- The Globe and Mail
Media Headquarters partners with acclaimed writer John Krizanc to create the controversial and uncompromising two-part miniseries The Summit. As massive preparations for the G8 Summit are underway, Canadian Prime Minister and Summit host Adderly (Bruce Greenwood) and U.S. President Aimes (Christopher Plummer) must race against time to prevent an outbreak that will threaten the future of the western world. The all-star cast also includes James Purefoy, Wendy Crewson, Rachelle Lefevre, Mia Maestro, Stephen McHattie, and Lisa Ray.
Broadcast on CBC, Global Television and ION. Distributed Worldwide by Power.
Winner, Gemini Award, Best Dramatic Mini-Series
Winner, Gemini Award, Best Achievement in Casting (John Buchan CSA & Jason Knight)
Winner, Gemini Award, Best Original Music Score for a Dramatic Program, Mini-Series or TV Movie (Tom Third)
Winner, 2 DGC Awards including Best Television Movie/Mini-Series
Winner, WGC Award, Best MOW & Mini-Series (John Krizanc)
Winner, 2 Seoul International Drama Awards including Top Excellence
Length: 120 minutes
# of Episodes: 2
Available on DVD: N/A