There is something for everyone when you join us at the Edmonton Short Film Festival! In addition to the main festival weekend on October 19-20, filmmakers – and soon to be filmmakers – can find great information and networking at our free/affordable workshops and by following our blog. To be among the first to know about these events, subscribe to our newsletter through the Constant Contact Form on the side of this page.
The Edmonton Short Film Festival will be held in the beautiful, historic Garneau Theatre (8712 109 Street, Edmonton). Come and experience the best of Alberta Independent Short Film at the 2019 Edmonton Short Film Festival Red Carpet Gala on October 19. ARRIVE EARLY to experience 360° films using high-tech virtual reality headsets. Doors open at 5 PM; main screenings begin 7 PM.
Hang out with us at the Red Carpet Gala including paparazzi, complimentary hors d’ouevres, live music, silent auction (cash or cheque) and a cash bar featuring craft beer and a selection of wines.
For the THE LONG SHORTS PROGRAM we invite filmmakers from Alberta and around the world to send us their work and screen longer-format short films (up to 60 minutes). These films will be shown on Sunday afternoon, October 20;
The Sunday program in 2019 featured a Conversation with Adam Scorgie, an award-winning documentary filmmaker from Alberta [credits include Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019), Making Coco: The Grant Fuhr Story (2018) and Ice Guardians (2016)].