25 Years 25 Minutes Pitch Competition

Saturday, March 2Broom Factory 11:00 am  Free! Order free tickets Shortlisted from a number of applicants, these filmmaking teams with connections to Kingston have been selected to pitch their short film projects live in front of an audience and industry panel. The stakes: $25,000 toward their project and a premiere at the 25th anniversary edition of […]

Mix and Mingle

Saturday, March 2 Mayla 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Mayla Concept (Bar Mayla and Le Jardin) provides the perfect backdrop for mixing and mingling with visiting filmmakers and Festival friends over some tasty fare. This event is open to Festival Pass holders and invited guests (pending capacity) and includes complimentary drinks and snacks.

Industry Day

Friday, March 1 Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning – 370 King St The Isabel Centre for the Performing Arts – 390 King St W 12:30-5:30 pm Free! KCFF and Queen’s Film & Media present the inaugural INDUSTRY DAY on Friday afternoon March 1 at the Isabel Bader Centre.  Ideal for students, emerging filmmakers and […]

Awards Show

Sunday, March 3Broom Factory 6:00 pm Free!    order free tickets Celebrating the Best of the Fest, we’ll reveal all of the award winners for this year including juried prizes, the winner of the 25 Years 25 Minutes Pitch Competition and the popular People’s Choice Award. This event is open to everyone (pending capacity) with a […]

Still Alive in Kingston: Script Table Read

Sunday, March 3 Broom Factory  2:00 pm Free! order free tickets Followers of the local music and movie scenes might remember Jay Middaugh’s LIVE IN KINGSTON, which premiered at KCFF17. The creators are back with an exclusive live script-reading of the upcoming feature film comedy STILL ALIVE IN KINGSTON. In a role loosely based on […]

Bruce McCulloch

Tales of Bravery and Stupidity Thursday, February 29Broom Factory Doors 7:30 pm / Show 8:00 pm Tickets $40 plus fees sold out We’re wildly excited to announce that we’re bringing another Kid in the Hall to the Broom! Actor/writer/director Bruce McCulloch will be joining the lineup of KCFF24 with his one-man show TALES OF BRAVERY AND […]

The Sadies

Saturday, March 2Broom Factory Doors 7 pm / Screening + show 7:30 pm  order tickets KCFF and Flying V Productions are excited to announce that The Sadies will be coming to the Broom on Saturday, March 2! The Sadies have long been known for their brilliant live shows, but after the tragic death of singer-guitarist Dallas […]

Georgia Harmer + Piner

Friday, March 1Broom Factory Doors 7:30 pm / Show 8:00 pm  Tickets $20 plus fees. order tickets With a wisdom and poise that belies her youthful age, Harmer has penned an emotionally resonant collection of songs that articulate the ways in which even the most fleeting experiences can forge bonds between strangers, create families out of […]

Slaight Music Video Showcase

Saturday, March 2Kingston Grand Theatre / Regina Rosen Auditorium8 pm  order tickets Description The Slaight Music Video Showcase is back! KCFF and Tourism Kingston first launched this project in 2020 with the goal of connecting the local film and music scenes through the creation and exhibition of new music videos. With hundreds of applicants and […]

Opening Night Gala

THE QUEEN OF MY DREAMS Wednesday, February 28The Isabel6:30 pm Includes the post-show reception in the Isabel lobby. order tickets Description The Opening Night selection for this year’s KCFF, this debut feature by Fawzia Mirza is a continually surprising, moving and exuberant story about the complicated bonds between parents and children. In this case, it’s […]

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

+ guest Mat Ball Wednesday, February 28Kingston Grand TheatreDoors 7:30 pm / Show 8:00 pm  Tickets $45 plus fees. buy tickets With ambient soundscapes, chaotic crescendos, and mainly instrumental songs, GY!BE are perhaps best known for their song ‘East Hastings’ which was the main song used in the 2002 film 28 Days Later. Through extensive touring, […]