Canadian International Comedy Film Festival

February 26, 2020

February 29, 2020

$8 - $15

The Park Theatre & WFG Cinematheque, Winnipeg


Events Description

Canada’s LONGEST RUNNING, LARGEST and MOST MAJESTIC COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL – The Canadian International Comedy Film Festival — CICFF!

So put on your laughing shoes and your stretchy pants and have what some have called ” … the most fun you can have in Winnipeg for a reasonable price …” You can’t buy that kind of an endorsement!

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm | CICFF Local Heroes – A laugh-filled retrospective of all-local Winnipeg-made films from past CICFF events.

9:00 pm – 10:30 pm |The Twentieth Century – Special encore engagement of Matthew Rankin’s insane laugh riot.

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm | Boys vs. Girls – Kevin McDonald and Colin Mochrie star in Michael Stasko’s raucous summer camp Canadian comedy, preceded by Damien Ferland’s hilarious short Bible Camp Memories.

9:00 pm – 10:30 pm | Tapeworm – CICFF favourites Miloš Mitrovič and Fabian Velasco’s deadpan Winnipeg comedy hit returns to the big screen by popular demand.

Friday, February 28th, 2020

7:00 pm – 8:45 pm | Best of the Fests – A 7-year retrospective of comedy classics and award winners from our festival’s previous seasons. Come and enjoy some of your old favourites and some gut busting laughs.

9:00 pm – 10:30 pm | Dark, Edgy, & Out There Comedy-This is our chance to share some of the more R-rated comedic gems we’ve received both this year and over our entire history. This one isn’t for the faint of heart – or those under 18.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Afternoon Screenings- A selection of the funniest long-form films submitted this year

Admission is free! Come out on a lazy Saturday afternoon for some laughs.

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Cocktail Reception- Enjoy complimentary appetizers with drink specials before the gala screening. Mingle with filmmakers and actors from the evening’s films.

7:30 PM – 11:00 PM | Gala Screening – The big Kahuna! We have games, prizes, the comedic stylings of our most excellent MC and comedy legend Big Daddy Tazz, and of course the funniest films from around the world! This has become a mid-winter tradition of belly-laughs in Winnipeg! Don’t miss it!


Tickets : General $10, Students/Seniors $8, Members $6

Afternoon screening, Cocktail reception, Evening gala – Early Bird $10; Regular $15

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Date & Time: February 26 – 29, 2020


Gala and Awards Evening @ The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg

Other events at WFG Cinematheque, 304 – 100 Arthur St, Winnipeg

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