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Birks Diamond Tribute to honour Tracey Deer, Sandra Oh

For the first year, the Birks Diamond Tribute, which celebrates Canadian women in film, will also honour writers. Room‘s Emma Donoghue is among the nominees.

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Emma Donoghue donates $20K to imagineNATIVE

The Room author and screenwriter won the $20,000 as part of the Golden Box Office Award and promptly donated it to imagineNATIVE.

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Emma Donoghue wins Golden Box Office Award

The award recognizes the Canadian director or screenwriter behind the year’s highest-grossing Canadian film at the domestic box office. (Room pictured.)

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Room wins VFCC best Canadian film prize

The Canadian/Irish copro won four prizes, with Sleeping Giant and Haida Gwaii: On the Edge of the World also picking up awards.

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Room, Brooklyn land Golden Globe noms

Ireland/Canada copro Room (pictured) received three nominations, while Ireland/UK/Canada copro Brooklyn got one.