Eastern Promises and Shake Hands With The Devil Lead in 2008 Genie Award Nominations

    Away From Her & The Tracy Fragments complete top 4

    TORONTO, Jan. 28 /CNW/ - The nominees for the 28th annual Genie Awards
were announced today by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television (ACCT).
Leading nominated films include Eastern Promises and Shake Hands With the
Devil, both with 12 nominations followed by Away From Her with seven, The
Tracey Fragments, with six, Continental, a Film Without Guns and Silk, both
with five and Denys Arcand's Days of Darkness with four nominations. This
year's presentation will take place Monday, March 3rd at the Metro Toronto
Convention Centre. For the first time ever, the Genie Awards will be broadcast
on the E! Television Network and IFC.
    For a full list of the 28th annual Genie Awards nominations, go to

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