Genie Awards
Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
29th Annual Awards
2009



The Gala Ceremony was hosted for the first time
 in Canada's Capital Region at the Canadian Aviation Museum

 


Dave Foley
Awards Host

  
Photo of Lois by Bill Blackstone
Event
©Photos by Lois Siegel
Capital Style Magazine

The Genie Awards
Red Carpet


Dave Foley


Kristin Booth
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Young People Fucking




Mountie and Gordon Pinsent


Gordon Pinsent


 Niv Fichman, Producer Passchendaele
Best Motion Picture and The Golden Reel Award


Sarah Polley, Actress, Singer, Director, Screenwriter


Natar Ungalaaq, The Necessities of Life, Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role


Callum Keith Rennie
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
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The Honourable Madeleine Meilleur
Minister of Community and Social Services
Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs
Gordon Pinsent


Sara Morton, President Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television
Ron Cohen, Chair, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television


Wendy Crewson, Actress


John McCarthy
Achievement in Music - Original Score
The Stone Angel
with his sister Sheila McCarthy, Actress




George Stroumboulopoulos, The Hour, CBC
with Entertainment Tonight's Natasha Gargiulo


Gordon Pinsent and Sheila McCarthy


Cast Amal


Kevin Newman, Journalist, Global National
 on Entertainment Tonight


Carol Spier
Achievement in Art Direction/Production Design
Passchendaele


Janice Blackie-Goodine


Claude Cloutier
Best Animated Short
Sleeping Beauty
National Film Board of Canada


Mimi Surada, Entrepreneur
Kenneth Malone, Byblos, Stylist


Matt Cameron and Trevor Boris, Stand-up Comedian


Dave Foley Battles the Red Carpet


David Novek, AV Trust President & Novek Communications


©
Photo by Jean-Marc Carisse
Photographer Lois Siegel and Gordon Pinsent


Canadian Museum of Civilization
Opening Reception
Gatineau, Quebec


 Yung Chang, Up the Yangtze, Best Documentary
Natar Ungalaaq


Jean-Francois Fay, Germain Wong, Yung Chang, John Christou
Up the Yangtze
Best Documentary
EyeSteelFilm
National Film Board of Canada


Burundi Dancers
East Africa
Remesha Drums
 is a percussion ensemble originally from Burundi,
  based in Ottawa since 2001.
The members of Remesha drums have been playing Ingoma Drums
 since they were young boys.
YouTube


Kristin Booth


Paul Gratton, Chair, Board of Directors, Canadian Television Fund
 Niv Fichman, Producer Passchendaele
Best Motion Picture and The Golden Reel Award
Kevin Tierney, Producer Bon Cop, Bad Cop


Ted East, President, Canadian Association of Film Distributors & Exporters
Kevin Tierney
 Michel Arcand, Film Editor,
Léolo, Un Zoo La Nuit, directed by Jean-Claude Lauzon
 Francis Damberger, Producer "Passchendaele,"  Best Motion Picture and The Golden Reel Award


Kevin Tierney
Danièle Gauthier, Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
Administration and Special Projects
Niv Fichman
Max Berdowski
Executive Director, Canadian Screen Training Centre


Burundi Dancers


Danièle Gauthier
Bruno Gatien, Cruising Bar 2
Makeup Effects
Special Award for Outstanding Achievement in Makeup Design


Mimi Wongwinyuchon
Kenneth Malone


Roch Brunette, General Manager, The Ottawa-Gatineau Film and Television Development Corporation
Yves Fortin, Thalie Productions, Quebec City


Photographer Jean-Marc Carisse
Harvey Glatt
 Founder of CHEZ-FM


Photographer Victor Turco


Burundi Dancers


Harvey Glatt


Ottawa Mayor Larry O'Brien with his wife Colleen McBride
Gowlings Lawyer Jacques Shore and his daughter Amanda

Mercury Lounge


Julie Tamara and Cinematographer Pierre Gill


Harvey Glatt
Kate Mensour, Mensour Agency


Caitlin Delaney, Assistant to Firdaus Kharas
Tom Shoebridge, Founder, Canadian Screen Training Centre
Firdaus Kharas

Ottawa À La Carte
Culinary Event
National Arts Centre
Reception for Media

Ottawa Tourism and Savour Ottawa


ZenKitchen


Caroline Ishii, Chef

BBQ Seitan Sandwich
Art is in Bakery, Heritage Brewery, Stanley's Farm
Ray & Gerrie's Gourmet
Bryson Farms
Certified Organic Heirloom Vegetables
Shawville, Quebec

National Arts Centre


Pulled Cedar Smoked Duck Confit


Photo by Chris Mikula, The Ottawa Citizen
Mariposa Farm
Just East of Ottawa
Plantagenet, Ontario
Prescott-Russell


Champignons Le Coprin
Farrellton, Quebec


Michael Blackie, Executive Chef

Atelier


Sustainable Caviar Creamsicle


 Elk Ranch Tartare with Bekings Egg Yoke Ribbons
& Mustard by Daniel


Marc Lepine

Perspectives Restaurant
Brookstreet Hotel



Cold Presses Short Ribs
O'Brien Farms


Clifford Lyness


Ottawa Rocks


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