We're excited to welcome ATOM EGOYAN, one of the most celebrated contemporary filmmakers on the international scene, to KCFF20! His body of work – which includes theatre, music, and art installations – delves into issues of memory, displacement, and the impact of technology and media...

2020 Canadian Screen Awards Nominees Earlier this week, the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television announced their nominees for the 2020 Canadian Screen Awards that will be presented later in March. No surprise, our 2020 line-up includes nominees from both TV and film including all of...

VIP exclusive for guests staying at Delta Hotels Kingston Waterfront   As KCFF’s official hotel partner, guests staying with Delta Hotels Kingston Waterfront will have access to an exclusive meet and greet with film writer and broadcaster, Thom Ernst, Saturday, March 14, 4:30 pm at the Delta.   Thom...

Hey parents!  Not sure what to do on March Break?  The Kingston Canadian Film Fest has you covered! Family Day Bonus: get 25% off tickets to any of the events listed below only on Monday, February 17. Use the promo code 'FAMILYDAY' when you purchase tickets...

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...