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Press release from CNW Group

"Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey" is available exclusively to Netflix members beginning May 14

Monday, May 14, 2012

"Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey" is available exclusively to Netflix members beginning May 1408:09 EDT Monday, May 14, 2012TORONTO, May 14, 2012 /CNW/ -WHAT:A hit at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, the award-winning documentary "Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey" is now available to Netflix streaming members in Canada.Following the story of Kevin Clash, the documentary takes a behind-the-scenes look at the creator of "Elmo," and his dream of one day working with his idol, master puppeteer Jim Henson. Narrated by Whoopi Goldberg and directed by award-winning filmmaker Constance Marks, the film takes viewers on an extraordinary journey about a young man who followed his dream and created one of the world's most iconic puppets.Netflix subscribers can instantly watch "Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey" anytime, anywhere through one of the more than 800 devices that stream from Netflix.WHEN:Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey is now available to instantly watch on Netflix.WHERE:Netflix.caMORE:With more than 25 million streaming members in the United States, Canada, Latin America, the United Kingdom and Ireland, Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is the world's leading internet subscription service for enjoying movies and TV programs. For about US$7.99 a month, Netflix members can instantly watch movies and TV programs streamed over the internet to PCs, Macs and TVs. Among the large and expanding base of devices streaming from Netflix are the Microsoft Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and Sony PS3 consoles; an array of Blu-ray disc players, internet-connected TVs, home theatre systems, digital video recorders and internet video players; Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, as well as Apple TV and Google TV. In all, more than 800 devices that stream from Netflix are available. For additional information, visit www.netflix.ca. Follow Netflix on Facebook and Twitter.(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/SF81638LOGO)SOURCE Netflix, Inc. For further information: Kiel Hume, Environics Communications, khume@environicspr.com http://www.netflix.com http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/SF81638LOGO PRN Photo Desk, photodesk@prnewswire.com