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/ - 



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


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


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


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



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. 


Reshma Mathur,, 416-670-7970
Cara McCutcheon,, 416-557-2139



Image with caption: "REEL CANADA (CNW Group/REEL CANADA)". Image available at:

For further information: CONTACT/RSVP: Reshma Mathur,, 416-670-7970; Cara McCutcheon,, 416-557-2139

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