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Calling Port McNeill: Make a 4 second video "What does Canada mean to me or what do I want Cana

Port McNeill, B.C. June 14th, 2020 - Deborah Murray, super-Canadian and mother of superstar Canadian vocalist Clifton Murray has sent a call-out to all residents of Port McNeill and the North Island to participate in a coast-to-coast Canadian Challenge for Canada Day. The Canadian Tenors and Corus Media are doing a Canadian montage to "Oh Canada" that honours diversity, and the dreams, history and vision people have for the Nation of Canada. Your 3-5 second video can reach a national audience and represent our region in this inclusive video. Read below for more details:

From the source: Corus and the Canadian Tenors

This Canada Day - July 1st 2020 - THE TENORS will release their celebrated version of ‘O CANADA’ in support of Musicounts, Canada's leading music education charity that benefits children and youth in communities across the nation. In partnership with CORUS ENTERTAINMENT this project will be featured in multiple online and conventional TV properties across the country, reaching a wide national audience. We would love you to be a part of this collection of video images (and/or pictures) with your sign to celebrate what Canada means to you or what you want Canada to stand for in the future.

Call to action : This new recording with stunning vocals is layered with a powerful orchestral arrangement by award-winning composer Bill Ross. The music will become the soundtrack to a masterfully conceptualized video featuring passionate Canadians in outdoor settings and/or at famous landmarks. It will be full of leaders and local community hero’s, iconic personalities and everyday Canadians from diverse communities from coast to coast to coast. We are reaching out to our friends and collogues from across the country and asking a small favour to take a moment and share your message - A quick 3 second video is all we need from an outdoor location or your favorite landmark.

Film yourself holding up a sign that answers the question in a word or two or a short phrase. "What does Canada mean to me or what do I want Canada to stand for in the future?" Examples:

Compassion, Open to change, Togetherness, Friendship , Kindness, Equality, Acceptance, Community, A Home for all, A safe place, A place for conversation Filming requirements:

- Film horizontally

- Hold up your sign

- smile

- only needs to be 3 -5 seconds

Cinematic filming options:

-Film during magic hour (sunrise or sunset, beautiful for lighting)

-Use your slow motion option on your Phone V


Video Director Jason Johnston will help make this an extraordinary video

Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world.

Engaging audiences since 1999, the company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass:

35 specialty television services,

39 radio stations,

15 conventional television stations,

a suite of digital assets,

animation software,

technology and media services.

Corus is an established creator of globally distributed content through Nelvana animation studio, Corus Studios, and children’s book publishing house Kids Can Press. The company also owns innovative full-service social digital agency so.da, and lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada. Corus’ roster of premium brands includesGlobal Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, Adult Swim, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV, Global News,, Q107, Country 105, and CFOX.

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