By Ivette Rodriguez, Local Shorts Programmer Welcome to KCFF and my suggested itinerary for a program that’ll give you a good dose of “local” at the Fest! It was an honor to view hundreds of submissions this year and I can say that Kingston is churning...

Our feature film lineup is unveiled and selling quickly!  As we scan the titles, so many have had success around the globe this past year - awards, accolades and critical acclaim, Canadian film is among the best in the world!  Here are a few titles...

The Kids in the Hall is a Canadian sketch comedy troupe formed in 1984, consisting of comedians Dave Foley, Kevin McDonald, Bruce McCulloch, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson. Their eponymous television show ran from 1989 to 1995 on CBC in Canada.  Catch some of the...

You're invited to the 2020 LAUNCH PARTY Sunday, February 2 at Tango Nuevo, 2-4 pm.   Join us at Tango Nuevo as we unveil the 2020 schedule including all of the films, special events, and confirmed guests.  We'll spill all the details and knowing us, we'll probably share a few behind-the-scenes stories,...

The Kingston Canadian Film Festival is excited to be an official partner on the 2020 Telefilm Canada Talent to Watch Program. Filmmakers who have exhibited short films at KCFF are invited to apply to compete for up to a $125,000 contribution towards creating their first-feature...

Kevin Mcdonald from The Kids in the Hall live at KCFF20 FRIDAY, MARCH 13 9:00 pm // Baby Grand TICKETS $25 in advance  ON SALE NOW! BUY TICKETS   Comedian, actor, writer Kevin McDonald founded The Kids in the Hall with friend Dave Foley after meeting at Toronto’s Second City… the rest is...

“The power of cinema is that it can start a dialogue.” – Deepa Mehta, 2015 In Conversation With Deepa Mehta SATURDAY, MARCH 14 12:30 pm // Baby Grand TICKETS $25 in advance  ON SALE NOW! BUY TICKETS One Canada’s most prolific filmmakers, Deepa Mehta is an Oscar-nominated, transnational filmmaker whose work is celebrated on an international...

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A huge, massive THANK YOU to everyone who attended the Festival this weekend!  We were delighted to get a chance to visit with so many of you and chat about movies all weekend long.  It's kind of sad that we have to wait an entire...