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.

FAVA FEST APRIL 19 & 22, 2016!

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

FAVA Gala 2015

Christina Ienna

Larry Kelly

FAVA FEST 2016 – Outstanding Achievement Award

Eva Colmers

FAVA FEST 2016 – Outstanding Achievement Award

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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FRESHEST GEAR

the equipment you need

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YOU NEED LIGHTS

for camera and action

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FILM FAKED IT'S DEATH

it's alive at fava

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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

logo-graphic-3CALENDAR

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

Check out some calendar categories:

May 2016
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
April 24, 2016 April 25, 2016 April 26, 2016

Screenwriting

April 27, 2016

Annual General Meeting

April 28, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

April 29, 2016 April 30, 2016

Winter Main Course

May 1, 2016 May 2, 2016 May 3, 2016

Screenwriting

May 4, 2016 May 5, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

May 6, 2016 May 7, 2016

Winter Main Course

May 8, 2016 May 9, 2016 May 10, 2016 May 11, 2016 May 12, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

May 13, 2016 May 14, 2016

Winter Main Course

May 15, 2016 May 16, 2016 May 17, 2016

FilmReel Info Session

May 18, 2016 May 19, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

May 20, 2016 May 21, 2016

Winter Main Course

May 22, 2016 May 23, 2016 May 24, 2016 May 25, 2016 May 26, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

May 27, 2016 May 28, 2016

Winter Main Course

May 29, 2016

FAVA Free-for-all: Camera

May 30, 2016 May 31, 2016 June 1, 2016 June 2, 2016

Spring Video Kitchen

June 3, 2016 June 4, 2016

By the Numbers

4149+

+
Bookings

in 2014

330+

+
Rental Items

over $500

220+

+
Members

in good standing

85+

+
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)