October 20, 2019 - October 18, 2020
Bringing Canadian culture to Germany!
Canada has been named the Guest of Honour for the prestigious Frankfurt Book Fair (October 14 to 18, 2020), in an exciting collaboration between the Government of Canada, Canada FMB2020 and the Canada Council for the Arts. Canadian cultural programming will take centre stage in Germany all year long, including the following exciting events below!
- Discover Canada’s presence at the Berlin Film Festival (February 20 to March 1, 2020) and celebrate the link between literary talents and the excellence of our films and television series.
- imagineNATIVE presents Reel Kanata, an annual screening and discussion series focusing on Indigenous-made works from Canada.
- Books at Berlinale (Feb. 24 | 15:00 – 17:30), is a series of moderated pitches of 12 selected books from around the world, followed by a networking event with producers, publishers and literary agents, sponsored by Telefilm Canada. Shout-out to Canadian book The American Fiancée (La Fiancée américaine) by Éric Dupont for making the list!
Canada Now: The Maple Movies Festival
Launched October 20th, this series of 9 exciting Canadian movies and 8 short films is touring more than 15 German cities, until April 20, 2020. Learn more here.
So many events to give you access and insight into our Canadian talent.
Stay tuned for more updates!
Canada, Guest of Honour at FBM2020 Canada will take centre stage in Germany as official Guest of Honour at the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair, so get ready to soak up our diverse and vibrant literature, culture, and history — as well as the chance to create new cultural and business opportunities for homegrown talent and...Read more