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2011 enRoute Film Fest - Free Screening November 10 in Toronto

From a media release:

FREE public screening of the enRoute Film Festival.
Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 7 p.m.
Scotiabank Theatre (259 Richmond St. West, Toronto)

Air Canada’s enRoute Film Festival announces 2011 jury
Canadian short films showcased in-flight

Toronto, ON
– Air Canada’s enRoute Film Festival showcases emerging Canadian short film talent on Air Canada flights around the world from Monday, August 1 to Wednesday, November 30. All 21 selected shorts will compete to win the prize for Best Short Film, Achievement in Direction, Achievement in Cinematography, and Achievement in Animation.

Millions of Air Canada passengers will be able to continue viewing the selected short films on their personal entertainment system with 8.9-inch wide digital in-seat monitors and touch-screen controls offering hours of audio and video on demand programming at every seat.

Once again, a star-studded jury will select the winners, who will each receive an all-inclusive trip for two to the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in France courtesy of Air Canada. The grand prize winner will also receive $5,000 courtesy of presenting sponsor Cineplex.

This year’s jurors include:
§  Atom Egoyan, director (Chloe)
§  Don Carmody, producer (Chicago)
§  Emmanuelle Chriqui, actor (Entourage)
§  Molly Parker, actor (The Road)
§  Jean-Marc Vallée, director (Young Victoria)

Air Canada’s enRoute Film Festival reveals this year’s finalists
Celebrating five years of Canadian short film talent

Air Canada and enRoute Magazine are pleased to announce the finalists of the fifth annual Air Canada enRoute Film Festival. Categories include Best Short Film, Achievement in Animation, Achievement in Direction, and Achievement in Cinematography.

The 2011 Air Canada enRoute Film Festival finalists are:
§  Miles Jay and Orlee-Rose Strauss for Blink
§  Timothy Chan for A Starry Night
§  Ashley McKenzie and Nelson MacDonald for Rhonda’s Party

For news on the festival and film profiles, please visit www.enroutefilm.com.

enRoute Film Festival 2011 Trailer from enroutemag on Vimeo.

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