Congratulations to 2021 Directors Guild of Canada Award Nominees Anne de Léan and Jean Bécotte for the Thriller Within These Walls. 

Montreal, July 9, 2021 – Incendo is delighted to congratulate 2021 DGC Award nominees and creative talents Anne de Léan and Jean Bécotte for their contribution to the television movie Within These Walls. Anne has been nominated in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement, and Jean for Best Production Design, both in the Movies for Television and Mini-Series group. 

With over 200 submissions in the Television category at this year’s awards, heartfelt congratulates are sent to all nominees for their exceptional creative achievement and significant contribution to the Canadian entertainment industry. 

Winners will be celebrated at the 20th Annual Awards ceremony this fall and an announcement from the DGC will follow in the coming weeks as to the venue and date for the awards presentation. 

Within These Walls – Single mother Mel has a great life. She lives with her boyfriend, Ben, and her daughter, Brook, in a beautiful house, she has a thriving career, and good friends. But her state of tranquility is disrupted when she and Ben break up. After he moves out, strange things start happening around the house that threaten her safety, her security, and her well-being. As Mel struggles to cope, she begins to wonder if Ben was her protector… or something far more sinister. 

The film is currently available on Crave in Canada. 

About Incendo 

Incendo is a Canadian company that specializes in the production and international distribution of high-quality television programming for the worldwide marketplace. Since its inception in 2001, the company has produced compelling movies, television series as well as documentaries that have been sold throughout the world. Incendo is the leading television distribution company in Canada and also handles theatrical distribution in Québec for Paramount Pictures. For more information, visit 

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About the Directors Guild of Canada (DGC) 

The Directors Guild of Canada (DGC) is a national labour organization that represents over 5,500 key creative and logistical personnel in the screen-based industry covering all areas of direction, design, production and editing. The DGC negotiates and administers collective agreements and lobbies extensively on issues of concern for members including Canadian content conditions, CRTC regulations and ensuring that funding is maintained for Canadian film & television programming. 

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