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Raffle Prize Winners

December 2, 2019

RAFFLE PRIZE WINNERS Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets in our fundraising raffle and attended Film Festivus on December 1st. A very merry time was had by all! Here are the lucky winners of all the holiday goodies: Vessel Liquor gift card + merch package Michael Korican Charelli’s gift card + cheese set Arnold Lim Pair…

New Equipment – and a workshop to show it off!

August 2, 2019

CineVic has just received our second equipment order of 2019, and we’re excited to announce another addition to our fleet of cameras: the Sony Alpha A7 III. Some specs: • 35mm full-frame image sensor • 4K video capability • Fold-out LCD touchscreen • Canon EF to Sony E lens mount adapter • Mobile, user-friendly, DSLR…

That’s a Wrap on Short Circuit 2019

May 9, 2019

     Another banner year for the Short Circuit Film Festival has come and gone. We welcomed more than 20 local and visiting filmmakers attending from near and far, and garnered our largest audiences yet with a capacity crowd of over 200 for the Local Films program. And now (drum roll please) your 2019 Short Circuit and CINE⚡️SPARK…

SoundCHEK feature on our One Take Super 8 Event

April 13, 2019

Back in the day, Super 8 cameras allowed families to capture their memories… all at the click of a button. Today it has resurrected as an artistic medium, and a local film society has challenged artists to use this antiquated technology in a unique way. Steve Grebanier caught up with these filmmakers prior to the…

Introducing RED Gemini

January 30, 2019

The latest addition to our roster of professional-grade cinema cameras. In 2012 CineVic was an early adopter of 4K filmmaking with our RED Scarlet camera. In 2019 we’re taking things to the next level, bringing new 5K capability to filmmakers and media artists on Vancouver Island.

Film Festivus 2018

December 4, 2018

Thank you to everyone that came out to our SOLD OUT Film Festivus show at The Mint on Dec. 1! We resurrected films from Festivus’ past, while host Jennifer Elle Cannon and comedians Curran Dobbs, Piper Gordon, and Evan Mumford brought the laughs — definitely a night to remember.

Nanaimo News Bulletin – Short Circuit: #PNW Tour Feature

November 16, 2018

Thank you to Josef Jacobsen at the Nanaimo News Bulletin for writing a feature on our Short Circuit: #PNW Tour! Read the full article, here. 

Short Circuit is Going on Tour!

October 17, 2018

That’s right, CineVic’s Short Circuit Film Festival is going on tour! This first-ever tour showcases a diversity of artists with nine exceptional short films that highlight regional intersections between land, air, water, and people. Read the entire film line-up, and find out if Short Circuit: #PNW Tour is coming to your city, at shortcircuitfilmfestival.com.   

Shock Therapy: Short Canadian Horror Films 2018

October 17, 2018

It’s a wrap! At last, we can finally say that our first ever Shock Therapy: Short Canadian Horror Films screening event was a big success. Based on feedback, it sounds like audience members and attending filmmakers alike all had a bloody good time. 😉