FAVA Board of Directors

The people you, the membership, have elected to run the place.

FAVA's Board of Directors

FAVA uses the management board model for governing and directing the activities of the co-op. The board meets monthly and is actively involved with both the staff and membership often on a daily basis. We have standing committees for Production and Finances, which also meet monthly.

Current Board

President: Jaro Malanowski

Vice President: Dave Morgan

Treasurer: Clare Mullen

Communications Chair: Edmon Rotea

Film Chair: David Baron

Video Chair: Ryan Dupas

Exhibition Chair: Dana Rayment

Programming Chair:

Board of Directors

Jaro Malanowski


Dave Morgan

Vice President

Clare Mullen


Dana Rayment

Exhibition & Distribution Chair

David Baron

Film Chair

Ryan Dupas

Video Chair


The Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta (FAVA) is an artist-run centre that facilitates and supports the production, exhibition, distribution, and preservation of independent film, video and new media art in Northern Alberta.


FAVA’s vision is to offer excellent and nationally recognized resources and opportunities to a diverse community of artists, to create and showcase independent film, video and media art.

The Tour

What is FAVA?

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)


Increase in Donations (2012-2013)




FAVA Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016

Annual Report 2015


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.


Broad Strokes / Brass Tacks

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



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.


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.


Get in Touch

Main Office: 780-429-1671

Rentals: 780-424-4368


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