Canton Film Fest

72 short films / 20 filmmakers / April 26-28

Canton Film strives to recognize and support the often-overlooked creative community of Northeast Ohio by providing educational resources, networking, and opportunities to showcase the work of independent artists and filmmakers.

A Huge Thank You to our PRODUCING SPONSOR

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OPENING NIGHT SCREENING & PARTY

Opening Night brings together a sampler of short films from every genre and every block of the festival. This Friday night event will be perfect to attend with a group of friends or a date. Starting at 7 pm and lasting until 9, the opening night party afterward will give you a perfect chance to meet the filmmakers who will be in attendance from Los Angeles, Iowa, London, Akron and more!

But First…

Talking to Grandma

Where the Shadows Fall

The Elephant’s Song

2 Angels

Knee High

Passive Aggressive Dads

Tin Can

An opening night party will follow the screening and all are invited, donations are welcome.

You can purchase your festival pass by clicking on this link which will take you to the Canton Palace Theatre website.

FINALIST GENRE BLOCKS

Our Finalists this year will screen on Saturday, April 27th and in every block audiences will select a winning film that will be awarded $200 and a trophy.

FAMILY FRIENDLY FILMS

Saturday, April 27 9 - 11 am

Toymaker

A Man Walks Into A Coffeeshop

Tin Can

Duke

Milestone

Rainbow Children

Unearthed

The Audition

But First …

Monsters

Connected

Animated Short Films

Saturday, April 27 11:30 am 1:30 pm

The Cherry Brothers

/’a.be.o:/

Scraps

My Label

Animal Behaviour

Dull Hope

Alef b’Tamuz

Saturn in Leo

A Midnight Snack

The Elephant’s Song

Droid Dreams

The Spirit Seam

iRony

Documentary Short Films

Saturday, April 27 2 - 4 pm

Talking to Grandma

Trafficked in Paradise

The Happiness Machine

Written in Stone

City in Distress

My Dead Dad’s Porno Tapes

Drama Short Films

Saturday, April 27 4:30 - 6:30 pm

112

Knee High

Final Curtain

Pieces & Pieces

Caroline

Stairwell Stories

Grandpa

Blue

Outside Arcadia

Kuchenhimmel

Comedy Short Films

Saturday, April 27 8 - 10 pm

Chuchotage

Bob & Edgar

Back in 5 Minutes

Passive Aggressive Dads

No Way in Hell

Driving Ms. Saudi

You Know Best

Molly

Notes from Melanie

Horror & Sci-fi Short Films

Saturday, April 27 10:30 - midnight

Dinner with Raymond

Where the Shadows Fall

Athena

The Thing About Beecher’s Gate

Helios

Lions

Hidden Treasures Selections

You can find the schedule for Hidden Treasures screenings by clicking on this link. More information about the films is also available there.

Radio Voorwaarts

2 Angels

accept//MORE

The Fifth Mode

Women of the Gulag (short)

It’s Just Sex

Open Spaces

Heimlich

People Talk

Her name was

Music for All

A Pale Horse Named Mexico

Franca

Alexander at the End of the World

You can purchase your festival pass by clicking on this link which will take you to the Canton Palace Theatre website.