Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma
Continues to May 8, online
The only festival dedicated exclusively to Québecois cinema. Watch these CFMDC films: ARIES by Elian Mikkola; forwards, backward by Mitchell Stafiej; Ruines by Mario DeGiglio-Bellemare. Congrats to the filmmakers!
Continues to May 9, online
Streaming Canada-wide. Congrats to CFMDC members Sean Horlor and Steve J. Adams, whose new feature Someone Like Me screens as part of Canadian Spectrum. Listen to their interview on TVO On Docs podcast.
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen
May 1-10, online
We’re thrilled to once again present a selection of new work as part of Oberhausen’s Distributor Screenings. The CFMDC & Vtape screening is May 8 at 8pm CEST, featuring shorts by Kourtney Jackson, Daniel McIntyre, Alisi Telengut, Joële Walinga, and Milja Viita.
Asian Pacific Virtual Showcase (AVPS)
May 1 -31, online
The AVPS highlights Asian American & Pacific Islander artists of different communities and neighbourhoods in the United States, Canada, and Oceania. The free programming includes CFMDC title The Way We Are by Amanda Ann-Min Wong (Canada / 15:30 / 2020).
TranScreen Amsterdam Transgender Film Festival
May 13-27, online
TranScreen is a community festival for and by transgender people and allies. Watch for these CFMDC films: Angela by Sean Horlor & Steve Adams; Handsome & Majestic by Jeff Lee Petry; A Small Part of Me by Sean Horlor & Steve Adams.
May 14 - July 3, Montreal, QC
Featuring films by Joyce Wieland in the screening room: Cat Food, Handtinting, Rat Life and Diet in North America, Reason Over Passion, Pierre Vallières, and Solidarity.
PHI Foundation for Contemporary Art
May 19-26, online
A Month of Single Frames by Lynne Sachs & Barbara Hammer screens as part of Severing the Impact on Memory, an online video program in conjunction with the exhibition Lee Bae: UNION.
May 20-26, online
We’re excited to co-present a boat is never silent (May 25 at 6pm EDT) with works by Rossella Biscotti, Nii Kwate Owoo, Caroline Monnet, Nour Ouayda, and Lindsay McIntyre. Congrats to CFMDC artists screening in this year’s festival: Chris Kennedy, The North Sea and Lindsay McIntyre with Room 11a, Ortona Armoury and where she stood in the first place.
Fairy Tales Film Festival
May 21-30, online
42 films. 13 countries. 100% queer. From May 21-30 get a uniquely queer perspective. Don’t miss these CFMDC titles: Activate NDN Consciousness by Natalie King, Cam Boy by Jason Karman, and Wash Day by Kourtney Jackson.