May 23–25, 2019

European Union Short Film Festival

The European Union Delegation to Canada, the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC), and the diplomatic missions of EU Member States, in collaboration with The Cinematheque, are pleased to present Vancouver’s first European Union Short Film Festival.

The festival, organized with the assistance of the Canadian Film Institute (Ottawa), features three lively programs of short films from European Union member states, each showcasing works in a variety of genres and styles, including drama, documentary, and animation. These films, from both prominent and emerging filmmakers, will be presented in their original language with English subtitles. Admission is free-of-charge. The 2:00 pm matinée program on Saturday, May 25 is suitable for children and families.

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List of Programmed Films

Date Film Title Director(s) Year Country
2019-May Program 1 – Flux: The Only Constant is Change
2019-May Program 2 – Imagination: Beautiful and Dangerous
2019-May Program 3 – EU Short Films for Kids

Feature Image: Running Lights, Ged Sia, 2017