National Canadian Film Day 2020
Screening Dates
  • April 22, 2020 through
  • April 28, 2020
Free Virtual Screening

EyeCANdy serves up a sample dish of the wild, provocative, poignant, and mildly insane visions of Canada’s brightest contemporary animation artists.”

Chris Robinson, Ottawa International Animation Festival

A collection of innovative and provocative shorts by independent Canadian animators, curated by the renowned Ottawa International Animation Festival. EyeCANdy” highlights Canada’s prolific and inventive animation culture and illustrates the medium’s endless possibilities. More information can be found here.

To stream this program:
Click on the Stream” button above.
Register for your free virtual ticket, which will include the password required to stream the films.
This program is free to watch. (Donations gratefully accepted.)
For mature audiences only. 

Steven Woloshen, 2016

Girl in the Hallway
Valerie Barnhart, 2018

Guillaume Pelletier-Auger, 2018

Biidaaban (The Dawn Comes)
Amanda Strong, 2018

Erodium Thunk
Winston Hacking, 2018

Emergency Broadcast
Pixie Cram, 2017

Only Lovers Leave to Die
Vladimir Kanic, 2016

My Dead Dad’s Porno Tapes
Charlie Tyrell, 2018

Insect Express
Emily Pelstring, 2016

Finding Uranus
Ivan Li, 2019

For film descriptions, please view the EyeCANdy” program guide here.
If there are any issues with the player above, you can also watch the program on the Festival’s website.


In light of the ongoing situation, The Cinematheque's theatre will remain closed until further notice. As an organization committed to shared cultural experiences, we will continue to bring you moments of cinematic joy through our online channels and will look forward to welcoming you back to our theatre as soon as it is safe to do so. More information can be found here.