Canadian Picture Pioneers 2022 Gala Awards Dinner

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Canadian Picture Pioneers 2022 Gala Awards Dinner

Canada's motion picture, television, print, digital, and broadcasting industries come together to honour this year's recipients.

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Pan Pacific Hotel Toronto 900 York Mills Road Toronto, ON M3B 3H2 Canada

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About this event

The Annual Canadian Picture Pioneers Awards Dinner charity event has been held each year since 1950 honouring those who have distinguished themselves in the industry and community. This gala event also serves as a fundraiser to support the benevolent activities of the Picture Pioneers across Canada. Executives and employees from all the major exhibitors and distributors attend each year.

Event tickets only $175 (plus processing fees). Tickets will not be available at the door. For retiree pricing please contact the CPP office at

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Deadline to order Tickets: October 27th

About the Canadian Picture Pioneers

The Canadian Picture Pioneers is a unique charitable organization that is dedicated to the support and well-being of members of the motion picture industry.  The CPP has been providing financial assistance and educational support to its members since being founded in Canada in 1940.  The CPP Student Assistance Awards and General Assistance Programs are entirely funded through the generosity of its members and industry partners.


2022 Pioneer of the Year

John Freeborn – Executive Director, Canadian Picture Pioneers

2022 Sliver Spotlight Awards

Michael Brooker – Senior Vice President and General Manager, Sony Pictures Releasing Canada

Kevin Eagle – Founder and Past President of Cinematronix

Sandy Power – Senior Vice President of Marketing and Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures Canada

Daniel Séguin – Senior Vice President, National Operations - Exhibition & LBE, Cineplex Entertainment