Playback is an online Canadian film, broadcasting and interactive media trade journal owned by Brunico Communications. It was previously published biweekly as a print magazine for the Canadian entertainment industry.
|Categories||Film, Canadian film industry, television, media, culture|
|First issue||September 29, 1986|
The first issue of Playback magazine was published, in tabloid format, on September 29, 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. The magazine also reports on funding resources for filmmakers, technical advancements in the industry, and trends, widely considered to be a "must read" amongst industry professionals.
A sister publication to Playback, known as Kidscreen, has been published by Brunico Communications since January 1996. The magazine focuses on the children's entertainment industry. Since 2009 the magazine have an annual award ceremony where they celebrate the best work in kids television and digital media of each year.