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Persons with Disabilities

Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement – “Open Your Mind” *
The PSA, entitled “Open Your Mind” is directed at influencing a positive shift in public attitudes about persons with disabilities. The PSA is to be aired over the course of 2007 and will feature four individuals from the disability community from various occupational backgrounds. The PSA is aimed at demonstrating and encouraging the employability of persons with disabilities in a variety of fields. Produced in high definition, the PSA will be available immediately to television stations across the country in both English and French.

The CAB recognizes CHUM Limited’s contribution to the production of the PSA “Open Your Mind”.


Ivo Solan – Director / Editor (CHUM)

Dara Fleischer –  Producer (CHUM)
Samy Inayeh – Director of Photography

Dave Johnson – Creative Director / Writer (CHUM)
Daniel Brainin – Executive Producer (CHUM)

Adam Remisch – Studio Lighting (CHUM)
Karen McLachlan – Make-up artist (CHUM)

Marc Juliar  – Production Manager
Alex Walti – Assistant Director
Lainey Knox – 1st Camera Assistant
Joe Pauls – Gaffer
Caley Wilson – Grip
Tyson Erb – 2nd Gaffer
Andrew Sims – 2nd Grip
Billy Lau – Production Assistant
Ian Dupont – Production Assistant
Julie McIntyre – Talent Assistant (CHUM)
Calla Dewdney – Talent Assistant (CHUM)

* To download the free Quicktime player click here.


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