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The Hamilton area has a growing number of film festivals throughout the year. Local organizations offer training opportunities for those who want to learn the craft of film making.



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Hamilton: Why film anywhere else?


A list of films shot in Hamilton.


NFB Film Club

The Hamilton Public Library and the National Film Board (NFB) proudly present films in partnership. Check the library website for upcoming screenings. 


Film Festivals

AGH World Film Festival

Ancaster Film Fest

Canadian International Annual Film Festival 

Francophone Film Festival

Hamilton Music and Film Festival

Hamilton Eco Film & Arts Festival

Hamilton Film Festival 

the Factory Works Screening Series

the Hamilton24


Film & Media Organizations

Community Centre for Media Arts (CCMA)


Fenian Films

Hamilton Video and Film Makers

the Factory : Hamilton Media Arts Centre



NFB Films Online

Telefilm Canada


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Due to branch construction, the parking lot at Kenilworth Branch is unavailable, including the branch's accessible parking space. As an alternative, the closest library locations with access to barrier-free parking are the Barton Branch, 571 Barton St E and the Red Hill Branch, 695 Queenston Rd.‚Äč We apologize for any inconvenience.

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