From a media release:
HBO Canada marksÂ Canadian Screen WeekÂ withÂ WOMEN WHO ACT WITH PATRICIA ROZEMA, a new documentary that celebrates Canadian film and television talent. Written and directed by Barry Avrich (The Last Mogul), the special is hosted by celebrated Canadian filmmakerÂ Patricia Rozema (Mansfield Park)Â as she sits down with fourÂ iconic Canadian film and television actresses to talk candidly about their craft. The 72-minute special premieresÂ Saturday,Â Feb. 28Â atÂ 9 p.m. ET/MTÂ on HBO Canada, just one day before the 2015 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS broadcast.
The documentary features intimate interviews withÂ EmmyÂ®-winner, Canadian Screen Award-nominee and 2015 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS hostÂ Andrea MartinÂ (My Big Fat Greek Wedding);Â Golden GlobeÂ®Â andÂ Academy AwardÂ®Â nomineeÂ Ellen Page (Juno); Criticsâ€™ Choice Award and Canadian Screen Award-winner andÂ Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-nomineeÂ Tatiana Maslany (ORPHAN BLACK);Â andÂ Golden Globe-winner and Emmy-nomineeÂ Sandra OhÂ (GREYâ€™S ANATOMY).
As part of Canadian Screen Week, onÂ Friday, Feb. 27Â The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, together with The Movie Network and Movie Central, presents the world premiereÂ screening ofÂ WOMEN WHO ACT WITH PATRICIA ROZEMAÂ at TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto.Â Host Patricia Rozema and director Barry Avrich will introduce the film.
WOMEN WHO ACT WITH PATRICIA ROZEMAÂ is an original production from The Movie Network and Movie Central, produced in association with the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.