CIFF 2016 Pitch Contest

Are you an aspiring filmmaker that's got the perfect idea for a short film? If so, then this year, we've got the perfect contest for you!

To promote Alberta talent, we are proud to announce that we are partnering with BravoFACT for the 2016 CIFF BravoFACT Pitch Competition. The winners will receive two 2017 Calgary International Film Festival passes, a screening at next year's festival, and - best of all - $50,000 in funding to make the short film a reality.

So how can you apply?

Join CIFF for Happy Hour: Aug. 31

Next month the Calgary International Film Festival is partnering with Downtown Calgary to host a Downtown Libations Event at State & Main, one of our favourite festival hangouts!

Win a trip to CIFF 2016


Have you always wanted to attend the Calgary International Film Festival but didn't plan far enough in advance? 
Know friends or family outside of Calgary that you want to introduce to the festival? 

We want you to join us for CIFF 2016! We're giving away two prize packages to out of town visitors that want to attend the fall festival between September 21 and October 2.