Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television Announces 2008 - 2009 National Board of Directors

    TORONTO, Aug. 7 /CNW/ - The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is
pleased to announce the 2008-2009 National Board of Directors.
    "In its celebration of the great creative achievements of the film and
television industries, the Academy is guided by its Directors. We are
exceptionally fortunate to have this team of committed and experienced
individuals planning the Academy's future, side by side with our new and
energetic CEO, Sara Morton," stated Ron Cohen, Chair.

    The 2008-2009 Board of Directors are:

    Directors and Executive Committee
    Chair: Ron Cohen
    Immediate Past Chair: Paul Gratton
    Vice-Chair Eastern Canada: Steve Mayhew
    Vice-Chair Quebec: Charles Ohayon
    Vice-Chair Ontario: Christine Shipton
    Vice-Chair Western Canada: Terry McEvoy
    Vice-Chair Cinema: Kevin Tierney
    Treasurer: John Vandervelde

    Branch Representatives
    Art Department: Donald Mowat
    Cinematography: Ron Stannett
    Creative Support: James Hardie
    Directors: Clément Virgo
    Editor: Michel Arcand
    Executive: Michael Ghent
    Music: Yuri Gorbachow
    Performer: David Gale
    Producer: Allan Z. Novak
    Screenwriter: Steve Lucas
    Sound: Marcel Pothier
    Theatrical Short and Documentary: Barbara Doran
    Visual Effects and Animation: Bernie Melanson

    The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is a national non-profit
professional association dedicated to the promotion, recognition and
celebration of exceptional achievements in the Canadian film and television
industries. Created in 1979, and today unifying industry professionals across
Canada, the Academy has grown to become a vital and integral force
representing these industries.

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