The exclusive gala, which raises funds for the Canucks
For Kids Fund in support of Canuck
Place Children's Hospice and Canucks
Autism Network, is a rare opportunity for guests to mingle with Canuck
players and coaching staff.
Hundreds of Canuck
thesps waving placards reading, "We need more Canada on Canadian TV" rallied outside Toronto's Hazelton Hotel on June 1, where Canwest-Global was touting its sked.
Partly, no doubt, this is because Canuck
is at times a bewildering writer, with a fondness for the repeated use of two-dollar words like "inexorable" and "Luddite," and opaque sentence constructions .
networks, and that's clearly good news for the Canuck
There were nine Canuck
features and 10 shorts at Sundance 2004, a haul that included Guy Maddin's wacky Depression--era satire The Saddest Music In The World and Bruce LaBruce's censor--baiting hard--core sex comedy, The Raspberry Reich.
During his two stints in Vancouver, Burke was a valued and active member of the community, including his serving on the board of directors for Canuck
We're really looking forward to playing in front of eighteen thousand crazy Canuck
TORONTO If this year's crop of Canuck
features world preeming at TIFF is any indication, domestic auds will soon enjoy one of the most eclectic arrays of homegrown pics to come along in recent years--that is, if they know about them and hustle to the local multiplex.
Earlier Quarter To Five had also led all the way when beating Cool Canuck
by half a length in 20.
Since then, Geoff Pevere and Greig Dymond have published their take on Canadian pop culture, Mondo Canuck
, which not only makes the case for Ghostbusters being Canadian, but also that Canada's contribution to North American popular culture has been enormous and generally unrecognized by an elite who prefers its culture more refined and homebred.
Matt devotes his time and energies to such charities as Canuck
Place, Children's Hospice, Children's Heart Network and United Way.
MONTREAL It's been arocky couple of years for Canuck
broadcaster CBC, but programming execs Kirstine Layfield and Fred Fuchs are leading its makeover.