23rd Annual World Community Film Festival 2014 – Viewer Clips

Below is a short video from Free2BeYou featuring some comments from festival-goers at the 2014 World Community Film Festival.

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This video was produced in collaboration with the Comox Valley Global Awareness Network.

CVGAN_logoThe CV Global Awareness Network (CVGAN) is an initiative conceived by Comox Valley people involved in social justice and international development, in order to support their actions around social justice and global awareness. The CVGAN focuses on capacity-building, networking, and learning through regional forums, events and workshops focused delivered in flexible, creative, and innovative ways. Membership in CVGAN is free.

The CVGAN is encouraged by the BC Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC), a coalition of individuals and NGO’s working to achieve sustainable human development across the globe, and receives funding from the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) via the BCCIC. Check out their website at www.cvglobalawareness.com

2014 World Community Film Festival – Film Descriptions

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Below you will find a list of films, starting with our Friday night opening features and chronologically (kind of) making its way to our closing films on Saturday.

Click on the film title to view the full description for each film.

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7:30pm @ The Sid Williams Theatre


Saturday @ various venues 

Family Film Festival - Lower Sid Theatre:


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8pm @ The Sid Williams Theatre


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2014 Sponsors – World Community Film Festival

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Now Accepting Submissions for the 23rd World Community Film Festival

We are accepting submissions for the 23rd World Community Film Festival (www.worldcommunity.ca) to be held in Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada January 31 and February 1, 2014.

There is no entry fee. Simply forward a DVD (NTSC) to the address below. Alternatively, if there is a way to preview online with a password, that would be great.


Our festival is a juried, non-competitive event focusing on social justice and environmental issues and the struggles of people for peace and justice around the world. We purchase DVD copies of all successful entries with non-commercial public performance rights for multiple screenings.
We screen 25 - 30 DVDs , almost exclusively documentaries, at our main festival, and we sponsor the Travelling World Community Film Festival in several communities in B.C. and the rest of Canada.
Please visit the Film Festival page on our website to familiarize yourself with the nature of our program in previous years.
Feel free to contact us for more information.  We look forward to your reply.
Janet Fairbanks & Wayne Bradley – World Community Film Festival
PO Box 3192Courtenay, BC,Canada V9N 5N4
(250) 337-5412