Watch our 2021 festival trailer!

All the best in independent and alternative cinema is here, from surreal animation to groundbreaking dramas to quirky documentaries from around the world. Pre-order passes now at and have the entire lineup right at your fingertips this July 24 – 25! It’s more than a festival – it’s a state of mind.

Announcing our 2021 live music + film performance lineup!

Mirror Mountain Film Festival is thrilled to announce the lineup for our 2021 live music + film performance. This year’s immersive multi-media extravaganza will be performed by Ottawa singer-songwriter Kimberly Sunstrum, with live cinematic visuals created in real time by local filmmaker Hingman Leung. MMFF will be showcasing this unique experience as a live-streamed virtual eventContinue reading “Announcing our 2021 live music + film performance lineup!”

25% off film submissions

Special offer! Get 25% off film submissions to Mirror Mountain Film Festival for a limited time. Use the discount code ENTERTHEMIRRORMOUNTAIN on FilmFreeway and save! Now accepting indie drama, comedy, sci-fi, horror, fantasy, documentary, animation, experimental, music videos, dance films and more! Offer expires June 7th 2021.

Submissions open until June 7

Missed our earlybird and regular deadlines? Not to worry! You can still submit your films up until our final deadline on Monday, June 7th 2021. Mirror Mountain Film Festival is currently accepting drama, documentary, animation, experimental, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, dance, music videos and more for our upcoming 5th edition, happening this July 24 – 25!Continue reading “Submissions open until June 7”

Regular submissions deadline approaching

Are you an independent filmmaker with a unique creative vision? Mirror Mountain Film Festival’s regular submissions deadline is coming up on Monday March 29th. We’re looking for innovative, groundbreaking and unconventional films in every genre and style, including drama, documentary, animation, experimental, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, dance and music videos, so submit your work today! ForContinue reading “Regular submissions deadline approaching”

An Ottawa-Gatineau region playlist by Mirror Mountain Film Festival

Celebrate #613Day with this playlist of short films and music videos from the Ottawa-Gatineau region on Apt613! Featuring Mirror Mountain artists Kristen McNaule, Andrew Robillard, Maissa Houri, Ramy Raphaël, Randy Kelly, Amen Jafri, Craig Conoley, Jacob Atkinson, Sabrina Betts, Randi Rae Dubois, Nicholas Pereira, Amar Wala, Andy Conte, Morgana McKenzie, Gabriel Zaragoza, Emily Jeffers, Jenissa Commonda,Continue reading “An Ottawa-Gatineau region playlist by Mirror Mountain Film Festival”