Canada Director Atom Egoyan

Production: Ego Film Arts and Miramax Films; color, 35 mm, Spherical; running time: 104 minutes; length: 2953 meters. Filmed in Toronto, Ontario; cost: $5 million (Canadian).

Producers: Atom Egoyan, Camilia Frieberg, Robert Lantos, David J. Webb (associate); screenplay: Atom Egoyan; cinematographer: Paul Sarossy; music: Mychael Danna, Leonard Cohen; editor: Susan Shipton; production design: Linda Del Rosario, Richard Paris; art direction: Linda Del Rosario, Richard Paris; costume design: Linda Muir.

Cast: Mia Kirshner (Christina); Elias Koteas (Eric); Bruce Greenwood (Francis Brown); Don McKellar (Thomas Pinto); Victor Garber (Harold); Arsinee Khanjian (Zoe); Sarah Polley (Tracey); Calvin Green (Customs Officer); David Hemblen (Inspector); Peter Krantz (Man in Taxi); Damon D'Oliveira (Man at Opera); Jack Blum (Scalper); Billy Merasty (Man at Opera); Ken McDougall (Doorman).

Awards: Genie Awards for Best Art Direction/Set Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Director, Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor (McKellar), and Best Score, 1994; FIPRESCI Award, Cannes Film Festival, 1994; Best Canadian Feature Film, Toronto International Film Festival, 1994.

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