Shorts at Home: Volume 2

The Ottawa Canadian Film Fest presents the second in a series of short films that you can watch from the comfort of your home.

These titles will be released on Vimeo’s Video on Demand platform at 6 pm (Eastern Time) on June 12, 2020 for 24 hours. They will be available to watch for free*, thanks to the generosity of our participating filmmakers: Taylor Olson, Tyler Boyco, Nicole Sitanski & Cheryl Taam, Jana Stackhouse, and Valerie Barnhart.

Thank You

This online screening is now over. We hope you enjoyed it.

Here’s an explainer on the rental process if you are new to Vimeo On Demand.

Press and Reviews

Check out reviews of these films by our guest blogger Abhu Dhanda, and Wafa El-Rayes’ story about our screening in The Charlatan, Carleton University’s independent newspaper.

The Films

Angels
Taylor Olson

A young Dad struggles to reconcile with protecting his daughter and bringing her up in a world that has nothing to offer her and will only take everything from her.

The Talk
Tyler Boyco

Neil and Carol, a husband and wife, try to come up with the perfect way to have the most uncomfortable conversation known to mankind; the sex talk with their teenage daughter.

Baba Yaga
Nicole Sitanski & Cheryl Taam

A desperate mother with an incurably ill baby ventures into the dark woods long believed to be the home of Baba Yaga, a mystical witch with the power to change fate.

Away Home
Jana Stackhouse

A man returns to his family home on the East Coast of Canada to unite his family and say goodbye to his terminally ill mother.

Girl in the Hallway
Valerie Barnhart 

Why does ‘Little Red Riding hood’ give Jamie nightmares? It’s been 15 years, and the girl in the hallway haunts him still.

Poll
Here are the results

Click here to check out the result of poll run during the screening.

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