©Photo by Lois Siegel
Allan King

1930-2009

Canadian Filmmaker Allan King was presented
The Canadian Conference of the Arts National Arts Award
Diplôme d'honneur 2008
Lord Elgin Hotel, Ottawa
March 12, 2009

  
Photo of Lois by Bill Blackstone

Event Photos
©Photos by Lois Siegel

Thinking about how sad I feel at Allan's death, I realized that I knew Allan for over 40 years and worked with him closely at the Committee on Television and the Council of Canadian Filmmakers in the 70s. Over this span of time, I was always amazed at his gentleness, generosity of spirit, and erudition.
 Few filmmakers had such an impact on their community as Allan did, which he was always trying
to improve, and he was always open to the young - a natural mentor.
Kirwin Cox


Allan King
Sturla Gunnarsson, President of the Directors Guild of Canada


Senator Tommy Banks, Allan King, Sturla Gunnarsson


Alain Pineau, National Director Canadian Conference of the Arts
Allan King


Allan King
Will Inrig
Recipient of the 3rd Annual Lindalee Tracey Award
For his film "The Fantastic Ballet of the Mind and Its Master" about his autistic brother


Allan King
Will Inrig


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