NEWS

April 28, 2017

Check out the 2017 TRAILER

Posted by Guy Lavallee

CHECK OUT THE FULL SCHEDULE HERE

April 22, 2017

Legendary Drummer KENNY ARONOFF to Attend NWF2017!

Posted by Guy Lavallee

What do John Cougar Mellencamp, Sir Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Rolling Stones, Lady Ga Ga, Bruno Mars, Sting, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Seger, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Jon Bon Jovi, Steven Tyler, The Smashing Pumpkins, Meatloaf, B.B. King, Rod Stewart and John Fogerty have in common? All of theseRead More…

April 20, 2017

NWF 2017 FULL SCHEDULE!

Posted by Guy Lavallee

PASSES & 6-TICKET PACKS now AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE AT TIX on the square.   SEE THE FULL 2017 SCHEDULE HERE!   Highlights include: Opening night brings the highly-anticipated premiere of VICTOR WALK to Metro Cinema, with special guest Theoren Fleury in attendance (VIP Meet & Greet tickets available, which include a copy of Theo’s book, Playing withRead More…

April 19, 2017

SHORTS & PODCASTS

Posted by Guy Lavallee

With a great selection of Short Film Packages, and our all new LunchPODs Podcast series, NWF2017 is about more than just feature films! Here’s a full list of Short Films & Podcasts, and where to find them: DOC SHORTS: Shorts Package ANDRE THE ANTI-GIANT: Dreamers BIRD CITY LIGHTS: Animal Kingdom BEAUTIFUL DISTRACTION: Perspective Alberta BETTERRead More…

April 19, 2017

Introducing LunchPODs – Weekdays at Noon!

Posted by Guy Lavallee

MAY 8-12, NOON-1PM @ NEEDLE VINYL TAVERN New to NorthwestFest this year, Edmonton’s podcast community is featured in a series of lunchtime conversations on the art of the podcast format and trending topics, plus tips and tricks for aspiring ‘casters. Look for LunchPods, weekday noon-hours during the festival at the Needle Vinyl Tavern (with snacksRead More…

January 27, 2017

Documentary Sales are Surging…

Posted by Guy Lavallee

…but what’s the reason? Check out this fascinating new article from INDIEWIRE.   Documentary Sales Are Surging, But What’s Driving the Competition? CHECK OUT SOME OF THIS YEAR’S BEST NEW DOCS, at NWF2017!  

November 28, 2016

NWF Presents: THE ROLLING STONES OLÉ OLÉ OLÉ! A TRIP ACROSS LATIN AMERICA

Posted by Guy Lavallee

  ONE NIGHT ONLY! SATURDAY, JANUARY 7th at 7:00PM – METRO CINEMA Screening Presented by    and            Special thanks to   WATCH THE TRAILER THE ROLLING STONES: OLÉ OLÉ OLÉ! A TRIP ACROSS LATIN AMERICA  Directed by Paul Dugdale | 2016 | 105 minutes | UK NORTHWESTFEST is proud toRead More…

October 5, 2016

NWF presents the YEG Premiere of GIMME DANGER

Posted by Guy Lavallee

PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH DEDFEST. *DEDFEST PASSES ARE VALID FOR THIS SCREENING* Emerging from Ann Arbor Michigan amidst a countercultural revolution, The Stooges’ powerful and aggressive style of rock-n-roll blew a crater in the musical landscape of the late 1960s. Assaulting audiences with a blend of rock, blues, R&B, and free jazz, the band plantedRead More…

August 16, 2016

NWF Presents the Edmonton Premiere of ICE GUARDIANS!

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ADVANCE TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT, BUT THERE WILL BE A LIMITED NUMBER OF TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR! DOORS OPEN AT 6PM, SO GET THERE EARLY TO SNAG YOUR TICKET! THERE WILL BE AT LEAST 20-25 TICKETS AVAILABLE.   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 @7PM METRO CINEMA at the GARNEAU VIP SPECIAL GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE – TICKETSRead More…

May 14, 2016

2016 JURY & AUDIENCE AWARDS ANNOUNCED!

Posted by Guy Lavallee

    THE 2016 MAGGIES were announced this evening, as part of Closing Night Festivities for NWF2016. Read on for the full list of this year’s films IN COMPETITION…wit the WINNERS listed in Bold.   The IndieCan Entertainment MADE IN CANADA FEATURE ($500 CASH PRIZE) Bugs on the Menu League of Exotique Dancers Migrant Dreams SpaceshipRead More…

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