Ottawa Canadian Film Festival 2019

The Ottawa Canadian Film Festival is back for our 3rd year in 2019.  The main festival screenings are planned for November and we have a few additional events in the works during the year.  These include ongoing series OCanFilmFest Presents and OCanFilmFest Talks.

Our call for submissions for #OCanFilmFest2019 in November 2019 is now open.  Please click on the FilmFreeway button below for criteria and to submit films

The Ottawa Canadian Film Festival proudly accepts entries on FilmFreeway, the world’s #1 way to enter film festivals and creative contests.

Early deadline: March 31, 2019
Regular deadline: April 30, 2019
Late deadline: May 31, 2019

Festival Dates: Friday Nov 1 and Saturday Nov 2, 2019
Festival Venue: Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa.

Here are the responses to Frequently Asked Questions.

Check these links for information about the films and filmmakers we featured in 2017 and 2018.

Thank you for your continued interest and support for Canadian independent film and filmmakers.  We can’t wait to see what’s in store for 2019. #OCanFilmFest2019

📷 #OCanFilmFest2018 photos byMaurice Rainbow, Megha Dash, #OCanFilmFest2018 Crew.  Click here for the complete album.


The Call for Submissions for #OCanFilmFest2019 is now open.
Late deadline: May 31, 2019