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Toronto -- Quebec director Kim Nguyen's Congo child-soldier drama War Witch swept the inaugural Canadian Screen Awards on Sunday night. The Oscar contender, which came into the Canadian film and TV awards with a field-leading 12 nominations, took top prizes for best film, director, best actress for Rachel Mwanza and best supporting actor for Serge Kayinda. The Canadian Screen Awards, which aired on the CBC network, were hosted by Martin Short, who kept the show lively with jokes like this: "I flew in on Air Canada, or as Ben Affleck calls it, American Airlines. (That, of course, refers to

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