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23rd Annual Barrie Film Festival

Thank you!

A heartfelt ‘Thank you’ to all our BFFs or “Best Friends for Film” who helped to make this year’s festival possible: our gracious audiences; our generous and essential sponsors & supporters; our exceptional volunteers & board who contribute their time, talent and hearts to all our endeavours; the film distributors; filmmakers; our guests & hosts; the tech support from Upsight & Sound; and the management/staff at Sunset Barrie Drive-in.

A BIG APPLAUSE TO YOU ALL for helping us bring this year’s 4-day festival to the drive-in.


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The 2020 Festival Line up:

Thursday, October 1, 2020

7:30 pm – PERCY

showtime is dusk | Sunset Barrie Drive-in
Biography/Drama | Rated G | 120 min. | Canada

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Friday, October 2, 2020

7:30 pm – SPREAD YOUR WINGS (Donne-moi des ailes)

showtime is dusk | Sunset Barrie Drive-in
Adventure/Family | Rated PG | 113 min. | subtitled | France/Norway

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Saturday, October 3, 2020


7:30 pm – 2020 SHORT FILM SHOWCASE & AWARDS – The Winners are announced! CLICK HERE FOR THE RESULTS

showtime is dusk | Sunset Barrie Drive-in


ANYTHING FOR JACKSON – Horror | Rated 14A for disturbing scenes, coarse language and violence. Not for sensitive viewers | 90 min. | Canada (filmed in Simcoe County)

Don’t miss the live Q&A with Director Justin G Dyck, Writer Keith Cooper and Actors: Sheila McCarthy, Konstantina Mantelos, Josh Cruddas and Lanette Ware

Sunday, October 4

7:30 pm – HEROIC LOSERS (La odisea de los giles)

showtime is dusk | Sunset Barrie Drive-in
Comedy/Drama | Rated PG – mature themes | 116 min. | subtitled | Argentina/Spain

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