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YORKTON FILM FESTIVAL 2021 ONLINE EVENTS

For 74 years the Yorkton Film Festival has been bringing filmmakers and Canadian audiences together.  Notwithstanding the COVID-19 restrictions, the show must go on! As a result the YFF 2021 will be hosting a series of online events.

ONLINE WORKSHOPS : MAY 25 – 27, 2021.

Join us on May 25, as we kick start festival week by hosting six virtual workshops featuring topics and panelists of interest to Canadian filmmakers. Pick a topic or five or six and join the discussions.
Click here to register, the workshops are free, and links will be sent to all registrants in advance.

SCREENINGS AND THE GOLDEN SHEAF AWARDS(virtual) : MAY 27 – 30, 2021.

To continue honouring Canadian short film and those who make them, the Golden Sheaf Awards will be live-streamed on Thursday May 27 at 7:00 pm Saskatchewan time. The ceremony will be broadcast on AccessNowTV, channel 7 (standard definition) and channel 507 (high definition), and online on the Access website at www.myaccess.ca/live/yff.

And for all Canadian Short film enthusiasts, the Yorkton Film Festival will be bringing you some of the best short films from our 2021 nominees for your viewing pleasure, free!  These films will be available from May 27 – May 30, 2021 for screening on our website.

MEET THE DECISION MAKERS PRESENTED BY CREATIVE SASKATCHEWAN: MAY 31 – JUNE 04, 2021.
Looking for the right partner or buyer for your project? Sit down with broadcasters, development executives, distributors, and executive producers to find out what they’re looking for, ask questions, and talk about your projects.


Enjoy big discounts on the Banff World Media Festival through SMPIA 

The Banff World Media is taking place June 14-July 16th, with Market Week kicking off the festival from June 14-18th.

We’re happy to offer all SMPIA members a discounted rate of $595. (Original price is $895, with SMPIA discount $595)
Please use code: SMPIABANFF21 to receive the discount.

The first 10 SMPIA members who apply will receive an ADDITIONAL $250 off the discounted purchase price!

Please contact our offices and provide proof of purchase.
Phone: (306) 780-9840
Email: office@smpia.sk.ca