Windsor International Film Festival


WIFF 2012 Unveils an Exciting Roster of Guests

The Windsor International Film Festival (WIFF) is pleased to welcome a stellar group of guests, including directors, producers, actors, and industry professionals, to help celebrate its 8th anniversary.

The festival is especially pleased to welcome director Nisha Pahuja and producer Cornelia Principe of The World Before Her for Opening Night on Wednesday, November 7th.

With 52 dramatic, documentary, and short films screening at the Capitol Theatre, WIFF audiences will have a number of opportunities to engage in Q and A sessions with the film guests following their individual screenings. WIFF runs until Sunday, November 11th.

Confirmed Guests

  • Producer Cornelia Principe, The World Before Her, (Best Canadian Feature, Hot Docs 2012; Best Documentary Feature, Tribeca 2012).
  • Producer and Executive Producer Daniel Iron, Inescapable, Picture Day.
  • Director Nisha Pahuja, The World Before Her, (Best Canadian Feature, Hot Docs 2012; Best Documentary Feature, Tribeca 2012).
  • Director Kate Melville, Picture Day.
  • Director Sandra Feldman, Please Kill Mr. Know It All.
  • Director Kyle Mosonyi, Riot.
  • Assistant Director and Dialect Coach Fadia Nadda, Inescapable.
  • Actor Alex Ozerov, Blackbird (Best Canadian First Feature, Toronto International Film Festival 2012).
  • Actors Mizinga Mwinga and Alain Bastien, Rebelle (Canada’s 2013 Academy Award® entry for Best Foreign Film; Best Narrative Feature, Tribeca Film Festival 2012).
  • Executive Director Chris McDonald, Hot Docs.

Ticket Info

Ticket information for the WIFF Monthly Film Series is posted under the "Buy Tickets" menu at the top of the page.

WIFF at a Glance

Stay tuned to this spot for details about WIFF's summer screenings. And be sure to mark your calendars for our upcoming 10th Anniversary celebrations. WIFF 2014 runs Saturday, November 1st to Sunday, November 9th.

48 Hour Flickfest

The 2014 FlickFest production dates are October 17th to 19th. Kick off orientation meeting is Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 5:30 pm in room 111 at MediaPlex, 275 Victoria Avenue.

For information about 2014 FlickFest productions, check How to Get Started and 48-hour FlickFest Package.

FlickFest is a fun, spirited event that epitomizes the grit, passion and determination of making films. Finalists are celebrated at WIFF closing night ceremonies where the Mark Boscariol Best of FlickFest Award is presented.

Get Involved!

Discover WIFF and see great films that entertain, enlighten, and celebrate the art of the moving image. For more information, go to the "Contact Us' page.

If you're from out of town, explore the WIFF website for hotel and visitor information, and start planning your next visit. Click here for a map of downtown Windsor.


  • ACFO Regionale Windsor-Essex-Kent
  • The City Grill
  • Club Riverside/Sertoma
  • HCA Mindbox
  • KelCom
  • National Bank of Canada
  • Polaris
  • WFCU
  • Windsor Laser Eye Institute

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