Special Events



Cogeco/TD Opening Night 
RECEPTION  |  Thur Feb 25
Kick-off KCFF'16 in style with a mix of filmmakers, cast, crew, staff, sponsors, volunteers, and lots of faces you’ll see throughout the festival.  Read more

KCFF: Interactive
EXHIBITION  |  Thurs 25-Saturday 27
This year, we are introducing festival audiences to explore the work of six independent media developers who have imagined new worlds to discover.  Read more

An Evening with Scott Thompson
COMEDY  |  Fri Feb 26
KCFF is thrilled to announce a very special guest appearance by Kids in the Hall legend, Scott Thompson!  Featuring stories, conversation, and of course, comedy!  Read more

Les Breastfeeders
MUSIC  |  Fri Feb 26
Live at the Mansion, this Montreal-based francophone band has toured internationally, playing major music and film festivals.  Read more

Saturday Mix + Mingle
RECEPTION  |  Sat Feb 27
Take a break from your movie-watching schedule to mingle with visiting industry guests, sponsors, staff, and other festival patrons.  Read more

K. Trevor Wilson
COMEDY  |  Sat Feb 27
Comedian, actor and “man mountain of comedy” will perform at The Toucan.  He has appeared at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Montreal’s Just For Laughs Festival, and Toronto’s JFL 42.  Read more

Closing Night Awards
RECEPTION  |  Sun Feb 28
Come celebrate the best of KCFF’16!  We'll announce our Eye on Canada People’s Choice Award, the Steam Whistle Homebrew Award,  the Youth Shorts Award, and Make a Pitch contest winners.  Read more