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:

September 2016
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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
September 4, 2016 September 5, 2016 September 6, 2016

Inside Out Short to Feature Award

September 7, 2016 September 8, 2016 September 9, 2016

Victoria Film Festival Late Deadline

September 10, 2016

IMAGE+NATION Deadline

September 11, 2016 September 12, 2016 September 13, 2016

Producing - Intro to Producing

September 14, 2016 September 15, 2016 September 16, 2016 September 17, 2016

Fall Video Kitchen

September 18, 2016 September 19, 2016 September 20, 2016

Producing - Creative

September 21, 2016 September 22, 2016 September 23, 2016 September 24, 2016

Fall Video Kitchen

September 25, 2016 September 26, 2016 September 27, 2016

Producing - Creative

September 28, 2016 September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016 October 1, 2016

CIP Travel Grant Deadline

Fall Video Kitchen

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)