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Day 11- 12 Days of Giving

On Day 11 (only one more day to go!) we thank the filmmakers. Thank you for sharing your work with us. We believe cinema has the power to inspire change. At the 2018 Festival, we were honoured to host Manitoba filmmakers as well as out-of-province filmmakers. This year, 63 Manitoba filmmakers attended the Festival! And special…

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Day 10 – 12 Days of Giving

Wow, it’s Day 10!! There are so many people that come together to make GFF happen. Today, we thank our donors –our stars! Thank you for believing in our vision and supporting the largest film festival in Manitoba. These donors help keep ticket prices low, paying fair wages to local and Canadian filmmakers and much,…

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Day 9 – 12 Days of Giving

It is our job to bring you the best in cinema from Manitoba, Canada and around-the-world! Today on Day 9, we celebrate our award winners and award sponsors, our diverse film series and their sponsors, our special events and the supporters who make them happen! Awards: We handed out 8 awards (with two new additions…

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Day 2 – 12 Days of Giving

Welcome back to Day 2 of GFF’s 12 Days of Giving! We’re ready to jump right in and thank our government funders! Thank you for believing in our vision and supporting the arts in Canada, Manitoba and in the local Gimli community. This year, we brought in 7 out-of-province filmmakers including five from Canada along…

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Happy 12 Days of Giving! – Day 1

Tis’ the season to give thanks and we have a lot to be thankful for! Today, we’re launching GFF’s 12 Days of Giving to highlight the generous contributions of our sponsors, supporters, film fans and volunteers. On Day 1, we’re highlight the amazing foundations that support GFF! The 2018 Festival was a record-breaking year for us…

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