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 2019 Call for Submissions

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FAVA FEST 2019 Call for Submissions is now OPEN. Our annual celebration of FAVA members’ work is coming in 2019 dates TBD! Now is the time to submit your completed film to the festival in the Awards of Excellence category. If you’ve got a new project on the burner, consider applying to our Production Awards. Check out the info regarding guidelines and deadlines and submit your application!

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:

November 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
October 28, 2018

FAVA Free-for-all: Lighting

FAVA Free-for-all: Lighting
October 29, 2018 October 30, 2018

Intermediate Screenwriting

Intermediate Screenwriting
October 31, 2018 November 1, 2018 November 2, 2018 November 3, 2018

Video Kitchen (Fall)

Video Kitchen (Fall)
November 4, 2018 November 5, 2018 November 6, 2018

Intermediate Screenwriting

Intermediate Screenwriting
November 7, 2018 November 8, 2018 November 9, 2018 November 10, 2018

Video Kitchen (Fall)

Video Kitchen (Fall)
November 11, 2018 November 12, 2018 November 13, 2018

Intermediate Screenwriting

Intermediate Screenwriting
November 14, 2018 November 15, 2018 November 16, 2018 November 17, 2018

Video Kitchen (Fall)

Video Kitchen (Fall)
November 18, 2018 November 19, 2018 November 20, 2018 November 21, 2018 November 22, 2018 November 23, 2018 November 24, 2018

Video Kitchen (Fall)

Video Kitchen (Fall)
November 25, 2018 November 26, 2018 November 27, 2018 November 28, 2018 November 29, 2018 November 30, 2018 December 1, 2018

Video Kitchen (Fall)

Video Kitchen (Fall)

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 2016

Annual Report 2015

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