Hilary Knight, Marie-Philip Poulin and Liz Knox headline Dream Gap Watch Party with Puck Talks

A world-class lineup of hockey stars and industry professionals assembled at the Paradise Theatre on January 11 for a screening of The Dream Gap. The group included Olympic gold medallists Hilary Knight and Marie-Philip Poulin plus CWHL goaltender Liz Knox.

The event was hosted by Ailish Forfar, the producer of The Dream Gap, a documentary about the current state of women’s hockey. It focuses on the #forthegame movement as well as the goals and progress of the Professional Women’s Hockey Association (PWHA).

From left to right: Ailish Forfar, Liz Knox, Marie-Philip Poulin and Hilary Knight (Mathew Tsang / Homestand Sports)

The panel event featured a players panel and Q & A with Knox, Knight and Poulin as well as an industry panel featuring Dr. Courtney Szto, Katrina Galas, MBA and Dr. Donna Gall.

Before the first panel, a PWHA showcase game between Team Spooner and Coyne. The documentary itself was screened in between the industry and player’s panel.

(Mathew Tsang – Homestand Sports)

You can listen to full audio from the event including the player’s panel and industry panel by clicking the links.

FILM CREDITS:

  • Ailish Forfar – Producer
  • Camryn Kern – Director and Editor
  • Will Jurczynski – Director of Photography
  • Max Lewis – Production Manager
  • Sarah Owen – Event Management and Marketing
  • Laura Ball – Event Management and Marketing
Mitchell Tierney
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