Canada International Film Festival

Canada International Film Festival

Type: Regular shortfilm festival
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Start Month: April


Come celebrate and share your passion for independent film. The Canada International Film Festival has firmly established itself among the top film festivals in Canada. Held each year in the beautiful and cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, British Columbia, the festival brings the very best of world cinema to Canada from over 90 countries around the world.

Submission Requirements:

Submissions: DVD or VHS (NTSC). Screening format: 35mm, DigiBeta, Beta SP, DVCam, DVD

Submission Deadline: November



Awards / Prizes:

Grand Jury Award/Best Feature; Audience Award; Best Documentary; Best Director; Best Foreign Feature; Best Foreign Short; Best Student Film; Best Experimental Film; Best Animated Film; Best Environmental Film; Best Music Video; Best Family Film; Best Humanities Film

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