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Annie Awards

Two Sheridan College Alumni win at the 46th annual Annie Awards

The Annie awards, which took place at a ceremony in Los Angeles, California, recognize excellence in animation in the screen industries. They are given out by the International Animated Film Society (ASIFA).

Green Book

Movie Review: What a great Green Book!

Surprise is one of the toughest things to inspire in audiences watching a movie. Green Book is one among those stories that takes something clear ordinary and surprises viewers in the nicest way. The relentless ...

First Man

Movie Review: First Man is almost worth the wonder

Despite its clean and catchy title, First Man is empty of any true firsts. Most of it follows the same order and types of scenes that distinguish dramas aspiring to win bucket-loads of Oscars.

Get Ready for Tonight’s 90th Academy Awards

Tonight is the presentation of the 90th Academy Awards in Hollywood. The prestigious ceremony will honour the best in cinema from 2017. Many categories this year are extremely competitive and difficult to predict, though most ...

Holiday Movie Review 2017

The holiday season is in full swing, with plenty of chances for a night out at the movies. These two weeks surrounding Christmas and New Years is the busiest window for new releases in the ...

Movie Review: An Important, Inconvenient Sequel

Sometimes movies are made without the primary goal of entertaining an audience, but few succeed as engaging and compelling films. I’m happy to report An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, Al Gore’s second nature documentary, ...

Sheridan alumnus Alan Barillaro (left) accepts his Annie Award for best animated short subject along with producer Marc Sondheimer. Photo credit: David Yeh/ASIFA.

Three Sheridan alumni receive Annie Awards

Alumni from Sheridan College’s renowned animation and film programs were honoured this weekend at the 44th annual Annie Awards in Los Angeles, California. The awards are the top prize given out by the International Animated ...

Movie Review for the excellent new movie musical epic LA LA LAND, opening in Oakville theatres December 25th 2016.

Movie Review: The Ultimate Love Letter in La La Land

Colourful, classical, and wonderfully enchanting, La La Land evokes an era of Hollywood charm noticeably absent in the 21st century. It’s an excellent movie, and a pleasant, emotionally striking experience at the theatre as we ...

Oakville February 11th thru 19th 2018 Mayoral Candidates Debates 2018 Municipal Articles Town of Oakville Flag

Oakville Embraces in Theory of Ranked Balloting & Modernization of the Municipal Elections Act

Bill 181, Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016 has passed second reading at Queen’s Park and is currently under consideration by the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.

Oscar Award Golden Statue

Oscar Nominations for three Sheridan Alumni

Three of the five films nominated for Oscars in the Best Animated Feature category were directed by animators who studied at Sheridan. Among the films nominated is How to Train Your Dragon 2, written and ...

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