar Wildes...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2012/02/25/irish-americans-shine-academy-awards-pre-ceremony-oscar-wildes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Academy Awards Bridesmaids Colin Farrell Hugo JJ Abrams Michelle Williams Oscars Sun, 26 Feb 2012 02:23:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 10895 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Canadians Honored at Oscar Wilde Awards https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2011/04/03/canadians-honored-oscar-wilde-awards In October of 1882, Oscar Wilde arrived by train in New Brunswick to give a lecture on "The practical application of the principals of the Aesthetic Theory to exterior and interior house decorations...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2011/04/03/canadians-honored-oscar-wilde-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film canadians Julia Roberts Oscar Wilde Mon, 04 Apr 2011 05:05:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 6805 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Remembering Sally Menke, the editorial dynamo behind Quentin Tarentino https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/11/11/remembering-sally-menke-editorial-dynamo-behind-quentin-tarentino Editors and students gathered last week at USC to pay tribute to Sally Menke, A.C.E., editor of the iconic Pulp Fiction. During her career, Menke was nominated for two Academy Awards, two Eddie...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/11/11/remembering-sally-menke-editorial-dynamo-behind-quentin-tarentino" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film United States People film editing Inglourious Basterds Pulp Fiction Quentin Tarentino Reservoir Dogs Roger Ebert Sally Menke the Sundance Institute Fri, 12 Nov 2010 01:31:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 5392 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Fighting the Olympic Blues with The Oscar Wildes and Pre-Oscar Buzz https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/03/07/fighting-olympic-blues-oscar-wildes-and-pre-oscar-buzz Do we really have to wait four more years for another winter Olympics?&nbsp; Not having jewel-like Vancouver to turn to night after night for us in Los Angeles has been a little like tumbling off a...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/film/2010/03/07/fighting-olympic-blues-oscar-wildes-and-pre-oscar-buzz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Culture Mon, 08 Mar 2010 02:06:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 3362 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com My Interview with 24's Gil Bellows https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/art/2010/02/02/my-interview-24s-gil-bellows A brief but in-depth interview with down-to-Earth Canadian actor, Gil Bellows. <p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/art/2010/02/02/my-interview-24s-gil-bellows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Art Film Culture People 24 Ally McBeal Gil Bellows Interview Law and Order Shawshank Redemption Unthinkable Wed, 03 Feb 2010 14:05:00 +0000 Tracy Wren 3020 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com