MONTREAL and HALIFAX, June 18 /CNW Telbec/ - Telefilm Canada is inviting media representatives to the presentation of the 2009 Golden Box Office Award to the writers and director of the highest grossing English-language Canadian feature film of 2009, Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day. The award is accompanied by cash prizes totalling $40,000.
What: Press conference; photo and interview opportunity
When: Friday, June 25, 2010, at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Venue details to be confirmed
With: Creators and partners of the winning film, including:
Mike Clattenburg, director and co-writer
Timm Hannebohm, co-writer
Barrie Dunn and Mike Volpe, producers
John Dunsworth and Jonathan Torrens, actors
Telefilm Canada representatives:
Carolle Brabant, Executive Director, Telefilm Canada
Stephanie Azam, National Feature Film Executive, Telefilm Canada
Gord Whittaker, Regional Director, Business Development,
About Telefilm Canada
Telefilm Canada is a federal cultural agency dedicated to developing and promoting the Canadian audiovisual industry. Telefilm provides financial support to the private sector to create distinctively Canadian products that appeal to national and international audiences. Telefilm also administers the Canada Media Fund. Visit www.telefilm.gc.ca.
SOURCE Telefilm Canada
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