This episode features Shannon Lough, Emanuela Campanella, Sarah Turnbull and Fangliang Xu, four students from the School of Journalism and Communication at Carleton University.
They have just completed their first film together, a documentary called “Secret War” about the innovative War Horse project which utilizes horses to help veterans dealing with the traumas of war. “Secret War” is an Official Selection at this year’s Yorkton Film Festival.
The Canadian Film Institute recently presented the film Antiviral by talented emerging Canadian filmmaker Brandon Cronenberg at a screening at the River Theatre at Carleton University. Cronenberg attended the screening and answered questions from the audience.
The video also features Tom McSorley, Executive Director, CFI.
Videographer, Editor: Jith Paul. Special thanks to Jerrett Zaroski, Programmer, CFI.
To commemorate our re-branding (and so that they are on this new website,) we are sharing episodes of the OttawaIndieFilm series which was produced by Jith Paul in collaboration with Apartment613. Here’s episode 1.
In this installment, Cory and Gary Thibert of Wolf Pelt Productions talk about their love of film, the supportive filmmaking community in the city, and the nerve-wracking feeling of watching your film with an audience for the first time.
Welcome to OCanFilmFest, the Ottawa Canadian Film Festival.
As 2017 is coming to a close and the 2018 lies ahead, the Ottawa Independent Film Festival is re-branding itself and will operate and be known as the “Ottawa Canadian Film Festival” to better reflect its mission and the promotion, programming and celebration of Canadian films.
Check out our About page for more about us and stay tuned as the adventure continues.