20th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
October 22-27, 2019

The global hub for Indigenous-made media arts. Each year, imagineNATIVE presents a selection of film, video, audio, digital media, and exhibitions each created by Indigenous artists from Canada and around the world, in addition to a series of panels and workshops.

imagineNATIVE Institute
Indigenous-led professional
development opportunities

A new department within imagineNATIVE that houses year-round professional development programs, events, and talks for Indigenous screen and digital content creators. The Institute strives to provide Indigenous-led opportunities that will address gaps within the industry.

imagineNATIVE Film + VR Tour
Our largest initiative outside of
our annual Festival

The imagineNATIVE Film + VR Tour is imagineNATIVE's largest initiative outside of our annual Festival. The Tour brings Indigenous-made film and video works, community engagement activities, and youth workshops to communities across Canada.




imagineNATIVE is the world's largest presenter of Indigenous screen content.

We are a registered charity committed to inspiring and connecting communities through original, Indigenous film and media arts.

Our Festival, Tour, Institute and year-round initiatives showcase, promote, and celebrate Canadian and international Indigenous filmmakers and media artists and create a greater understanding of Indigenous peoples, cultures, and artistic expressions.