September 12

THE 6th ANNUAL BIRKS DIAMOND TRIBUTE TO THE YEAR’S WOMEN IN FILM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TELEFILM CANADA@RICARDA’S-Mon.,Sept.10th,2018

This was The 6th annual Telefilm Canada + Birks Diamond Tribute to the Year’s Women in Film that honours outstanding Canadian women for their contributions to film and TV.


The 2018 honourees were: director Nettie Wild (Koneline: Our Land Beautiful), actresses Tantoo Cardinal (Dances with Wolves) and Pascale Bussières (When Night is Falling), screenwriter Susan Coyne (Slings and Arrows) and emerging directors Stella Meghie (Jean of the Joneses) and Jeanne Leblanc (Isla Blanca). The red carpet also featured TIFF filmmakers and actors, and photo opportunities with many of Canada’s most recognizable faces from film & TV. Remarks and presentation of the Birks Diamond Tribute honourees followed the presentation.
Guest were treated to scrumptious food and to quench their thirst, a wide variety of beverages were offered to the invited patrons.


The Other Honourees included:

Telefilm Canada:
Christa Dickenson – Executive Director
Birks:
Eva Hartling – VP Marketing & Communications

 


We would like to thank Touchwood PR for the invitation to this event.