Sponsorship Announcement

Centretown Movies is pleased to announce that the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) – National Capital Region will be one of the sponsors of our 2016 season. We have had the pleasure of working with PSAC for two seasons as a community partner. Their screenings of The Lego Movie and Selma were some of our most popular nights ever. Through their sponsorship, we will be updating some important pieces of our screening equipment. These updates are necessary in order to keep up with the needs of our fast-growing festival. We are very excited to be working with an organization that does such amazing work here in Ottawa and all over Canada.

To read more about CMOFF and our sponsors please visit our About page.

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Centretown Movies is an annual outdoor film festival created by the community, for the community, to revitalize underused urban space in Ottawa’s downtown. Every Friday and Saturday beginning in mid-July through the month of August, Centretown Movies shows popular, family friendly movies in our open-air, walk-in theatre in Dundonald Park. Admission is always pay-what-you-can. Centretown Movies is a volunteer driven project, run by a volunteer organizing committee. The festival has one paid employee—the festival coordinator, who is hired for six weeks during the summer. The project was founded primarily by a grant from the Trillium Foundation. The City of Ottawa provides some financial support and Centretown Community Health Centre (CCHC) sponsors Centretown Movies and provides assistance with staffing and administration. In the past, Centretown Movies has been sponsored by the Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation (CCOC), where we still store our equipment. The festival was launched in the summer of 2001. In 2006, the festival moved to Dundonald Park where it will be held this year. Previous seasons have been held at the old Technical High School field, in a vacant lot at the corner of Bank and Slater and on Sparks Street.

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