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Tulip Fever

November 8, 2017 Based on the novel by celebrated author Deborah Moggach (These Foolish Things), Tulip Fever tells the tale of a torrid romance between a painter and a beautiful, young married woman at the height of tulip mania in 17th-century Amsterdam. Director Justin Chadwick once again employs his masterful eye for detail to bring this period drama to…
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2016 Scholarship & Bursary Awards

For 2016, the Kelowna Film Society awarded three scholarships to students attending Capilano University in North Vancouver.  After reading the following profiles, you will see why we think that Capilano must be impressed with the calibre of students that transfer from SD#23 to their programs! [caption id="attachment_2785" align="alignleft" width="276"] Dylan Monteith, scholarship winner from Lake…
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Annual General Meeting

Kelowna Film Society 2017 Annual General meeting will be held Wednesday June 14th, 2017 at Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna, BC. The meeting will commence at 7:00 pm. The bursary winners enrolled in a post-secondary film school and grants for local film makers will be awarded. Coffee and snacks will be provided. All audience participants welcome.…
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Film Circuit People’s Choice Awards

This year's Film Circuit People's Choice Awards voting is now open! Please vote for your favorite Canadian and international film screened by Kelowna Film Society in 2017. Voting takes place between now and March 1st, 2018 on the TIFF website: http://v1.tiff.net/filmcircuit/filmcircuit-awards A draw will be held at the end of the voting period and one lucky voter will win a cash prize…
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Film Selection Volunteer Opening

The film selection committee has a current vacancy and is looking for letters of interest. The committee generally meet once a season to review and recommend films, prepare short lists, and write brief film summaries for the brochures and web site. If this interests you, please send an email of application indicating the reasons why you…
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2016 Contest for Local Filmmakers – deadline Feb 8/16!

The Kelowna Film Society is again supporting local filmmakers! CONTEST to WIN a bursary to attend the Okanagan Film Fundamentals Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course happening in March!!!! Developed in partnership with film industry union guilds, this course provides you with the information you need to know before you work on set. Topics include: growth…
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Scholarship and Bursary Award History

The Kelowna Film Society is pleased to offer scholarships or bursaries each year in support of students in film programs. Similar support may also be available for local film projects. Thanks to the steady audience attendance, the Society is able to aid budding film students and local filmmakers with substantial scholarships and grants. At the…
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2015 Scholarship & Bursary Awards

We were pleased to be able to award $6000 in scholarships this year thanks to you, our dedicated film goers. Yannie accepted her award at our AGM in June. Parents accepted on behalf of Bo and Malibu who were both out of town. We hope that when you read the following information on these students,…
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2014 Scholarship & Bursary Awards

These awards were presented at the 2014 Annual General Meeting of Kelowna Film Society(KFS) which occurred in June 2014. [caption id="attachment_2188" align="alignleft" width="441"] Pictured from L to R Malibu Taetz, Chelsea McIvoy (film maker), Patrick Parry, Kiano Zamoni (film maker), Brenda Gilbert (KFS Board), Bo Rouck[/caption] A total of $7250 was given to two film…
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Tickets

[caption id="attachment_1937" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ticket Purchase Line up to the left of the Box Office[/caption] Tickets are available for purchase on Wednesday evenings prior to the showing of that nights film. You must present your Kelowna Film Society Membership Card in order to purchase a ticket. Memberships may be purchased at the door for $1.00 and…
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