Claude Jutra Award

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Jamie M. Dagg wins Claude Jutra Award

The prize recognizes an outstanding debut from a first-time filmmaker. (Pictured, L to R: River DP Adam Marsden, director/writer Dagg and star Rossif Sutherland.)

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Jeffrey St. Jules wins Claude Jutra Award

The prize, which recognizes an outstanding debut from a first-time filmmaker, will be presented to St. Jules during the Canadian Screen Awards broadcast on March 1.

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NFB launches 75th birthday celebration

The publicly funded filmmaker plans a year of public, festival and online screenings, and museum exhibitions. (Robert Lower’s Shameless Propaganda pictured.)

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Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais wins 2014 Claude Jutra Award

The director wins the award for Whitewash, which also won the best new narrative director prize at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival.

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Jason Buxton’s Blackbird to receive Claude Jutra Award

The first-time feature trophy, to be received at the Canadian Screen Awards, follows the Nova Scotia film earning trophies at festivals in Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax.

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Anne Emond’s Nuit #1 to receive Claude Jutra Award

The tribute from the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television continues the dominance of Canada’s film awards by Quebecois directors.