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Calgary International Film Festival, BravoFACT to award Alberta filmmaking team $50,000

The Calgary International Film Festival wants to give an Alberta filmmaking team $50,000 to make a new short film.

The festival will be partnering with BravoFACT for a pitch competition, which will have five teams from Alberta pitching their short film on Oct. 350 more words


Wolf trainer Andrew Simpson to screen documentary as fundraiser for new film

Fans of wolves, documentaries about wolves, Game of Thrones or all three will be in for a treat on Monday when veteran animal trainer Andrew Simpson holds court at the Plaza Theatre to raise funds for his new film. 686 more words


Scene Wednesday: Calgary International Film Festival 2016

June 22 / 16

Good Morning everyone! Just one post so far…..I’ve been digging to post in the film department and I found one: Calgary International Film Festival… 193 more words


5 things to do this weekend in Calgary

Woohoo Classic Simpsons Trivia one-year anniversary at Dickens Pub (Saturday, Feb. 27)

How are your diorama skills? To celebrate one-year of advanced level Simpsons trivia, the local quizzers are holding a diorama-rama along with their usual mix of three Simpsons episodes (Lemon of Troy and both parts of Who Shot Mr. 360 more words


Canada's cinematic best comes to Calgary

Aussies call it “the cultural cringe,” a general feeling of inadequacy when it comes to appraising its own artistic output when compared to that of its motherland, Great Britain. 830 more words


Five films to see at the Canada's Top Ten Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival and the Calgary International Film Festival combine to show off the best of 2015 in Canadian cinema (with a 30-year-old classic mixed in). 277 more words


CIFF becomes Oscar-qualifying festival for short films

The Calgary International Film Festival could have a say in next year’s Oscars after winning approval from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to be a qualifying festival for the Best Animated and Live Action Short Film categories. 600 more words