Canadian Shorts: Beyond

Saturday, March 2Baby Grand7:00 pm order tickets Sunday, March 3Baby Grand1:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description The Canadian Shorts: BEYOND program continues its mission to celebrate recent films that go above and beyond the conventions regardless of their genres and topics. We appreciate filmmakers whose works demonstrate […]

Youth Shorts

Saturday, March 2Baby Grand10:00 am order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Youth Shorts is a platform for young filmmakers to showcase their talent, with films created on limited budgets and sparse equipment used ingeniously and innovatively. These films redefine their genres, explore novel ideas, and bend the rules of […]

Kim Ondaatje

Friday, March 1Baby Grand7:00 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Kim Ondaatje is a Canadian artist, filmmaker, cultural figure, and environmental advocate. Her legacy in the Canadian art world has been recognized in exhibitions at the AGO and Agnes, but her life and career have deep roots […]

Canadian Shorts: Northern Refractions

Friday, March 1Baby Grand1:00 pm order tickets Saturday, March 2Baby Grand9:30 pm order tickets Seeing 6 or more films? Consider purchasing a FILM PASS. Description Programming Canadian shorts is the definition of a ‘good problem’. Every year we are flooded and overwhelmed by such exceptional work and, unfortunately, have to carve those films into a (somewhat) […]

Local Shorts: The Local Motion

Sunday, March 3Baby Grand10:00 am order tickets Description For the past 24 years, the Kingston Canadian Film Festival has featured standalone programs for local filmmakers, highlighting the various communities and individuals from our community. The local shorts program, THE LOCAL MOTION, continues to acknowledge, celebrate, and highlight our talented locals in motion. Films UndyingDirector: Alain […]

Local Shorts: Let’s Get Local

Friday, March 1Baby Grand9:30 pm  SOLD OUT Description LET’S GET LOCAL embraces filmmakers who all share a deep, personal connection to our beautiful city. Several of the films feature local crew and creatives (actors, musicians and artists) and many films are shot in Kingston or the surrounding area. In short, they are all seriously local.   […]

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 […]

18 MM Annual Showcase

Saturday, March 2Baby Grand1:00 pm  SOLD OUT Description It gives me tremendous pleasure to introduce the line-up of our unique 18 MM Program (2023-2024), which comprises the work of the program’s cohort who have now become our first group of alumni! The program presents nine short films made by nine Kingstonian filmmakers between 14- and […]