Winnipeg filmmaker was hired at NFB by Norman McLaren and went on to work on Oscar-nominated films.
George, 71, was the son of Chief Dan George and his wife Amy
Colleagues say Elliott was enthusiastic, passionate and always "up for any challenge we threw at her'
The special will premiere on the 51st anniversary of Chanie Wenjack's death
The Tragically Hip’s music “helped us understand each other, while capturing the complexity and vastness of the place we call home,” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement on Wednesday.
In celebration of the life of the unforgettable Gord Downie, CTV announced today it will now present the acclaimed film about The Tragically Hip, LONG TIME RUNNING, in a special advance, commercial-free world television premiere event this Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Rock poet who wrote Canadiana-laced lyrics had a commanding stage presence
His daughter Sarah Dunsworth confirmed the news in a statement posted to her Twitter feed Monday evening. She says Dunsworth died “peacefully after short and unexpected illness.”
John Dunsworth, the actor best known for his portrayal of Jim Lahey on the cult hit series “Trailer Park Boys,” has died at the age of 71.
In his deft hands, death came alive — for 34 years, 28 books and 2,500 wildly popular Crime Flashback columns in the Sun.