Video contest for students studying or living in the D'Arcy-McGee riding

D'Arcy-McGee MNA David Birnbaum is organizing a riding-wide student video competition to commemorate and celebrate our country’s milestone birthday.

Entitled, “Canada at 150: My story, your story”, the contest will call on students who live or study in the riding to produce a maximum two-minute video project involving an interview with a grandparent, neighbour or relative about their thoughts on coming to or living in Canada, and/or the students’ own reflections on the occasion of Canada’s 150th .

Two iPad mini prizes will be handed out for winning videos, one to an elementary school student and one to a secondary school student. The winners will be announced and their videos presented at the City of Côte Saint-Luc’s Canada Day celebrations on July 1.

The deadline for the video entries is Friday, June 2, 2017 at 4pm. Entries should be submitted to

The three-member jury to choose the winners includes CTV Montreal News Anchor Mutsumi Takahashi, former Canadian Justice Minister and Mount Royal MP Irwin Cotler and Citizenship Judge Barbara Seal.

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