Playback's logo
Playback's logo

Playback is an online Canadian film, broadcasting, and interactive media trade journal owned by Brunico Communications.[1] It was previously published biweekly as a print magazine for the Canadian entertainment industry. It is widely considered to be a "must read" amongst industry professionals.

History

The first issue of Playback magazine was published, in tabloid format, on 29 September 1986.

The magazine has since begun to report on advancements in the online digital media industry as well, specifically web series and related events, media, and culture.[2] The magazine also reports on funding resources for filmmakers, technical advancements in the industry, and trends.[3] It is widely considered to be a "must read" amongst industry professionals.[4]

In May 2010, Playback magazine stopped publishing its biweekly print edition and became an exclusively online magazine.[5]

References

  1. ^ "PLAYBACK - Brunico Communications Inc. Trademark". USPTO.report. 1986-11-19. Archived from the original on 2022-04-09. Retrieved 2022-04-09.
  2. ^ Cummins, Julianna (2016-03-23). "Riftworld, Sudden Master win at Vancouver Web Fest". Playback. ISSN 0836-2114. Archived from the original on 2021-11-23. Retrieved 2016-04-01.
  3. ^ Pinto, Jordan (2016-03-29). "Bell Fund distributes $5.4M across 30 projects". Playback. ISSN 0836-2114. Archived from the original on 2021-11-22. Retrieved 2016-04-02.
  4. ^ Bailey, Katie (2015-11-20). "Playback names its Best of the Year". Playback. ISSN 0836-2114. Archived from the original on 2021-11-27. Retrieved 2016-02-04.
  5. ^ Takeuchi, Craig (2010-05-20). "Playback goes on-line only, Boards mag ceases publication". The Georgia Straight. Vancouver. ISSN 1485-1318. Archived from the original on 2010-05-25. Retrieved 2022-04-09.