The Hilson Award

For outstanding contribution to the development of the motion picture industry in Canada

   
2018 Mylène Girard & Charles Vallières, co-founders
SHAPE
2017 Hendrik Van der Kolk
Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
2016 Jeff Flowers
Panavision Canada
2015 Technicolor
Accepted by Louis Major
2014 Cyril Drabinsky
Deluxe
2013 Graham Ferguson
IMAX
2012 Denny Clairmont
Clairmont Camera
2011 Rob Sim
The Sim Group
2010 Evertz Microsystems Ltd
Accepted by Alan Lambshead
2009 Frieder Hochheim
KinoFlo
2008 Roger Racine csc
2007 Helmut Kramer
Panavision Toronto
2006 Ralph C. Ellis
2005 Stan Ford
Film House, Deluxe
2004 Michael Spence
Telefilm
2003 Ivan Putora
2002 Wescam
2001 Ed Higginson csc
2000 Doug Dales
PS Prwoduction Services
1999 Maria Topalovich
Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television
1998 Joe & Austin Grimaldi
Pathe Sound
1997 Don Hall
Cinequip
1996 Colin Davis
Film House, Kodak
1995 Glen Ferrier
Panavision Toronto
1994 Bill White
William F. White Ltd
1993 Robert C. Crone csc
Film House
1992 Fin Quinn
Medallion Film Lab, Magnetic South Post
1991 Peter Edwards
Society of Television Lighting Directors, Rosco
1990 Gerd Kurz
Precision Camera
1989 Miklos Lente csc
1988 Patrick Spence-Thomas
1987 Fred Lemmin
1986 Neil Seale
1985 IMAX
1984 Edmond L. DeFay csc
1983 Janet G.M. Good
1982 Robert Rouveroy csc
1980 Wilson Markle
1979 Robert Bocking csc
1978 Norman C. Allin csc
1976 Robert Brooks csc
1974 Roy Tash csc
1973 Fritz Spiess csc

First Awarded 1973