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Jason Charters Elected to the Board of the IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The Vienna-based IMZ International Music + Media Centre is a Nonprofit Organisation that was founded under the aegis of UNESCO in 1961 to preserve the performing arts as a cultural asset. With this goal in mind, our mission is to promote the…
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The Jews who made Christmas magic

Read the McGill Alumni magazine feature about alumnus Liam Romalis here.
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Riddle at SXSW

Every year in mid-March, attendees from around the globe gather in Austin, Texas, for one of the world’s largest conferences — South by Southwest (SXSW). An event of epic proportions, SXSW celebrates and explores the worlds of film, interactive…
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Riddle Films’ Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas garners International Emmy nomination and Czech Crystal documentary win as PBS stations on board for upcoming holiday season TRAILER › October 1, 2018 - Christmas has come early for Riddle Films,…
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Redbone doc Please Don't Talk premiering at Raindance

We are thrilled to announce the world premiere of our short doc on Leon Redbone, Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone, will be on September 30, 2018 at The Raindance Film Festival in London UK. In 2009, we began filming what would…
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The Group of Seven Guitars are heading to London!

We are thrilled to announce that The Group of Seven Guitar Project is heading to Canada House in London, UK for a two month exhibition.  The film, along with all of the guitars, will be on display starting June 28.  For more information…
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From the Globe and Mail: Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas, complete with chop suey

Brad Wheeler visits the Chinese restaurant set of our new documentary project, The Jews Who Wrote Christmas.  www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/film/documentary-uncovers-the-jewish-connection-to-christmasmusic
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From the Globe and Mail: McMichael Gallery’s new exhibit strikes a different kind of chord

Read Brad Wheeler's piece in the Globe about The Group of Seven Guitar Project, which runs through Oct. 29 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection (mcmichael.com): http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/art-and-architecture/mcmichaels-new-exhibit-strikes-a-different-kind-ofchord
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Kevin Breit Talks Group of Seven

KEVIN BREIT - GROUP OF 7 GUITARS from Riddle Films on Vimeo.
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Guardian of Treasures

Riddle Films created some promotional material for the Gryphon Trio. Other arts organizations should take note of how they are using this content to it's best advantage. Check it out here: www.gryphontrio.com
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Remembering Helena Jockel

Helena Jockel - A Tribute from Riddle Films on Vimeo. It is with sadness that Riddle Films marks the passing of Holocaust Survivor and Azrieli Memoir author, Helena Jockel. Her memoir "We Sang in Hushed Voices" is a important contribution…
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It's our Bar Mitzvah!

Well, it's official. Riddle Films has turned 13. We know it's not a traditionally celebrated number like 15. But in the grand year of 2016, Riddle Films has become an adult. Only the heaven's will know the places we'll go.
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Back to BISQC!

At the end of August 2016, Riddle Films is heading back to the Banff International String Quartet Competition. And we can't wait. Below is a video we produced that captures some of the abundant magic that happens in those mountains! A…
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Serena Ryder's What I Wouldn't Do passes a million hits

Let's be honest...most Riddle Films music videos are lucky to get 1000 hits. This one is an exception. Thanks Serena!