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Old Apr 19, 12, 12:58 pm   #1
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The 2012 Air Canad enRoute Film Festival calling for entries

http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/672741


TORONTO, April 19, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada is pleased to invite Canadian film students and emerging filmmakers to enter its sixth annual short film festival. Selected films will be broadcast on Air Canada's personal in-flight seatback entertainment system as part of its Canadian Movie programming viewed by millions of Air Canada customers around the world.

In addition, a free public screening of the top films will be held in Vancouver, Montreal as well as in Toronto, where an awards celebration will follow to honour the winners. All screenings will take place in November.

The winner of Best Short Film will receive a $5,000 cash prize courtesy of presenting sponsor Cineplex Entertainment plus an all-inclusive Air Canada trip for two to the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in France. Achievement in Direction, Achievement in Cinematography, and Achievement in Animation award winners will also be going to the festival in France courtesy of Air Canada.

Winning films are selected by an esteemed jury, which will be announced this summer. Past jury members have included Jean-Marc Vallée, Atom Egoyan, Denis Villeneuve, Donald Sutherland, Molly Parker, Rémy Girard, Alan Cumming and Don Carmody, among many others.

To download an entry form and view full contest rules and regulations, please visit www.enroutefilm.com. Submissions will be accepted until Thursday, May 31.

Website: www.enroutefilm.com
Twitter: @enroutemag and @AirCanada
Facebook: enRoute magazine and Air Canada

2011 Air Canada enRoute Film Festival Images on Flickr: rockitpromo
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Old Apr 19, 13, 10:14 am   #2
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http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/1149...ll-for-entries

TORONTO, April 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced it is inviting Canadian film students and emerging filmmakers to enter its seventh annual enRoute short film festival. Each year, a celebrity jury selects the best short films and broadcasts them to a large international audience on Air Canada's enRoute in-flight entertainment system.

The winner of Best Short Film will receive a $5,000 cash prize courtesy of presenting sponsor Cineplex Entertainment. Other awards include Achievement in Direction, Achievement in Cinematography, Achievement in Animation and the second annual People's Choice Award. All winners will receive an exciting new destination prize to a major international film festival courtesy of Air Canada.

Winning films are selected by an esteemed jury, which will be announced this summer. Past jury members have included Jean-Marc Vallée, Jay Baruchel, Alison Pill, Atom Egoyan, Denis Villeneuve, Donald Sutherland, Molly Parker, Rémy Girard, Alan Cumming and Don Carmody, among many others.

Selected films will be broadcast on Air Canada's personal seatback entertainment system and viewed by millions of Air Canada customers around the world. A free public screening and awards celebration will be held in Toronto at the end of the year to honour the winners. Additional screenings will take place in Vancouver and Montreal showcasing the selected films.

To download an entry form and view full contest rules and regulations, please visit www.enroutefilm.com. Submissions will be accepted until Friday, May 31.
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Old Jul 11, 13, 10:58 am   #3
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MONTREAL, July 11, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada's enRoute Film Festival today announced it will showcase emerging Canadian short film talent on Air Canada flights around the world from August 1 to December 31, 2013. All 16 selected shorts will be announced at a free public screening at the Scotiabank Theatre in downtown Vancouver on Wednesday July 31 at 7 p.m. PT

Millions of Air Canada passengers will be able to view the selected short films on their personal seatback in-flight entertainment system and online at enRoutefilm.com. Passengers and movie lovers alike will have the chance to vote for their favourite film to win the People's Choice Award. Voting will start in August on enRoutefilm.com.

The films will compete to win prizes for Best Short Film, Achievement in Direction, Achievement in Cinematography, and Achievement in Animation. A free public screening of the finalist films will be held in Toronto on Wednesday November 6 at the Varsity Cinema. Prizes will be presented immediately following the screening, at an invitation-only awards celebration at Panorama Bar (55 Bloor Street West). A public screening and special filmmakers' event will also be held at the Centre Phi in Montreal in early November.

Once again this year, a star-studded jury will select the winners, who will each receive an all-inclusive trip for two to the Sundance Film Festival in Salt Lake City, Utah, courtesy of Air Canada. The winner of Best Short Film will also receive $5,000 courtesy of presenting sponsor Cineplex.

This year's jurors include (alphabetical order):
• Suzanne Clément (actor)
• Enrico Colantoni (actor)
• Wendy Crewson (actor)
• Sarah Gadon (actor)
• Evan Goldberg (director/writer/producer)
• Martin Katz (producer)
• Michael McGowan (director/writer)
• Chloé Robichaud (director)

For news on the festival and film profiles, please visit www.enroutefilm.com.
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Old Jul 11, 13, 7:57 pm   #4
 
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WOW what a great idea!

I was a little disappointed with my choice EnRoute, The Place Beyond the Pines. Great acting, predicable plot.
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