1. The Series
What is STANDING ON GUARD?
STANDING ON GUARD is a series of six films packaged together in a 2-DVD set which filmmaker Jon Ted Wynne created to tell the story of the following Manitoba regiments and their important contribution to Canada’s culture and heritage. The six featured regiments are:
The Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
The Royal Winnipeg Rifles
The Fort Garry Horse
2nd Bn Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry
The Winnipeg Grenadiers
38 Service Battalion
The discs also feature introductions by Honorary Colonels HRH Prince Philip and HRH Prince Charles.
2. The Goal
To raise sufficient funds through Charitable Corporate and Individual Donations to ensure that each high school, public library and selected museums throughout Manitoba receive a copy of the STANDING ON GUARD films. Through viewing these films students and members of the public will become aware of Manitoba’s rich military history and heritage. The films stand as permanent documentation of each featured regiment for future generations.
3. The Target
For the purposes of this aspect of distribution, there are, in Manitoba:
375 high schools
121 public libraries
65 selected museums
for a total of 561 institutions
4. The Cost
The cost for an all-inclusive user’s licence for each institution is $100. This is distinct from individual DVD sales which licence for home viewing only.
561 institutions x $100 – $ 56,100
Postage and mailing – $ 2,500
Total Cost – $ 58,600
5. Charitable Donations
The King’s Players, Inc. is a charitable organization, CRA #: 893812982RR0001
Please make cheques payable to The King’s Players
693 Ebby Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3M 2G9
For more information, contact The King’s Players and filmmaker Jon Ted Wynne at:
The Standing on Guard series is copyrighted by The King’s Players, Inc. 2013.
Would you like to see STANDING ON GUARD in Manitoba schools, libraries and museums?
Donations can still be made!