July 16-Sept 3. If you thought that Canada was just an exporting nation of cinematic natural resources like the two Ryans (Gosling and Reynolds), Denis Villeneuve, Jean-Marc Vallée and even Margaret Atwood, think again. Yes, there is a long, distinguished history of Canadians working south of our border, but just wait until you see what's being made by Canadian film artists on their own northern terra firma. If you're curious about what's going on up there above the 49th parallel, here are 13 excellent examples to help you find out. After all, so we've been told, the world needs more Canada.
Canada Now 2018 at AFI Silver Theatre is presented by Telefilm Canada in partnership with the Embassy of Canada in Washington D.C. Special thanks to the Canadian Film Institute and the Québec Government Office in Washington.