Winners of 2009 Genie Awards Announced by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television

                     Passchendaele wins six statuettes;
         Ce qu'il faut pour vivre/The Necessities of Life wins four

    TORONTO, April 4 /CNW/ - Canada's celebration of film excellence
culminated tonight with the announcement of the 2009 Genie Award winners by
the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television. This evening's Gala Ceremony was
hosted for the first time by Canada's Capital Region and was held in Ottawa's
Canada Aviation Museum. The 29th Annual Genie Awards were broadcast at 9:00 pm
ET/PT on Global and IFC.
    For complete details on the 2009 Genie Award winners (plus photos),
please visit


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