The mission of the Friends of Film Society of Powell River is:
-To raise the general public’s artistic appreciation, knowledge and appreciation of cinematic art by producing and operating an annual film festival in the town of Powell River, BC
-To provide a forum for students and the general public to view, discuss and learn from documentary films of the highest aesthetic quality, and to learn the art of filmmaking
-To enhance the knowledge and development of local and regional filmmakers by offering workshops on topics such as animation, camera technology, sound and editing
About POWELL RIVER FILM FESTIVAL
The Powell River Film Festival runs each February on the upper Sunshine Coast of BC, showcasing the latest independent documentaries, short films and feature dramas. We present the Adventures in Film Camp for 15-19 year olds with the local Rotary Club, and bring children to the theatre with our School Film Fest. For more info please visit our website, www.prfilmfestival.ca . The Friends of Film Society of Powell River is a registered non-profit society.