The Harper family's love affair with cats continues.
Laureen Harper — the wife of Prime Minister Stephen Harper — has been chosen to co-present the first ever TIFF Bell Lightbox/Canadian Federation of Humane Societies cat-themed YouTube video festival.
That's right: a festival dedicated to YouTube videos all about cats.
Here's the announcement on the TIFF website.
The first-ever festival devoted to the best in cat-themed YouTube videos makes its Toronto debut at TIFF Bell Lightbox — with a red carpet and bona fide felines in attendance!
Host Magali Simard, Film Programmes Manager at TIFF Bell Lightbox, will be joined by Laureen Harper, a volunteer and cat foster-mom for Humane Societies across Canada.
The event takes place on April 17.
"We knew Laureen Harper is a cat activist so we contacted her and she graciously accepted to come to the event," Danyel McLachlan, communications coordinator for the Toronto International Film Festival, told Yahoo Canada News.
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