Film & Video Arts

Edmonton's Media Arts Community

THE FILM AND VIDEO ARTS SOCIETY OF ALBERTA (FAVA) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that supports the production, exhibition and distribution of film, video and media art in Northern Alberta. From celluloid to 4K; narrative to experimental to documentary and beyond, we’re your one-stop DIY shop. For information on equipment rentals, events, classes and more about FAVA see the menus above. Explore the site – we’ve got videos, a member directory, a blog with posts from our membership, and more! And remember, there’s no such thing as a dead format.

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FAVA FEST APRIL 19 & 22, 2016!

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FAVA FEST 2016 celebrates film, video and media art in Northern Alberta. Mix and mingle with Northern Alberta’s filmmakers, see award-winning films, and take a gamble on our silent auction. We’ll keep the party going at FAVA GALA with a special live performance from The Hearts! You don’t want to miss all of this local talent. Get dressed to the nines and raise a glass to the best of Edmonton’s independent media art.

Featured Videos

What is FAVA?

Katrina Beatty

Eva Colmers

FAVA FEST 2016 – Outstanding Achievement Award

Larry Kelly

FAVA FEST 2016 – Outstanding Achievement Award

FAVA Gala 2016

Tom Gunia

logo-graphic-3DIY FAVA

Multiple Choice

What would you like to do?

B) Make something

C) Come see

Choose your topic below.

D) Contact FAVA

Main Office: 780-429-1671

Rentals: 780-424-4368

Contact 

CHECK OUT THE BRAND NEW

Membership Directory

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Navigating fava.ca

Select from the following tabs to navigate the main sections of this website. This site is organized by the main menu categories listed at the top of each page. Read more about each of the main sections of the menu and follow the links to the corresponding content.

FAVA

Broad Strokes / Brass Tacks

The 5 Ws of FAVA. Also A Calendar, News, and shout outs to the Community.

PROGRAMS

EVENTS

The To Do List

FAVA hosts a variety of events each year including: The FAVA Summer Party, Gotta Minute Film Festival, FAVA Holiday Party, FAVA FEST, Screenings.

MEMBERS

Join and Meet the Members

This section is for and about the membership and includes info on how to join as well as member profiles and works.

CONTACT

Get in Touch

Main Office: 780-429-1671

Rentals: 780-424-4368

Contact

BEST IN SHOW

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logo-graphic-3CALENDAR

Check out all the upcoming events and activities at FAVA and in the community.

Check out some calendar categories:

August 2016
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
July 31, 2016

Whistler Film Festival Late Deadline

Rainbow Visions Film Festival Regular Deadline

August 1, 2016 August 2, 2016 August 3, 2016 August 4, 2016 August 5, 2016 August 6, 2016
August 7, 2016 August 8, 2016 August 9, 2016 August 10, 2016 August 11, 2016 August 12, 2016

FAVA Summer Party

August 13, 2016
August 14, 2016

Rainbow Visions Film Festival Extended Deadline

August 15, 2016

Edmonton Short Film Festival - Final Deadline

Whistler Film Festival Extended Late Deadline

August 16, 2016 August 17, 2016 August 18, 2016 August 19, 2016 August 20, 2016
August 21, 2016 August 22, 2016 August 23, 2016 August 24, 2016 August 25, 2016 August 26, 2016 August 27, 2016
August 28, 2016

Pile of Bones Deadline

FAVA Free-for-all: Editing

August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016 August 31, 2016 September 1, 2016

Aboriginal Traditional Arts Individual Project Grants Deadline

EAC Edmonton Artists' Trust Fund Deadline

September 2, 2016 September 3, 2016

By the Numbers

4149+

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Bookings

in 2014

330+

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Rental Items

over $500

220+

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Members

in good standing

85+

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New Works

in 2015

FAVA Endowment Fund

Let's reach $100 000

The Society established an endowment fund in 2012 and has contributed to it in 2013, 2014, and 2015. The fund is administered by the Edmonton Community Foundation. The purpose of the fund is to create an investment resource that will help sponsor artist training, production and distribution far into Alberta’s future.

Endowment Fund (Goal $100 000)

25%

Increase in Donations (2012-2013)

27%

FAVA Annual Reports

Annual Report 2014

Annual Report 2013

© 2015 - FAVA (Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta)