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OPENING DAY EVENT: SUNDAY FUN DAY!

10:00 AM - 2:30 PM 

$10 ticket entry fee 

Short films + workshops + VR demos! Come early and enjoy our all-you-can-eat breakfast of homemade pancakes. We’ll also have juice, and gallons of hot coffee for the grown-ups. Vegan and gluten-free options are available.

Recommended for ages 7+

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Mia and the White Lion

OPENING NIGHT GALA & FILM

A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a rare lion cub. This incredible project was developed and filmed in real time over five years as the cast and animals aged and formed real bonds with each other. 

 

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The Witch Hunters 

Regular Screening 

Jovan has cerebral palsy. His world is shaken up by the arrival of a new classmate, Milica. She believes her stepmother is a witch and has cast a spell on her father. Jovan and Milica set out to break the spell, offering Jovan a reality beyond anything he could have imagined.

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Colony 

Regular Screening 

Mylia finds herself attracted to Jimmy, a boy that her classmates see as a rogue outlier living on an Indigenous reserve. With Jimmy’s steadfast encouragement to move outside of her comfort zone, Mylia discovers personal truths that make her first year of high school one to remember. Preceded by: Bloeistratt 11

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Mia and the White Lion 

Regular Screening 

A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a rare lion cub. This incredible project was developed and filmed in real time over five years as the cast and animals aged and formed real bonds with each other.

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One Girl 

Regular Screening 

Documenting their daily experience, director Rosa Russo offers a glimpse into one ordinary day in the lives of four girls, living in different countries, all located along the same geographical meridian. Preceded by: A Field Guide to Being a 12-Year-Old Girl

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A First Farewell 

Regular Screening 

When Isa’s not at school or working on his parents‘ farm in Northwestern China, he spends carefree days with his friends. Then the outside world forces him to say one goodbye after another.  Captured in naturalistic documentary style, A First Farewell is a delicate coming of age portrait.

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11th Annual Youth Filmmakers Showcase 

Regular Screening

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Makuko 

Regular Screening 

Satoshi is embarrassed when a beautiful new girl, Kozue, takes notice of him. Bewildered by her otherworldliness, Satoshi gradually learns that Kozue might actually come from another world.

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Chuskit 

To chase a dream of going to school from her remote Himalayan village, a feisty paraplegic girl locks horns with her unyielding, tradition-bound grandfather. Chuskit brings a vigorous amount of passion and heart to a familiar, challenging, and all too common family situation.

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Strike 

Regular Screening 

Mungo the mole is expected to become a miner one day, but he dreams of becoming a star soccer player instead. With the help of a couple of hilarious friends, and a drive to be the best, Mungo puts his talents to work to save his town from the grips of a greedy mobster cat, known as ‘The Boss.’

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Pachamama: The Sacred Treasure 

CLOSING NIGHT FILM 

Regular screening prices apply. 

Headstrong Tepulpaï dreams of becoming a shaman. Pachamama’s particular style of animation and use of vibrant colours are drawn from the jungle and mountain forests of the Andean altiplano.

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TICKETS

Opening Night:
Adult: $15
Child, Youth & Senior: $12

Regular Screenings:
Adult: $11
Child, Youth & Senior: $9

Groups of 10+
$7 per person (regular screenings only)

Special Prices:
SUNDAY FUN DAY! 
$10 per person

Youth Media Conference:
$10 per student

Handling Charge:
$1.50 per ticket


GET PASSES

FAMILY PASS: $49
An unlimited pass for four is valid at all regular Festival screenings (excludes Opening Night)

SINGLE-PARENT PASS: $25
An unlimited pass for two is valid at all regular Festival screenings (excludes Opening Night)


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