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Film Festivus 2016

December 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Please note this is the 2016 event page.

It’s back: Film Festivus for the rest of us! And local filmmakers have created new winter-themed films to honour the occasion.

On December 1st at the Victoria Event Centre we will screen these works, air some grievances, celebrate with feats of strength, a silent auction, and maybe a miracle or two. Local comedian Paul Oppers will be our Host and MC for the evening. These seven filmmakers will compete for a chance to win one of the prizes listed below:

Ashley Good
Ryan Wugalter & Andrew Board
Michael Korican
Bryan Skinner
Gilles Maillet
Sahil Dino & Jack Shudian
Monica Skipper

Best Film — $250 cash
Runner Up — $250 worth of equipment rentals
Honourable Mention — Production Membership ($220 value) 

Thursday December 1, 2016
Doors @ 7:00pm, Show @ 7:30pm
Victoria Event Centre (1415 Broad Street)
Click here to purchase tickets online at Eventbrite
Tickets also available at CineVic, or at the door
19+ (sorry, no minors)


MONDAY MAGAZINE ARTICLE: “A Film Festivus for the rest of us”

What the heck is Festivus? Here’s some research and an old Seinfeld episode.


And here’s a few selections from our 2011 Film Festivus to get you in the holiday spirit:


December 1, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B2
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