The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Reminder: Durham Region Film Festival taking place Sept. 25 to 27

WHITBY, ON August 31, 2015

Durham Region residents and visitors are reminded that the first-ever Durham Region Film Festival is quickly approaching. Festival passes and tickets are currently on sale through the Regent Theatre Box Office at

The three-day event will feature short- and feature-film screenings, family activities, movie-making demonstrations, production workshops, and question and answer sessions with film talent. 


Sept. 25 to 27, 2015. 


The Durham Region Film Festival will take place at two locations in Durham—the Regent Theatre in Oshawa, and Docville Wild West Movie Set in Newcastle


The inaugural festival aims to bring the magic of film on-screen and behind-the-scenes to local residents and visitors with an exciting line-up of films, a series of informative filmmaking workshops and interactive activities.


For more information about the Durham Region Film Festival programming, and to purchase festival tickets, please visit

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For more information, please contact Corporate Communications.