Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and her film-producer husband were among the VIPs who saw the movie Maudie win big, taking home seven awards.
Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, left, was spotted with NDP culture and heritage critic Pierre Nantel, and Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly at the Canadian Screen Awards hosted in Toronto on March 11. The Hill Times photograph by Shruti Shekar
TORONTO—Eight Members of Parliament and ministers donned their best tuxedo or gown on March 11 to walk the red carpet at the Canadian Screen Awards.
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It’s still unclear how much the support will ultimately cost, and how many businesses and organizations will apply and receive such assistance, though Prime Minister Trudeau acknowledged that the 'costs keep climbing.'
Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault said he has spoken with representatives from media groups and trade unions representing journalists, and the government is doing 'everything we can to help them make it through this cr