Give it Up for Calgary's Film Community
CIFF is part of a wonderful community of non-profits dedicated to supporting emerging filmmakers, championing independent cinema and bringing diverse storytelling to Calgary. Give them a follow, consider supporting them with a donation, and keep your eye out for their next events! Here are just a few of Calgary's coolest film-loving orgs...
CSIF: Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers:
Fuelling filmmakers, supporting storytellers, and connecting the cinematic community. Look out for The Artifact Small Format Film Festival, Calgary’s only celluloid-based film festival.Calgary Cinematheque:
A non-profit film society dedicated to presenting significant, challenging, and essential works of cinema art connected by themes, topics, movements, or filmmakers.Calgary Underground Film Festival:
Western Canada’s premiere genre festival. Look out for new dates for their postponed 17th annual festival soon.Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival:
Enjoy LGBTQIA2S+ stories at their virtual festival taking place later this month: May 14 - 24, 2020.Quickdraw Animation Society:
Calgary’s home for independent animation providing educational programming and screening events including their annual festival, GIRAF.EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society:
An artist-run organization that supports both the production and presentation of media arts.Calgary European Film Festival:
Organized by the European Cultural Society of Calgary (ECSC), the festival showcases film from 20+ European countries.