Canadian icons Colm Feore and Patrick Huard join government officials and REEL CANADA to announce a cultural celebration of Canada's 150th

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2016 /CNW/ - 

WHAT:

 

REEL CANADA, a non-profit organization that celebrates the country's culture through film, will make an announcement about celebrating Canada's 150th birthday.



WHO:

REEL CANADA's executive director, Jack Blum, and artistic director, Sharon Corder, will be joined by:

  • Celebrated actors Colm Feore and Patrick Huard, stars of BON COP BAD COP 2
  • The Honourable Eleanor McMahon, Ontario MPP and Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport
  • Canadian film producer Robert Lantos


WHERE:

TIFF Bell Lightbox, Luma restaurant, 350 King St. W. Toronto, ON  M5V 3X5



WHEN:

November 21, 2016, at 12:45 p.m. Media check-in at 12:15 p.m.





WHY:

 

REEL CANADA believes that film captures the soul of a nation and its people, and to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, everyone will be able to celebrate the country's culture on foot, online and on-air. 



CONTACT/RSVP:

Reshma Mathur, reshma.mathur@mslgroup.com, 416-670-7970
Cara McCutcheon, cara@reelcanada.ca, 416-557-2139

 

SOURCE REEL CANADA

Image with caption: "REEL CANADA (CNW Group/REEL CANADA)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20161121_C2079_PHOTO_EN_822825.jpg

For further information: CONTACT/RSVP: Reshma Mathur, reshma.mathur@mslgroup.com, 416-670-7970; Cara McCutcheon, cara@reelcanada.ca, 416-557-2139


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