The best in non-fiction cinema from behind the Canadian lens. From sea to sea to sea, this section features ten bold and inspiring films in competition for a $5000 juried prize.

Films in this Section are also eligible for the Telus Audience Awards. 

Film Selections

BUY A TICKET BUNDLE 

These flexible packages are the best way to catch your most anticipated films and save a few bucks. If you're seeing more than one film, or want to share your experience with friends, a bundle is definitely the way to go!

BUY SINGLE TICKETS

Single tickets are just $13.50 for in cinema or streaming.

HOW DO I WATCH

Starting September 23 through October 3, films will be available to stream on-demand via CIFFcalgary.ca. You can watch on your phone, laptop, computer, or your TV with your AppleTV, Roku, or Chromecast Device.  Learn about technical requirements for at-home cinema or test your device.