Spotlight Country: Canada

There are treasures to be discovered in the Great White North! With a dynamic film and animation industry, a range of cultural perspectives, and distinct independent voices, Canadian cinema has so much to offer. The Canadian film industry is so wide-ranging, you may not know that many of your favorite films hail from our neighbor to the north. Films throughout the Festival marked by indicate our showcase of exceptional Canadian films that celebrate “Hollywood North” and highlight its often overlooked influence on films from around the world.

Wash Day

Short Canada Animation, Jaida Salmon, 2019, 2 min.

Screening in: Kid Flicks One
In English

Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days

Short Canada, France, Portugal Animation, Regina Pessoa, 2019, 13 min.

Screening in: Heebie Jeebies
In English

The Prince’s Voyage


Le Voyage Du Prince

Feature France/Luxembourg/Canada Animation, Jean-François Laguionie, Xavier Picard, 2019, 77 min.

Recommended ages: 7+
In French, with English subtitles

The Fox & The Pigeon

Short Canada | New York Premiere Animation, OOV Studios, 2019, 6 min.

Screening in: Shorts for Tots
In English

The Butterfly Affect

Short Canada | US Premiere Animation, Stephanie Blakey, 2019, 5 min.

Screening in: Kid Flicks Two
In English

Selfish

Short Canada, Taiwan | New York Premiere Animation, Po Chien Chen, 2019, 2 min.

Screening in: Short Films 3
In English

Kiri & Lou

Short Canada, New Zealand | US Premiere Animation, Harry Sinclair, 2019, 5 min.

Screening in: Shorts for Tots
In English

In Passing


風不太冷

Short Canada | New York Premiere Animation, Esther Cheung, 2019, 4 min.

Screening in: Short Films 3
In Cantonese

Hilda


Season 2

Feature United Kingdom/United States/Canada | World Premiere Animation, Andy Coyle, 2020, 44 min.

Recommended ages: 5+
In English

Deady Freddy

Short Canada Animation, Alicia Eisen, 2019, 10 min.

Screening in: Heebie Jeebies
In English

C is for Cars

Short Canada Animation, Warren Brown, 2019, 1 min.

Screening in: NYICFF Rocks: Musical Shorts
In English

Biidaaban (The Dawn Comes)

Short Canada | New York Premiere Animation, Amanda Strong, 2018, 19 min.

Screening in: Heebie Jeebies
In English