The Canadian Film Institute Ambassador Membership is the ultimate gift for any movie buff. For $250 you get a whole year of cinema (value $1000+) AND as a bonus, you get a $125 charitable donation receipt - made out to you.
Ambassador Members get complimentary entry to a whole year of film festivals including:
Bright Nights: The Baltic Nordic Film Festival (February)
The Latin American Film Festival (March April)
The Israeli Film Festival (June)
The African Film Festival (Fall)
The European Union Film Festival (November)
Cafe Ex (Canadian Experimental Film)
Six Tickets to the Ottawa International Animation Festival
2 free passes to give to friends
CFI Ambassadors also get reduced or free admission to the varied special events that the CFI produces, including the Canadian Masters series which brings Canadian cinematic legends to Ottawa for up close and personal interviews and screenings. Alanis Obomsawin will be here in January!
We can email a pdf certificate redeemable for the membership or come and pick the whole package up at our offices - 2 Daly Ave, Ste. 120.
For more information about what the CFI does: http://www.cfi-icf.ca/
The Ottawa International Animation Festival: http://www.animationfestival.ca/