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CSFF Virtual Shorts 1

Canadian Sport film Festival

CSFF Virtual Shorts 1

Our first-ever CSFF Virtual Short Film Series featured free access to one short film each week in late Fall 2020.


A lone basketball player makes a shot at the local court at night. Film title above image: GAME - Director: Jeannie Donohoe

November 24-30, 2020

A new kid in town tests the limits at the high school basketball tryouts. 

2017, Fiction, United States
15 minutes

Writer / Director: Jeannie Donohoe

Watch the trailer for Game.

The Dream Gap

Photo of a young girl suiting up in hockey gear

December 1-7, 2020

“There’s a gap in what young girls have to aspire to – there’s a ‘Dream Gap’.” Athletes and sports leaders reflect on the lack of female role models in professional sports.¬†

2020, Documentary, Canada
16 minutes 

Director: Camryn Kern

Watch the trailer for The Dream Gap.

Little Rink

A referee and three men look down at a table hockey rink at a New York bar

December 8-14, 2020

In the sphere of revered sporting events, there’s the Olympics, the Super Bowl and the World Series. Then there’s the TJ Rugg Table Hockey Tournament. At a New York bar, 18 of North America’s most elite players compete for the championship on the little rink.

2020, Documentary, United States
15 minutes 

Director: Lisa Melmed