Canada Now: The Maple Movies Festival Tour 2020

October 20 - April 30

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Canada Now – The Maple Movies Festival Tour 2019/20 marks the ninth edition of a unique showcase of Canadian film in Germany. This year’s selection includes new works by style-defining filmmakers as well as internationally award-winning cinema authors and emerging talents in front and behind the camera, haunting documentaries, innovative short films, works by indigenous artists and timeless classics of Canadian cinema.


The project is part of the culture program related to Canada’s Guest of Honour presentation at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2020 and is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, Telefilm Canada and the Government of Canada

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French, English, German


Indigenous, LGBTQ2+, Women, Youth