17th Genie Awards
|17th Genie Awards|
|Date||November 27, 1996|
|Hosted by||Rebecca Jenkins, Mark Farrell|
The 17th Genie Awards were held on November 27, 1996, to honour films released in late 1995 and 1996. They were the second Genie Award ceremony held in that year; the 16th Genie Awards were delayed from the fall of 1995 and took place in January 1996 instead.
Nominees and winners
|Actor in a leading role||Actress in a leading role|
|Actor in a supporting role||Actress in a supporting role|
|Original Screenplay||Adapted Screenplay|
|Best Feature Length Documentary||Best Short Documentary|
|Art Direction/Production Design||Cinematography|
|Overall Sound||Sound Editing|
|Achievement in Music: Original Score||Achievement in Music: Original Song|
|Best Short Film||Special Awards|
- Armstrong, Mary Ellen (2 December 1996). "Crash, Lilies top Genies". Playback. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
- Playback Staff (4 November 1996). "Special Report: The 1996 Genie Awards: Lilies extends men's emotional range". Playback. Retrieved 24 March 2017.