JuLY 3, 2020

As Phase 2 reopening gets underway, we thank you for doing your part! Through much sacrifice, caution, and compassion for our community's most vulnerable, we have continued to slow the spread of COVID-19 and are optimistic about the future. As cinemas reopen across the province, we are delighted to share an update.

Hear from Executive Director, Steve Schroeder and Artistic Director, Brian Owens on what CIFF has been up to and what you can expect for the fall festival. Stay safe, stay healthy! 



There’s a lot you can do to support the organization and enjoy our continuing film programming as we plan for our 21st anniversary festival including:

We continue to monitor the situation and will provide video updates like this one every few weeks. If you have any questions or comments, don't hesitate to send us a message at info@ciffcalgary.ca.


As recommended by Alberta Health Services, if you have symptoms such as fever, cough and difficulty breathing, stay home and call Health Link 811. If you are not seriously ill, do not go to a physician’s office, a health care facility or a lab without consulting with Health Link 811 first. Call 911 if you are seriously ill and need immediate medical attention and inform them that you may have COVID-19. You can find more information about the current situation in the province at Alberta.ca.