TORONTO — A Toronto producer who worked on “The Shape of Water” says the film’s leading 13 Oscar nominations are a big win for Canada.
J. Miles Dale shares in the best picture nomination along with director Guillermo del Toro, who shot the merman romance in Toronto and Hamilton.
Dale says other than del Toro, the cinematographer and some of the actors, every person who worked on the film was Canadian.
He says he thinks it’s an “unprecedented” amount of recognition for this country by the Oscars academy.
“The Shape of Water” came just