"Well attended, well organized and extremely well programmed, this world class festival deserves to be celebrated by filmmakers and audiences. Thank you, EIFF, for caring so much about indie film and the scrappy individuals who make it happen." Tara Hughes (Producer), Goodness in Rwanda.
Play with us. Volunteer!
THANK-YOU to the 100+ volunteers who donate more than 2,000 hours taking each year. Putting smiles on our audience and filmmaker faces, taking on duties as diverse as screening film submissions, fundraising, handling box office, hospitality, ambassadors, street teams, Casino volunteers... the list goes on! Our official Volunteer Application is now ONLINE -- Click HERE to download. Please return the completed form by SEPTEMBER 5.. In the meantime, if you do have questions or ideas, feel free to send us a note at volunteer email.
Films for Students (EIFF U) Registration is OPEN!
Teachers are the APPLE of our eyes and we're now accepting registration for this year's Jr. and Sr. High School film screenings taking place daily during EIFF from September 29 to October 3. This is your opportunity to expose students to films on a variety of topics -- environment, tolerance, sports, music, the list goes on -- and each screening includes LUNCH, thanks to our amazing sponsors, SUBWAY® Restaurants! Register by JUNE 30 for a chance to WIN FREE admission for up to 30 students. Regular registration deadline is September 22. EIFF U organizers will confirm film titles early September. Read MORE. Or REGISTER now!
Make A Movie in just 24 hours! 24/One Registration is OPEN.
In its' 10th year, 24/ONE is the ultimate love-it-or-hate-it-but-I-got-me-a-coupla-t-shirts event that challenges you to commit to that often talked about conversation you've had SO many times with your pals. And that is... WE SHOULD MAKE A MOVIE! This is the year to change SHOULD into WILL. Read More...
2015 CALL FOR ENTRIES opens December 15!
Thank YOU filmmakers for allowing us the privilege to consider programming your 'cinematic baby'. ALBERTA HIGH SCHOOL filmmakers have until JUNE 15 to submit. All other submission categories are CLOSED. Filmmakers will be notified of selection status on or before JULY 7. Submission Categories. Read more...
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The Edmonton International Film Festival... international, independent and eye-opening. Our line-up showcases 60+ dramatic/documentary features, 110+ short films, a 24-hour filmmaking challenge, invited guests, parties, music, laughter and maybe an introduction to your future husband/wife. Call us old skool but we believe in the power of a shared, communal movie experience.