Happy Canada Day! Naturally, First Weekend Club and CanadaScreens.ca celebrate Canada everyday of the year, but we are pleased to patriotically present for Canada Day 2016 2 fun Canadian Films available to rent at CanadaScreens.ca today!

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The Banff World Media Festival (BWMF) announced winners of the annual Rockie Awards today at their flagship Program Competition that celebrates excellence in TV and digital content from around the world, during a special Awards ceremony held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. 

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Patricia Rozema’s Into the Forest tackles many of our dystopian fears in a world that’s on the brink of an apocalypse.  But you won’t find any zombies here. Instead, the film stars Evan Rachel Wood and Ellen Page as two young sisters who do their best to survive in their home in a secluded ancient forest.  They are not only forced to fight against the elements, intruders, and starvation — but also against their own loneliness and sense of isolation.  They must fight to keep hope, and each other, alive.

First Weekend Club’s Katherine Brodsky caught up with one of the film’s stars, Evan Rachel Wood to discuss her experiences making the film (reprinted from AICN).

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