Congratulations to Prairie Dog Film + Television’s Janet Hamley, for being elected as one of AMPIA’s newest Board of Directors.
Prairie Dog Film + Television’s Ron E. Scott was announced as one of the new Canadian Media Producers Association – CMPA Board of Directors for 2017-19 at the Annual General Meeting in Toronto.
This gritty, often gutting drama is set on and around the fictional Blackstone First Nation reserve, in Canada, where people are in substantial distress. Drug abuse and suicide, particularly among teenagers, are rampant, and political corruption threatens to destabilize community leadership.
The Government of Canada released their Consultation Paper entitled “Canadian Content in a Digital World: Focusing the conversation” and specifically referenced TV series Blackstone as one of the reasons “We…