2022 SCHEDULE

2022

Saturday, Jul 30, 2022 | Volunteer Buzz Event

Courtyard By Marriott, 90 Biscayne Cres, Brampton

12:00 PM – Volunteer Meet & Greet

5:00 PM – VIP Reception

Thursday, Aug 11, 2022 | Festival Kickoff

Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Dr, Mississauga

3:30 PM – Opening Ceremony & Press Conference

4:30 PM – Cocktail Reception

Thursday, Aug 11, 2022 | Opening Film Premieres

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

6:30 PM – Adh Chanani Raat (Punjabi – English subtitles)

6:30 PM – Last Film Show (Gujarati – English subtitles)

6:30 PM – No Land’s Man (English, Bengali, Hindi – English Subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Friday, Aug 12, 2022 | Opening Gala

Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Road W, Mississauga

5:00 PM – Red Carpet

6:00 PM – Cocktail Reception

7:00 PM – Dinner & Entertainment

10:00 PM – After Party

[Details & Tickets]

Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 | Feature Film Premieres

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

2:00 PM – Range Road 290 (Punjabi – English subtitles)

4:30 PM – The Orphanage (Dari – English subtitles) + Bad Omen (Persian – English subtitles)

6:30 PM – Pedro (Kannada – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 | Feature Film Premieres

Cineplex Odeon Morningside Cinemas, 785 Milner Ave, Scarborough

2:00 PM – Once Upon a Time in Calcutta (Bengali – English subtitles)

4:30 PM – Saturday Afternoon (Bengali – English subtitles)

6:30 PM – The Terrace – Chhaad (Bengali – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 | Short, Doc & Featurette Premieres

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

2:00 PM – IFFSA Big Shorts I

Ancora Non Lo So (Italian, Urdu – English subtitles)

Copeless (English, Punjabi – English subtitles)

Desi Standard Time Travel (English, Urdu – English subtitles)

Majboor-E-Mamool (English, Urdu – English subtitles)

My Son Went Quiet (English)

Sandstorm – Mulaqat (Urdu – English subtitles)

Sumati – (Hindi – English subtitles)

The Chase (English, Punjabi – English subtitles)

The Silent Echo (Nepali – English subtitles)

Tomorrow My Love (English)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

4:30 PM – IFFSA Big Shorts II

7 Star Dinosor Entertainment (Hindi – English subtitles)

Adventures of Faisal Rehman (Hindi – English subtitles)

Chhoti Shammez (Hindi – English subtitles)

Competitor (English, Punjabi – English subtitles)

Customized (English)

Hinglish (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

Kiss (Hindi – English subtitles)

Lohri (Punjabi – English subtitles)

Reverie (English)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 | Special Events

Courtyard By Marriott, 90 Biscayne Cres, Brampton

7:30 PM – Mughal-E-Azam: An Ode to a Masterpiece – By Shabana Azmi & Javed Akhtar

9:30 PM – Directors’ Lounge

[Details & Tickets]

Sunday, Aug 14, 2022 | Feature Film Premieres

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

1:00 PM – Palyad (Marathi – English subtitles)

3:30 PM – Dug Dug (Hindi – English subtitles)

5:30 PM – Shoebox (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

7:30 PM – Anatomy Of A Warrior (English)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Sunday, Aug 14, 2022 | Feature Film Premieres

Cineplex Odeon Morningside Cinemas, 785 Milner Ave, Scarborough

2:00 PM – No Ground Beneath The Feet (Bengali – English subtitles) + Morning Coffee (Bengali – English subtitles)

4:00 PM – Rehana Maryam Noor (Bengali – English subtitles)

6:30 PM – Deep6 (Bengali – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Sunday, Aug 14, 2022 | Pro Events

Courtyard By Marriott, 90 Biscayne Cres, Brampton

1:00 PM – Irrfaan Khan: Dialogues With The Wind – Masterclass With Anup Singh

4:00 PM – An Actor Prepares: Masterclass With Shabana Azmi

7:00 PM – Talking Films And Songs: Masterclass With Javed Akhtar

9:30 PM – Directors’ Lounge

[Details & Tickets]

Monday, Aug 15, 2022 | Pro Events

Greater Toronto Area, Ontario

11:00 AM – Delegates Rendevous & Networking Sessions

Monday, Aug 15, 2022 | Pro Events

The Alderlea, 40 Elizabeth St S, Brampton

5:00 PM – Directors’ Workshop With Gurvinder Singh

[Details & Tickets]

Monday, Aug 15, 2022 | Short, Doc & Featurette Premieres

IFFSA AT HOME: Virtual Theatre

7:00 PM – IFFSA Kaleidoscope I

5 Easy Steps To Make An Important Short Film (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

10 Minutes (Hindi – English subtitles)

Aalam (Hindi – English subtitles)

Arjun (Marathi – English subtitles)

Beti (Dutch, Hindi – English subtitles)

Cheepatakadumpa (Hindi – English subtitles)

Cycle (Bengali, Hindi – English subtitles)

Destination Paradise (Czech, English, Hindi, Ukrainian – English subtitles)

Gondhorvo (Bengali – English subtitles)

Impasse (Hindi, Tamil – English subtitles)

I Am Mahmood (Bengali, English, Hindi, Malayalam, Urdu – English subtitles)

Me Against The World (English)

Mintgumri (Punjabi – English subtitles)

Nauha (Hindi – English subtitles)

Nirop (Hindi, Marathi – English subtitles)

Stay Tuned (Urdu – English subtitles)

The Intern (English)

Those Seven Steps (English, Hindi, Punjabi – English subtitles)

The Way We Are (Hindi, Marathi – English subtitles)

We’ve Only Just Begun (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

Yaar Dost (Hindi – English subtitles)

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 | Pro Events

The Alderlea, 40 Elizabeth St S, Brampton

5:00 PM – Directors’ Workshop With Gurvinder Singh

[Details & Tickets]

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 | Take Action!

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

6:30 PM – Film Screenings Session

Interdependence: A Sunny Day (No Dialogue)

Interdependence: Last Dance (Icelandic – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Extraction – The Raft of Medusa (English)

Interdependence: Kingdom (German – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Lac (French – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Hungry Seagull (Chinese – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Megha’s Divorce (Hindi – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Tua Ingugu (Portuguese – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Olmo (Italian – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Ka Mura Ka Muri (Maori – English subtitles)

Interdependence: Qurut (English)

8:00 PM – Panel Discussion/Forum On Environment

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2022 | Short, Doc & Featurette Premieres

IFFSA AT HOME: Virtual Theatre

7:00 PM – IFFSA Kaleidoscope II

Any Given Night (English)

Basti (English, Hindi Kannada – English subtitles)

Bhirbhira (Marathi – English subtitles)

Bus Driver (English)

Fragrance (Bengali – English subtitles)

Grey Solar Game (Bengali – English subtitles)

Jazz Virk’s Haunted Addict (English)

Main Hoon Brampton (Hindi – English subtitles)

My Mother’s Girlfriend (Hindi, Marathi – English subtitles)

Nazarbazi (English, Persian – English subtitles)

Pariah (Hindi – English subtitles)

Pratyadanam (Hindi – English subtitles)

Thakur Bidya Bhusan (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

The Decision – Vikalp (Hindi – English subtitles)

The Games We Play (English)

The Hunger (Bengali – English subtitles)

Thodi Si Khushi (Hindi – English subtitles)

Trapped – Paash (Hindi – English subtitles)

Under The Waters (Marathi – English subtitles)

When Live Gives You Lemons (English)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 | Pro Events

The Alderlea, 40 Elizabeth St S, Brampton

5:00 PM – Directors’ Workshop With Gurvinder Singh

[Details & Tickets]

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 | Frame of Mind

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

6:30 PM – Film Screenings Session

Bobby (English)

Hindsight (English)

Is This Mrs Varma? (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

Oonch Neech (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

Raavi (Punjabi – English subtitles)

Silence (English)

Wayne (English)

8:00 PM – Panel Discussion/Forum On Mental Health

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 | Short, Doc & Featurette Premieres

IFFSA AT HOME: Virtual Theatre

7:00 PM – IFFSA Kaleidoscope III

Anekantvad (English, Hindi, Punjabi – English subtitles)

Are you Okay? (English)

Burried & Forgotten (English)

Dark Endings (English)

Kicking Balls (Hindi – English subtitles)

Little Wings (Tamil – English subtitles)

Meet The Guptas (English)

Mission Dadu (Hindi – English subtitles)

Mr. Lawyer (Hindi – English subtitles)

Pandemia (English, Urdu – English subtitles)

Post Office (Gujarati – English subtitles)

Safar (Hindi – English subtitles)

Sami Saanj (Gujarati – English subtitles)

Subscribe/Follow (English)

The Hideout (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

The Wall (Bengali – English subtitles)

There Is No Other Way To Do This (English)

Together (Hindi – English subtitles)

Vidyalaya (English)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 | Bespoke Cocktail Reception

Anokhi, 200 County Court Blvd, Brampton

4:30 PM – Cocktail Reception & Networking

Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 | Pro Events

The Alderlea, 40 Elizabeth St S, Brampton

5:00 PM – Directors’ Workshop With Gurvinder Singh

[Details & Tickets]

Thursday, Aug 18, 2022 | Feature Film Premiere

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

6:30 PM – Gandhi & Company (Gujarati – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Friday, Aug 19, 2022 | Doc-Feature Film Premiere

IFFSA AT HOME: Virtual Theatre

1:00 PM – Kaifinama (Urdu, Hindi – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Friday, Aug 19, 2022 | Open Air Music Fest

Gage Park, 45 Main St S, Brampton

5:30 PM – Flowertown Jukebox | Blues, Rythm & Blues, Rock & Roll, Country, Pop | Celebrated Canadian Artists

[Details]

Saturday, Aug 20, 2022 | Music Films

Sheridan College Grounds, 7899 Mclaughlin Rd, Brampton

12:30 PM – Music Films Showcase

[Details]

Saturday, Aug 20, 2022 | Open Air Music Fest

Sheridan College Grounds, 7899 Mclaughlin Rd, Brampton

12:30 PM – BTown MegaFest | All Day Fun, Food & Music | Punjabi Pop, Urban, Bollywood | Canadian and International Artists

[Details]

Sunday, Aug 21, 2022 | Feature Film Premiere | Closing Film

Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga

2:00 PM – Invisible Demons (English, Hindi – English subtitles)

[Details & Tickets/FREE Passes]

Sunday, Aug 21, 2022 | Music Concert & Closing Ceremony

Rose Theatre, 1 Theatre lane, Brampton

5:30 PM – Sufi & Folk Sounds | Sanam Marvi Live In Concert | Closing Ceremony

[Details & Tickets]

*Festival management reserves the right to modify schedule and replace content under unforeseen circumstances. All film screenings are for 18+ audience.