About ALFF

Canada's largest film festival north of 60° is a celebration of Northern, Canadian and international cinema and takes place in the heart of winter in Whitehorse. The 18th anniversary Available Light Film Festival includes 80+ events: 40+ screenings, 4 Available Light Cabarets, 3 exhibitions, workshops and the ALFF Industry conference with filmmakers and industry delegates. Guest directors, artists and screen talent who have attended ALFF include: Alanis Obomsawin, Sandra Oh, Gavin Crawford, Tanya Tagaq, Ben Ratner, Joel Thomas Hynes, Guy Maddin, John Walker, Nettie Wild, Zacharias Kunuk, Gil Cardinal, Charles Officer, Don McKellar, Neil Diamond, Carol Geddes, Omar Majeed, Peter Wintonick, Stéphane Lafleur, Gabrielle Rose, Sherry White, Tantoo Cardinal, Alan Zweig, Naomi Sneickus, Jesse Zubot, Maureen Bradley, Charles Wilkinson, Nettie Wild, David Hamilton, Peter Raymont, Nick Brandestini, Sonia Boileau, Allan Code, Suzanne Crocker, Avi Federgreen, Daniel Janke, Raj Panikkar, Carl Bessai, Ann Marie Fleming, Daniel Cross, Julia Ivanova, Daniel MacIvor, Lulu Keating, Michelle Latimer, Amanda Strong, Jesse Wente, Shane Koyczan, Mila Aung-Thwin, Josh Epstein, Carmen Pollard, Michael Lawrenchuk, Ingrid Veninger, Melanie Wood, Chilton Crane, Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Helen Haig-Brown, Naomi Mark, Renée Beaulieu, Milliefiore Clarkes, Richard Van Camp, Sean Devlin, Jasmin Mozafarri.

Available Light Film Festival (ALFF) is hiring!

Like Films? Meeting friendly folks? Working on the biggest film festival in Canada north of the 60th parallel? ALFF is looking for you! Join our team and help bring brilliant stories to our screens this February!

We are hiring for the following short-term contract positions:

Ideal candidates will have a valid driver’s license and be able to work both self-directed and as part of a team. More detailed contract descriptions available here.

If you have interest in any of the positions listed, please provide us with a short cover letter outlining your interest and applicable skills for the position, along with a recent résumé to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

ALFF team list

Past Programs

Contact the
Yukon Film Society

212 Lambert St.
Whitehorse, YT
Y1A 1Z4

867 393 3456

867 393 3456

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ALFF Sponsors

Sponsors Government of YukonCanada Council for the ArtsLotteries YukonTelefilm CanadaCanada Media FundCity of WhitehorseAir North, Yukon's AirlineSuper ChannelNorthwesTel Community TVLa Tournée Québec CinémaOutpost 31NWT Film CommissionDirectors Guild of CanadaYukon, North of OrdinaryNFBAFYArctic Star PrintingMusic YukonDriving ForceMolotov TattooKwanlin Dün Cultural CentreMuktuk AdventuresWinterlong BrewingJazz YukonWhat's Up YukonCouncil of Yukon First NationsCarcross Tagish First NationTrue North RespiratoryYukon News