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Film series spotlight –Icelandic Film Series!

We’re kicking off our film series spotlights with this year’s Icelandic Film Series! GFF has always brought the best in Iceland’s contemporary cinema to the Festival and spotlighted it through a dedicated film series. This series is generously sponsored by Pharmasave Gimli. The first film in our series is The Deposit, The (Tryggð) which is director Ásthildur Kjartansdóttir first…

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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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Submissions are now open!

The 19thannual Gimli Film Fest takes place from July 24thto 28th, and the annual open call is now open with submissions closing on April 15th.  However, filmmakers are encouraged to apply early when fees are lowest, before January 15th, 2019. Our programming team is once again looking for the best contemporary cinema from Manitoba, Canada…

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