And now for something completely different!


Introducing CineVic's new film grant and equipment access program:

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Level up your filmmaking and explore diversity in your collaborations, on the screen and behind the scenes.

Apply now for up to $2,500 cash funding and up to $5,000 in-kind equipment rental toward your indie film project.



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The Basics:


Open to current CineVic Members residing on Vancouver Island or the Gulf Islands. Click here to activate or renew your membership before applying.

No experience required! Open to all skill and experience levels from beginner to established.

Not just for short films! We'll consider any length and any genre.


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Application Deadline #1:

31 October 2022

(Results expected December 2022)

Applications have now closed.

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Prepare Your Application

Please check back later for updated program guidelines.

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Supporting independent filmmakers and media artists with accessible programming, affordable equipment, professional development resources, and cinematic exhibition opportunities since 1991.

CineVic acknowledges and respects the long and ongoing history of the Lək̓ʷəŋən-speaking people, now known as the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations, as well as the W̱SÁNEĆ First Nations, on whose traditional and unceded territory we carry out our activities.

CineVic acknowledges the financial assistance and support of Canada Council for the Arts, British Columbia Arts Council, Province of British Columbia, and the CRD Arts Development Service