The National Film Board of Canada

Parliament Hill Reception for Oscar Nominee
 Film Animator Torill Kove

February 2007

©Photos by Lois Siegel


©AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian

Canadian Torill Kove won an Oscar for Best Animated Short Film
 for "The Danish Poet" at the 79th Academy Awards February 25, 2007 in Los Angeles.


Torill Kove, Film Animator
Stephen Harper, Prime Minister
 Tor Berntin Naess, Norwegian Ambassador


Peter Milliken, Speaker of the House of Commons
 Torill Kove
David Wilkins, US Ambassador to Canada


Stephen Harper Holds Torill's Genie Award
Best Animated Short
"The Danish Poet"


Peter Milliken
Jim Abbott, M. P. and Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage
Torill Kove
Leo Doyle, National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Senior Corporate Affairs Officer
David Wilkins


Monte Solberg, Minister of Human Resources and Social Development
Torill Kove
Tor Berntin Naess


Torill Kove
Jim Abbott


Bev Oda, Heritage Minister
Torill Kove
Maxime Bernier, Minister of Industry


Torill Kove
Tor Berntin Naess


Chris Warkentin, Conservative MP for Peace River, Alberta
 and  Member of the Heritage Committee
Torill Kove


Wenche Linneboe, Information Officer Norwegian Embassy
Ernest Labrèque, Head of Film and Television International Cultural Relations Division
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Valerie Nabb, Deputy Director of Cultural Industries International Cultural Relations Division
 Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada


Tor Berntin Naess
Peter Milliken


Torill Kove
Tor Berntin Naess
Leo Doyle
Jim Abbott
Stéphanie Lincourt, Head of Communications, NFB


Genie Award-Winner Torill Kove
Best Animated Short
"The Danish Poet"


Torill Kove


Gary Schellenberger,  Chairman of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage
Leo Doyle


Leo Doyle
Nathan Morris, Heritage Broadcasting Policy


Peter Milliken


Tor Berntin Naess


Monte Solberg


Krissy Côté, Executive Assistant to Jim Abbott
Chelsea
Côté, Heritage Parliamentary Secretary Assistant


Mike O'Shaughnessy
CBC


Chocolate Strawberries


Photo by Jason Ransom, Stephen Harper's Official Photographer


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