November 6th 2018 07:00 PM - November 6th 2018 08:00 PM

Family Shorts - Hamilton Film Festival

25 Dundurn Street North, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Family Shorts - Hamilton Film Festival


Ariane's Sky, 3m, Canada

Ariane is convinced of an imminent asteroid impact with planet Earth, but without support from her boss, she decides to try and save the world herself. Can she do it alone?

Tapping Tango, 3m, Montreal, Nancy Snipper

Meet Henry and Abigail, two pay phones in a Montreal metro station who tap dance and tango their way into love.

Dance Universe, 5min, USA, Peter Chanthanokone

A spaceship crashes on a planet and is greeted by several aliens...who love to dance! 

Lakesong, 18m, Toronto, Douglas Gibbens

When her grandfather mysteriously drowns in the lake behind his cottage home, Claire is determined to find answers. What she discovers is that there may be some truth in the fantastical...and what she seeks may be lurking in the water.

Winner of the Danny Elfman Project: Rabbit & Rogue for its use of the composition Gamelan.

SWARM, 9m, UK, Emma Miranda Moore

A mysterious group of figures find one another in the woods. They unite in dance and, as the evening falls, reveal their true identities.

Earthy Encounters, 25m, UK, Sam Johnson

15-year-old Kyle believes he can save his dying older brother with a plant he’s found in the garden centre he works at – problem is, there’s a shadowy government agency out to destroy it first.



Hamilton Film Festival

The 14th annual Hamilton Film Festival is Hamilton's largest and longest running film festivals with roots that go back 20 years! ​ We have screened over 1000 films, 700 of them Canadian Films! Filmmakers, travel to our event, from all over the world. We connect filmmakers and give them another voice. ​We celebrate the art of movie making from concept to completion. From the budding filmmaker to the pro, we are always working to move the film industry in Hamilton a little further each year! The event is a leader in the local film community, bringing industry development and quality networking opportunities throughout the year. The Canadian Film Market, Lights Camera Hamilton, Southern Ontario Film Festival Group and Kids Can Film are all initiatives of the Hamilton Film Festival.

Ticket Information

Please note that your tickets will be email to you and attached as a PDF upon successfully registering for this event. In the event that you have either not received your confirmation email, cannot find the confirmation email, or used an incorrect email address, please contact the organizer.

All ticket holders will receive an email notification reminder 24-48 hours prior to the event's start date (this does not imply particular sessions, just the event). Your tickets will also be attached to this email.

It's encouraged to save your tickets to your phone by downloading them or taking a screenshot, however you may also print your tickets before arriving to the event.