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<Tantoo Cardinal to be Honoured by ACTRA>

(November 25, 2014 - Toronto, ON) Native Canadian actor Tantoo Cardinal has been selected by ACTRA Toronto to be honoured with their prestigious Award of Excellence at the organization's awards gala in February of next year. Born in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Cardinal has worked steadily in film and television on both sides of the border for over 40 years, appearing in over 100 film and television projects. Around here she is fondly remembered for her strong, independent performance as Black Shawl against Graham Greene's character in the hit move Dances With Wolves.Arrow



<Mohawk Girls premieres Sunday Nov. 23> (November 21, 2014 - Toronto, ON) Anyone who pays attention to Canadian news will be familiar with the word Kahnawake. No matter what side of Canadian justice you come down on, chances are good you wouldn't associate the name of the Mohawk Territory on the south shore of the St. Lawrenbce River near Montreal with comedy. Yet, that's exactly what Mohawk Girls is. Created and directed by award-winning Tracey Deer, Mohawk Girls is the first TV comedy series ever made in Kahnawake.Arrow
<Get tickets to Air Farce New Year's Eve> (November 19, 2014 - Toronto, ON) It's that time of the year again. For the past few weeks all the signs have been pointing to this one, terrific, annual event. Snow has fallen somewhere if not everywhere in the country, the Santa Claus Parade in Toronto has happened, you can't get near a shopping mall parking lot and it seems as if every street in every city is festooned in cool holiday stuff. But more important than all that... it's the run-up to the annual Royal Canadian Air Farce New Year's Eve Show. And you might get to see it live.Arrow
<Alison Pill's birthday is today> Today's Birthdays:
Northernstars Jacques Godbout, Zacharias Kunuk and Alison Pill were born on November 27. Alison Pill has blossomed over the past few years. Appearing in a Woody Allen film and then landing a key role as Maggie Jordan on the hit HBO series, The Newsroom, which ends in just a few weeks. She began her career when she was 12, and easily transitioned to adult roles with her breakthrough coming in the television series The Book of Daniel (2006). She is best known for her roles in the films Milk (2008), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) and Midnight in Paris (2011).Arrow
<Heartbeat, opening November 28> Opening Tomorrow:
Andrea Dorfman's new film, Heartbeat opens in Toronto tomorrow. Justine, played by Tanya Davis, is paralyzed by stage fright. She gave up her dream of becoming a singer-songwriter and tucked her heart away, ignoring what it was desperately trying to tell her: that in order to live, it needs to beat. Now accustomed to avoiding what makes her heart beat, it seems as if every aspect of Justine's life seems stuck. Click here to watch a trailer for Heartbeat, opening tomorrow in Toronto. Click here for more movies Coming Soon.Arrow


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