in 1968, the Society of Canadian Cine Amateurs (SCCA) is a non-profit
of amateur and professional video and film makers and
video and film clubs, whose object is to promote the arts and sciences
of amateur movie production, to represent, to assist, and to
the interests and activities of individual video and film makers and
groups in Canada.
mong its activities the
circulates videos and films, and organizes Public Screenings, Seminars,
and an Annual Convention
or Regional Meetings open to all. The SCCA also grants
Honours to those who have made an outstanding contribution to Amateur Movie
Making and publishes PANORAMA
, a regular
video/film making newsletter for its members.
n addition the Society
Film & Video Competition
open to all Canadians and to all
of the Society wherever they may live, and the prestigious Canadian
International Annual Film Festival (CIAFF)
sections for Amateurs, Students, Film Students, and Independent
Over the years this competition has attracted entries from more than
nations. In 1997 alone there were 244 entries, and 265 in 1998, from
The SCCA ceased operations in 2020.
This website is neither maintained nor monitored.
The information in this website is meant for archival purposes.
This website will be active until July 2027. At that time it will be discontinued.