Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) is pleased to announce that its AMI-audio channel was recently recognized with seven international awards for excellence in programming and one national award for radio creative.
Accessible Media Inc. announced today that fan favourites Canada in Perspective and Blind Sighted with Kelly MacDonald will both return for new seasons in June alongside a new original program called Montreal Housemates.
Accessible Media Inc. announced today the launch of two new websites: AMI.ca in English and AMItele.ca in French. Both websites were completely reimagined and rebuilt from the ground up to be fully accessible, user friendly and more reflective of the organization’s mandate to make accessible media for all Canadians.
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today that it has partnered with Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival to ensure that this year’s event is more accessible to the blind, low vision, deaf and hard of hearing community
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today that it will air 15 Sportsnet simulcasts of Toronto Blue Jays games in 2016 with live described video making them accessible to fans who are blind and partially sighted.
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) is thrilled to announce that season four of its series Canada in Perspective, produced by Varner Productions Limited, has won the 2016 Academy of Canadian Film and Television’s Diversity Award. It will be presented at the Canadian Screen Awards Television & Digital Media Gala on Tuesday, March 8 in Toronto. The Academy’s Diversity Award, sponsored by Playback, recognizes excellence and the racial and cultural diversity in Canada.
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today that Challenges and Change, hosted by legendary broadcaster Craig Oliver will return for a second season on AMI-tv beginning March 8. Challenges and Change is an interview based program that pairs host Craig Oliver with Canadians who have inspired change and helped reshape the perception of ability.
An AMI-audio exclusive, Double Exposure’s Newzapalooza is a take on the original Canadian radio comedy, Double Exposure, which was popular in the 1980’s. Hosted by comedic duo Linda Cullen and Bob Robertson, Double Exposure was known for its narration and mockery toward politics, current affairs and well-known Canadian and international figures.
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today that it has renamed its scholarship program in memory of former colleague and advocate for accessibility, Robert Pearson.
Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today that its cooking show with an accessibility twist, Four Senses, will kick off season three on Thursday, January 14 at 7:30 p.m. on AMI-tv. For the first time, fans are invited to visit AMI’s Facebook page during the broadcast to stream the episode and participate in a live question and answer session hosted by Four Senses’ very own celebrity Christine Ha.