OAW: Ottawa Canadian Film Festival kicks off Thursday at the Bytowne Cinema


The capital's filmmaking talent will be showcased later this week at the Bytowne Cinema for the 7th annual Ottawa Canadian Film Festival. The event kicks off Thursday with short films and will wrap with features on Saturday.

Festival co-founder and independent filmmaker Jith Paul joins Patricia Boal to talk about Ottawa's filmmaking community, how the event first got started, adapting to COVID, and what to expect this weekend.