OTTAWA, Sept. 9, 2011 /CNW/ - Are you ready for your close-up? The red
carpet? The spotlight?
Now Toronto International Film Festival (the Festival) fans have a new
way to share their love of the big screen by using the small screens on
A new mobile app from Canada Post turns the picture you take at the
Festival into a postcard with a special Festival frame that you can
send on its way within minutes.
There's no better, quicker or easier way to say 'I was here…but I
thought of you' while attending the 2011 Toronto International Film
And now from September 8th to September 22nd, create and mail a postcard to 3 people for the price of 2. Using the
mobile app is easy: upload photo, add an address and click send. The
new mobile application is available in BlackBerry, iPhone, iPad and
The exclusive Festival frame is part of a growing number of frames
created to commemorate special moments in everyone's lives. Among the
newest ones available are Diwali, birth announcement, holiday, birthday
and thank you frames.
"Postcards have always been a way to mark a special trip or occasion,
but this app puts you in the picture," says John Swettenham, Canada
Post's General Manager, Marketing. "This is a unique way for the
Festival-goer to easily share something cool with friends or relatives
by regular mail."
For more information on creating your own postcard or the full suite of
Canada Post Mobile Apps, visit canadapost.ca/mobile
Toronto International Film Festival® is a trademark of Toronto
International Film Festival Inc. used under license by Canada Post.
BlackBerry®, RIM®, Research In Motion® and related trademarks, names
and logos are the property of Research In Motion Limited and are
registered and/or used in the U.S. and countries around the world. Used
under license from Research In Motion Limited. Apple, iPhone, iPod
touch and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc.., registered in the U.S.
and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Android
is a trademark of Google Inc.
SOURCE Canada Post
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