Calgary International Film Festival (Closing Gala the Smalls! - The Grand)

Calgary International Film Festival (Volunteer Orientation)

The Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) is a 12-day showcase of up to 200 multi-genre films from Canada and over 40 other countries. The festival hosts gala events, screenings, award ceremonies and special presentations. We host a large number of participating filmmakers from our backyard and round the world and connect them with the audience through post-screening question and answer periods, mingling at our events, and through panels and film talks open to the general public.

Each year’s line-up is presented in series that group CIFF’s offerings into easily identifiable categories including Canadian, American and World Cinema, Documentaries, Late Shows and Shorts. We also present a number of awards to outstanding films selected by our audiences and esteemed juries.

In addition to the festival, CIFF presents Doc Soup, a six-month screening series of award-winning and critically acclaimed documentary films presented in conjunction with the Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival.

Butterfly Lovers - Global Fest

One of the biggest and one of the best Fireworks company, Lidu Fireworks kicked off Global Fest Fireworks, Lidu Fireworks did the Olympics in Beijing and has done shows all over the world.
The Fireworks were choreographed to music, it was not just one bomb or/and one shell show. It was combination of movements and different color coordinated with music.


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Pakistani Flag Hoisting Ceremony

There was a lot of excitement, as a large crowd came out to celebrate and be part of history making event for Pakistani community living in Canada, Pakistani flag hoisting ceremony at Calgary City Hall on August 14 (Pakistan Independence Day).
The event was hosted by the Pakistani Canadian Culture Association of Alberta.

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