February 11, 2017
11 Feb 2017

2017 Gimli Film Festival Call for Submissions is Now Open!

Gimli Film Festival has opened the call for film submissions for 2017. GFF is now accepting feature length fiction and documentary films from Canada and around the world as well as Canadian short films.

Feature Film Submission Fee: $40 Canadian by PayPal
Short Film Submission Fee: $15 Canadian by PayPal

Deadline: April 14, 2017. Submit your film now.

Join us July 26 – 30 in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada as we celebrate 17 sensational years.


February 6, 2017
06 Feb 2017

6th Annual RBC Emerging Filmmaker Competition – Calling All Aspiring Filmmakers!

Are you an emerging filmmaker? Do you have an idea for a short film you are desperate to make? Are you over the age of 18 and a resident of Manitoba? Are you prepared to complete your 3 – 5 minute short film in one year’s time for a premiere screening at the 18th edition of the Gimli Film Festival? If yes, we want you!


RBC offers the chance at $10,000 to make your short film!

Fill out and send in the application by June 16th, 2017 to have a shot at winning the dream budget for your short film!

Finalists will be announced June 29th, and will have the chance to pitch their film live in front of a panel of industry professionals at this year’s Gimli Film Festival

Enter now!