Join the Canaltown cinema family!

Throughout the year, there are opportunities to engage in the movie culture of Honesdale, PA.  

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Canaltown Short Spooky Movie Festival

Affectionately called Spookyfest. A presentation of short, spooky, moving pictures. The audience votes on their favorites.

Films: 7 minutes or less, spooky
6th Annual Festival Date: October 19, 2019
Submission deadline: About a month prior

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Moving Movie Festival

Venue-hop around town to see all the short films. Vote for your favorites!

Films: 15 minutes or less, any genre
3rd Annual Festival Date: TBD
Submission deadline: About a month prior


Screenings & Productions

We partner with an assortment of venues to offer alternative channels for cinematic enjoyment. From movie nights at local barber shops to premiere presentations at area theaters, our goal is to support independent artists and create a viewing environment where audiences can connect with something awesome, like being offered honey butter popcorn, during a "walk-in" theater, in a parking lot. We also help facilitate local movie making efforts.