Festival Watch: May & June 2016

By Cory Angeletti-Szasz ● May 10, 2016 13:20

Look out for these CFC short films screening at festivals around the world this May and June:


CFC short film BENJAMIN, from director Sherren Lee, is keeping very busy this May/June screening at the following festivals:

  • Seattle International Film Festival | May 19 to June 12, 2016: BENJAMIN will screen at the 42nd annual festival over ShortsFest weekend (May 26 to 30) as part of the Uncharted Territories program on Monday, May 30 at 11:30 a.m. CLICK HERE and HERE to learn more.
    Social: #BenjaminShortFilm | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates@SIFFnews | #SIFF2016
  • KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival | May 25 to 29, 2016: BENJAMIN is set to screen in the Competition Category for International Narrative Short Films at the 7th annual KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival. CLICK HERE for more information.
    Social: #BenjaminShortFilm | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates@KashishMIQFF
  • Yorkton Film Festival | May 26 to 29, 2016: BENJAMIN will screen on Friday, May 27, 2016 from 4:10 to 4:35 p.m. as part of the 69th festival, held in Yorkton, Saskatchewan. The film has also been nominated for the 2016 Golden Sheaf Awards. CLICK HERE to find out more. 
    Social: #BenjaminShortFilm | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates@yorktonfilm | #YFF16
  • 2016 Toronto LGBT Film Festival | May 26 to June 5, 2016: BENJAMIN will screen as part of the Mixed Shorts: Local Heroes program on Thursday, June 2 at 7 p.m. CLICK HERE for additional details.
    Social: #BenjaminShortFilm | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates@InsideOutTO | #InsideOut16
  • Palm Springs International ShortFest | June 21 to 27, 2016: BENJAMIN will screen as part of "The Choices that Define Us" program on Wednesday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m. CLICK HERE for more information.
    Social: #BenjaminShortFilm | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates | @PSFilmFest | #ShortFest16


  • Italian Contemporary Film Festival | June 9 to 19, 2016: STRAY DOG,from director Michael Mazzuca, will screen as part of the Italian Contemporary film festival on June 11 at 7:15 p.m. at TIFF Bell Lightbox. CLICK HERE for more info. 
  • Social: #StrayDogShort | #CFCSDF | @cfccreates | @ICFFCanada | #ICFF16

Cory Angeletti-Szasz

Manager, Communications (Mat Leave)