AWARDS INTELLIGENCER: Here Come the Canadian Screen Awards – Thelma Adams reports

The 12th Annual Canadian Screen Awards are announced at a televised Awards Ceremony gala broadcast on the CBC, as the culmination of Canadian Screen Week, which began on May 28th. The kudos have been largely ignored by an American awards press that is already reading the tea leaves of 2025 following the announcement of the prestigious Palme D’Or awarded to American Sean Baker’s Anora at the Cannes Film Festival. It seems like a bit of an oversight, eh? To put this in context, the Toronto International Film Festival, held yearly in September, has become a launch point for the awards season, and a major stop for movies seeking Oscar buzz. How do the Canadian Screen Awards fit into the picture?

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