Tricon Becomes Exclusive Worldwide Distributor of IFC Original Programming

Tricon Films & Television and IFC announced today that Tricon will serve as the exclusive worldwide distributor of the network’s slate of “slightly off” original scripted comedies.  Under this deal, the first two IFC series Tricon is bringing to the international marketplace are Comedy Bang! Bang! (10×30) and Bunk(10×30).  The deal was brokered by Tricon’s Jon Rutherford, senior vice president distribution & business development …

Cable Premiere of INTO THE WILD, Sunday on IFC

In the screenplay adaptation of Jon Krakauer’s best-selling novel, Sean Penn’s Academy Award® nominated Into the Wild, takes audiences on a journey through self-exploration. Fresh out ofcollege with a bright future ahead of him, 22-year-old Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch)gives up his home, family and worldly possessions to embark on an adventure into the wild. On a search for truth and …

Shriek, Gasp and Scream with IFC this summer!

There is no better cure for the summer’s heat than a week of horrifying chills compliments of IFC. Ghosts and ghouls, killers and thrillers, and frights to see – all week long on A Midsummer’s Night Scream Three! This tribute to films that terrify airs July 10 to July 16 beginning at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT) each night.

IFC’s got Animé this May during the AniMay Festival

Known for its varied artistic style and its visually stark, colourful and stylized images and characters, animé, a style of cartoon animation which originated in Japan, has become increasingly popular with audiences worldwide. This May, IFC is bringing a collection of animé films to Canadian animé fans for an event that’s truly a work of art. Don’t miss the IFC …