June 8, 2020


“No Ordinary Man” at Cannes Documentary Showcase

Parabola’s latest production “No Ordinary Man” is at the Cannes Film Festival’s Documentary Showcase for works-in-progress. The feature documentary, directed by Aisling Chin-Yee & Chase Joynt, and written by Aisling Chin-Yee & Amos Mac is one of four films representing Canada at this year’s market. For decades, the life of American Jazz musician, Billy Tipton, […]

February 26, 2020


Stream 1999 for free in Canada

Samara Chadwick‘s beautiful and haunting documentary “1999” is now available to stream for free in English and French on the National Film Board’s web site: English: https://www.nfb.ca/film/1999-en French: https://www.onf.ca/film/1999 Share your thoughts about the film or reach out to Samara on the facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/1999film/

January 9, 2019


Press love for 1999

  After a festival circuit with stops in Kosovo, Switzerland, New York, Toronto, Italy and of course Moncton, New Brunswick, the critics are in and they love 1999! “Chadwick intrepidly shifts backwards and forwards in time, she and her protagonists speaking in their native Chiac …the language flows sometimes literally word by word between the two […]

June 30, 2017


New Parabola Film “1999” first Canadian film ever to get Eurimages funding

Parabola Films’ upcoming documentary “1999” is honoured to be the first Canadian production to receive Creative Europe’s Eurimages Fund, in the first year of Canada’s participation in this prestigious grant for European co productions. “1999” was the only documentary selected for funding among the 27 projects that were approved by the committee. The film, directed […]