Campbell River Festival of Film: Local's Showcase

North Island filmmakers are invited to submit short films for a Local Showcase evening as part of the CRFF's Fall 2023 Season to be presented at the Tidemark Theatre on November 7. This non-competitive screening is meant to highlight local talent, whether you are a new, emerging or experienced filmmaker; providing local filmmakers an opportunity to connect with local audiences.


Short films should be:

  • approximately 20 minutes or less in length
  • of any genre
  • filmed by crew based in North Island or Discovery Islands
  • any level of experience is welcome

Submissions should include:

  • Weblink to short film (final version, Youtube/Vimeo, with password for viewing if needed)
  • Brief description of film
  • Brief bio of filmmaker, cast & crew
  • Brief overview of the inspiration behind the film
  • General overview of filming location(s)
  • Link to trailer (if available, not required)

Email your submissions to by midnight, Friday September 15.

Some of the proceeds of the Campbell River Festival of Film will go to a bursary for Campbell River high school students interested in going into filmmaking studies.