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CineVic is an artist-run society which provides independent filmmakers and media artists with affordable and accessible development opportunities, programming, and equipment resources.

What We Offer


CineVic Membership is open to anyone who demonstrates filmmaking or videography ability, or interest in developing this ability in the art and craft of filmmaking and videography.


CineVic has the gear for your
📽 indie film
🎬 web series
📹 documentary
▶ viral video
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Workshops & Programming

Register for workshops and training sessions. Apply for professional development and film production opportunities. Attend screenings, artist talks, and social networking events.

Upcoming Events

Behind the Scene: Victoria Film Community Open House

26 May 2018

Vancouver Island South Film and Media Commission and CineVic Society of Independent Filmmakers are excited to present the first ever “Behind the Scene – Victoria Film Community Open House.” If you are interested in learning more about the members of Victoria’s thriving film community, or looking to network with other filmmakers, then this is the city-wide event for you!

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Introduction to Auditions w/ Joanne Wilson

2 June 2018

Joanne Wilson, veteran actor and acting teacher (VAD Arts, Screen Actors Studio), is offering a 3 hour workshop on June 2, 2018. This workshop will introduce you to some of the basics of auditioning for film & TV; how to slate for the camera, how to act with a ‘reader’, and how to quickly find an objective and create relationship within the scene. She’ll also offer a few tips on how to deal with those auditioning nerves!

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RED Scarlet Workshop w/ Daniel Carruthers

13 June 2018

CineVic is slashing the rental price of our RED Scarlet camera package in half, from $150/day to the new rate of $75/day! If you always thought this camera was too intimidating, now is your chance to learn how easy it really is to use. Daniel Carruthers, CineVic’s Equipment Manager and professional Cinematographer, will go over the set up, menus, lenses, and provide tips on exposure and lighting. With summer on the horizon, there has never been a better time to shoot your next short film in full 4K resolution.

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Latest News

Short Circuit: Pacific Rim 2018 Award Winners

Thank you so much to all of the filmmakers that entered and participated in Short Circuit: Pacific Rim! Every year we are shocked at how many talented filmmakers there are, and this year was no exception. 😉

And now, without further ado, this year’s Short Circuit: Pacific Rim award winners are…

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CHEK News – Short Circuit Feature

Thank you to Steve Grebanier at CHEK News for producing this excellent segment on our upcoming Short Circuit: Pacific Rim Film Festival! SoundCHEK: Short Circuit Pacific Rim Film Festival arrives at the Vic Theatre

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Vic News – Short Circuit Feature

A huge thank you to Don Descoteau at Vic News for featuring CineVic in their latest issue! The full article is available here.  FAB FILMS: Short Circuit Pacific Rim festival expands international flavour

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Video Gallery

Sit back and enjoy some amazing work by CineVic members, and relive some of our past programming. Go ahead. Binge.

House of Glass

A satirical look at a day in the life of Donald Trump by directing duo Ft. Langley.

Pity Party – Teaser Trailer

There’s no worse time to experience a mid-mid life crisis, than during the end of the world. Directed by Ashley Good.

All Clear

A music video for Aiden Knight by directing duo Ft. Langley.


CineVic Membership is open to anyone who demonstrates filmmaking or videography ability/techniques or interest in developing this ability in the art and craft of filmmaking and videography.