Before we announce the final schedule in Sept, have confidence in knowing that we will be programming some of the most incredible films from around the world and several Canadian Films! This pass will get you into all public screenings, events, workshops and panel discussions.
Nathan Fleet, and full rock band, return to the Zoetic to kick off the 13th Annual Hamilton Film Festival! Following the festival's theme of Darkness, all the tunes will follow suit.
The HPO String Quartet will perform a stand-alone piece and with sync up with the rock band for a night of incredible live music!
This time around the night will be packed complete with a Fashion Show (with a film angle), some amazing short films and a rock show to bring in the 13th edition of HFF!
Submissions are now closed. See submission details on Film Freeway
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Past Guests of the Hamilton Film Festival
We are very honoured to have this wonderful, diverse and growing, list of guests who have attended over the past 12 years.
A.C. Peterson ( Shooter / Narc)
Alex Elena (Bruce Dickinson, Scream for Me Sarajevo)
Alexander Janko (Big Fat Greek Wedding composer)
Alida Kinnie Starr (Kinnie Starr)
Art Hindle (Black Christmas)
Avi Federgreen (Producer / One Week)
Bob Munroe (Visual FX Supervisor / The Expanse)
Carlos Henriques (The Butcher Shop)
Colin Chilvers (Academy Award® winner, 1979 Superman)
Colin Doncaster (Academy Award® winner, 2013)
Craig Davidson (Author Rust and Bone)
Craig Lauzon ( Royal Canadian Air Farce)
Derrek Peels (Four Brothers / The Big Hit)
Doug McGrath (Goin' Down the Road)
Ella Ballentine (Milton's Secret / Anne of Green Gables)
Frank D'Angelo (Red Maple Leaf)
Fred Fuchs (Exec Prod Godfather III / Milton's Secret)
Jowita Bydlowska (Author / Drunk Mom)
Julian Richings (Man of Steel)
Katie Uhlmann (Katie Chats)
Kirsten Bodenstedt (COO Peregrine Labs)
Kristian Bruun (Orphan Black)
Lisa Langlois (Class of 1984)
Loreena McKennitt (Juno winner / Grammy Nominee)
Lynne Griffin (Black Christmas)
Marc Blucas (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
Michale Pare (Eddie and the Cruisers)
Michelle Latimer (Rise / Paradise Falls)
Murray Foster (Great Big Sea / Cocksure Lads)
Phil Guerrero (YTV)
Rachel Wilson (Republic of Doyle)
Ray Dumas (DOP / Milton's Secret)
Richard Comely (Captain Canuck)
Rita Chiarelli (Music from the Big House)
Robert Miano (Donny Brasco)
Romy Weltman (Backstage)
Sean Buckley (producer / Defendor / Milton's Secret)
Sean Sullivan (Wayne's World)
Tim Daswood (DOP / Subconscious Password)
Tony Burgess (Writer / Pontypool)
Tony Rosato (SCTV / SNL)
Trevor Tordjman (The Next Step)
Victoria Baldesarra (The Next Step)