17th imagineNATIVE Film + Media arts festival

october 19-23, 2016 | Toronto, Canada




2016 Film + Video Programming announced!
Click here for List of Films (by Country)

Full Schedule + Festival Website Coming Soon

Opening and Closing night galas

Angry Inuk, Directed by Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

Angry Inuk, Directed by Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

Bonfire, Directed by Dmitrii Davydov

Bonfire, Directed by Dmitrii Davydov

We're delighted to announce that Alethea Arnaquq-Baril's award-winning documentary, Angry Inuk will open our 17th Festival!!
Arnaquq-Baril sheds a powerful light on anti–seal hunting campaigns and the relevance of the hunt to the lives of the Inuit in the documentary which will screen as part our Opening Night Gala on Wednesday, October 19 at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema!
Our Closing Night Gala this year is Bonfire, the debut work by Dmitrii Davydov, a rising Yakut filmmaker from Russia.
Full announcement here!

Stay tuned for more information about the 17th imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival. We have additional programming to release in the coming weeks!

Don't forget to take advantage of our Early Bird Sale on Flexi Packages and the All-access Delegate Pass.
Details here!

Watch a clip from Angry Inuk and the Yakut language trailer for Bonfire: 

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Past Festival Trailers