SJIWFF28 Presents: World of Web Series

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10am

This event will be held at NIFCO NOT The LSPU Hall.

Bring your web series ideas to life! From writing, funding, distribution, promotion and more, our experts can help direct you on how to launch your project, make it successful, and risks to avoid. Featuring Lisa Baylin (iThentic), Jenna MacMillan (Wharf Rats) […]

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SJIWFF28 Presents: Innovative & Interactive

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3pm

This event will be held at NIFCO NOT the LSPU Hall.

Digital and new media has expanded and evolved how and why we share stories. From how we talk about and build games, branded content, to interactive art work, learn more about the unique development tools, marketing, and audience reach strategies of […]

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SJIWFF28 Presents: Lunch with the Filmmakers

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12:30pm

This event is held at the Masonic Temple NOT the LSPU Hall.

Join some of the team behind our Festival’s Opening Night film Suck It Up for an intimate lunch panel. Chat with writer Julia Hoff and lead actor Erin Carter and discover the process, stories and secrets behind this incredible new feature.

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SJIWFF28 Presents: Funding 101

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This event is Free and will be held at NIFCO not the LSPU Hall.

10am

You have the idea, now you need the funds to make it happen. In an ever-evolving world of financing, we will be offering a panel with a focus on provincial and federal funding opportunities for film, television, digital media […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: MUN Cinema: Landline

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This screening will be shown at Scotiabank Theatre (48 Kenmount Road) NOT the LSPU Hall

Landline
Directed by Gillian Robespierre

Set in Manhattan in 1995, Landline follows three women in one family having lots of sex, drugs, and Japanese food. Navigating monogamy, honesty, and a long-lost New York, the Jacobs family lives in the last days […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Afternoon Doc: The Last Animals

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2:30pm

This screening is FREE and will be shown at The Rooms (9 Bonaventure Avenue) NOT the LSPU Hall.

 

The Last Animals
Directed by Kate Brooks

From Africa’s front lines to Asian markets to European zoos, this animal-rights thriller follows the conservationists, scientists and activists who are battling poachers and transnational trafficking syndicates to protect the […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Exxonmobil Opening Night Gala: Suck It Up

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7pm

This screening will be shown at Scotiabank Theatre (Avalon Mall-48 Kenmount Road) not the LSPU Hall.

 

Suck It Up
Directed by Jordan Canning

Decidedly not a Thelma and Louise story, Suck It Up wisely pays tribute to the origination story about two women and a car but strikes out for fresh highways. Jordan Canning’s second feature premiered […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Emera NL Closing Night Gala: Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World

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7pm

These screenings will be shown at Scotiabank Theatre (48 Kenmount Road) NOT the LSPU Hall.

 

Waste It
Directed By Emily Bridger

2016 RBC Michelle Jackson Emerging Filmmaker Award Winner

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World
Directed by Catherine Bainbridge

This was a smash at Hot Docs this year, taking home the top prizes, and you will happily see why. […]

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SJIWFF28 presents: Sunday Afternoon Shorts

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3pm

Reel Women Seen – Amanda Tapping
Las Rubias (The Blondes) – Carlota Martínez Pereda
Sweat – Kristin Snowbird
Hedgehog’s Home – Eva Cvijanović
Gusla ou les Malins – Adrienne Nowak
Cast Off – Sandrine Brodeur-Desrosiers
Cold Wind & Water: Life on the Northern Peninsula – FRAMED
All NightER – FRAMED

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SJIWFF28 presents: Noon Feature: As the Crow Flies

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12pm

As the Crow Flies
Directed by Tess Girard

We adore this doc about a group of wannabe Royal Canadian Air Cadets who are soaring for their wings. They’re just seventeen, if you know what we mean, but the way they dream is just beyond compare. Director Girard has transformed what might be a […]

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