Ottawa International Film Festival October 15-19, 2014

Ottawa, CANADA – The Ottawa International Film Festival (OIFF) is pleased to announce the lineup for this year’s festival, running from October 15-19, 2014. The 5th edition of the festival will be screened at the historic Mayfair Theatre.



OIFF focuses on promoting local and Canadian talent and aims to serve as a niche platform for independent filmmaking. The festival showcases Canadian and international feature length, short and documentary films, including a music-video challenge, which brings together local musicians and filmmakers.

“We are very excited to be celebrating our 5th year,” says Nina Bains, Founder and Executive Director of OIFF. “This festival has not only brought some of the brightest filmmakers from around the world to our Nation’s Capital, but has united the Ottawa and Canadian film community.”

girlhouse2014The lineup:

Wednesday, October 15:
Opening Night Gala

Thursday, October 16:      
GIRLHOUSE (Trevor Matthews, Jon Knautz) and the Music Video Challenge

Friday, October 17:            
MY FATHER AND THE MAN IN BLACK (Jonathan Holiff, Jennifer Phillips)
SUBSURFACE FLOW (Carl Bird McLaughlin, Gary Lauten)

Saturday, October 18:      
THE LOST KEY (Ricardo Alder, Jose Ernesto Martinez), and a Selection of 9 Comedy Shorts

Sunday, October 19:        
Oscar Award-Winning Film THE LADY IN NUMBER 6: HOW MUSIC SAVED MY LIFE (Malcolm Clarke, Christopher Branch)
OGO DE XADREZ: CHESS GAME (Luis Antonio Pereira)
IN THE TURN (Erica Tremblay, Bernard Parham Jr.)
AUSCENCIA (Max Valverde, Amaya Izquierdo)
BEAR STORY (Gabriel Osorio Vargas, Pato Escala Pierart)
CARRY ON (Yatao Li, Changqing Shi)
RAAB DA VASTA (Chakravarty Devulapalli, Sagar Agrawaland)

OIFF ticket packages:

$10 – SINGLE TICKETS (per screening)
$95 – FULL FESTIVAL PASS: access to all festival related events (screenings, post-screening Q&A, workshops and music video challenge – including Opening Night Gala)

Advanced tickets and festival passes are available online only at One-day screening tickets are available for purchase online, or cash-only Rush Tickets can be purchased before screenings at the OIFF ticket booth at the Mayfair Theatre (1074 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K1S 3X3) if seats are still available. All tickets are while quantities last. For more information and to see the complete program and schedule, please visit,

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