The inaugural Chilliwack Independent Film Festival showcasing independent film makers from BC, Canada and around the world. A curated collection of 29 films shown over a period of 2 days. The Chilliwack Independent Film Festival is a two day event with screenings and Q & As designed to provide opportunities for both local and international filmmakers to showcase their work and build contacts for future collaborations. With events and mixers as well as over ten awards across different categories, we hope to to build ties between emerging and established professionals. We want to provide an arena for filmmakers to screen their films in public and experience some incredible cinema from across the world. We have accepted Features, Shorts, Documentaries, Music Videos and Animation from emerging artists and students to establish professionals. The Chilliwack Independent Film Festival (CIFF) is committed to the celebration of independent film and bringing it to wider audiences. We have encouraged films from across Canada and the globe to enter and attend. We also have special focus on local BC filmmakers with specific categories. The Chilliwack Independent Film Festival will run every year in November at the Cottonwood Cinema in Chilliwack.