Flashpoint is a hit drama series that centralize within and around a Toronto based SWAT team, and follow around their lives within the force and outside of it. The drama is developed by Flashpoint Season I-V Productions Inc and is broadcasted by CTV. The show was granted approximately $9,000,000 in its fourth season and $6,500,000 in its fifth season.


The show has a huge fan-base and continued strong to their final season. Their official Facebook page has nearly 500,000 likes while on Twitter with their account with 12,000 followers. Their twitter account have been more consistent comparing to their Facebook counter-part. With quiet often re-tweets of people who still watches the show and promotes the hashtag #Flashpoint

“Flashpoint | Abby Koehler”. Sites.psu.edu. N. p., 2014. Web. 19 Apr. 2016.


The Evolution of Hip Hop.

The documentary is called Hip Hop Evolution. The documentary indulges in the history and changes of Hip Hop music. Explaining how the genre made a huge influence on culture, and other types of genre of musics. The documentary is developed by Hip Hop Evolution Inc. and broadcasted by Bell Media. Granting it with $45,000 budget commitment.


Even though it’s the documentary has an interesting subject, and the documentary-series only spans of only four episodes. The digital media platform is lacking in many areas. There is a limited amount of out-reach to fans, and specifically to fans of hip hop music and whom are interested in the subject. Even being a Canadian made documented would not be noticed well. It’s been promoted on a few hip hop and urban websites like The Fader. But there is close to no interaction between media and audience.

Toronto, C. and Darville, J. (2016).Canadian-Produced Documentary Series Hip-Hop Evolution To Premiere In Toronto. [online] The FADER. Available at: http://www.thefader.com/2016/03/16/hip-hop-evolution-documentary-shad–premiere-toronto [Accessed 18 Apr. 2016].