Shorts Packages

ALBERTA SPIRIT: ALBERTA MADE SHORTS

Year 2018-2019
Runtime 100 mins
Language English and others
Sep 22
6:30 PM Globe Cinema - Down
Sep 29
4:15 PM Eau Claire 5
The Alberta Shorts Package films are chosen based on their commitment and support of the local filmmaking industry - whether the film’s been shot in the province, has a lead cast member, writer, director, or producer from Alberta. These films represent the emerging Alberta voices and breadth of Alberta experiences and communities.

Countries

Canada Denmark

MARY MACKAGONNE

Creator Sean Smith honours the memory of his great-great-great-great-great grandmother, Mary Mackagonne, a Swampy Cree woman who goes entirely uncredited in Canadian history....

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AETERNITAS

Lead scientist Lauren Wynne has discovered the secrets to human time travel. Now, as the first test pilot preps for launch, she must...

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LAKE

Shot on 16mm, LAKE riffs off classic French vérité cinema to share a contemporary portrait of Métis women net fishing in Northern Alberta....

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A WALK DOWN TO WATER

This short film by 2016 Alberta Spirit Alumni Levi Holwell follows an employee working at a rural motel after he discovers that a...

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ZOMBIES AND INDIANS

Presented through the Indigenous lens; a world destroyed by a zombie apocalypse where two men, Kirt (Derek Miller) and Will (Howie Miller), stand...

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DOCKING

CIFF veteran Trevor Anderson, who first screened at CIFF in 2005 and won the Alberta Spirit award in 2012 for THE MAN WHO...

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JUST ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL FAMILY

Just an ordinary suburban family- except that Dad's transgender, Mom's queer, and there are five kids in this minivan. This is one family’s...

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ALL SAINTS

Making her short film debut at CIFF is Colombian-Canadian filmmaker Ingrid Vargas. Strung together by the Catholic Church, a confession booth, and the...

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