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Vintage Film Festival

movie-reels79The Foundation produces the Vintage Film Festival every year on a weekend in October. Full details here.


Marie Dressler House

MDH with new sign

The history of the Marie Dressler House is here.  It is now the home of the Interactive Canadian Women in Film Museum.

Dressler House is located at:
212 King street West (Hwy 2),
Cobourg, Ontario, Canada.

The Marie Dressler Museum has been expanded and is now called "Canadian Women in Film Museum".


Opening hours for Summer 2022
Tuesday thru Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Visit the new museum's website here for details of how to book your visit at other times


Latest Bursaries

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    Mackenzie Earle 2017

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    Ben Hughes 2018

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    Andrew Atanasoff 2019

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    Kyler Tonkin 2017

  • Alyssa Brush

    Alyssa Brush - 2022

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    Morgan Murray 2017

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    Juliette Sinnott 2019

  • Georgia Callaghan

    Georgia Callaghan - 2022

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    Stephanie Kooman 2017

  • Malcolm Jack

    Malcolm Jack - 2022

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    Carter Holmes 2017

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    Sydney Stewart 2018

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    Graham Beer 2018

  • Isabell Haig

    Isabell Haig - 2022

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    Ava Bogyay 2019

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    Kieva Earle 2018

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    Olivia Rapsos 2019

September 29, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn, Cobourg

An epic celebration of Marie Dressler’s 150th birthday using her 65th birthday in Hollywood as a theme.

The evening features:

1930’s cocktails, food, and décor  (wine included with dinner)
Live 1930’s big band and jazz music by Northumberland Orchestra during dinner
Surprises during the evening
Following dinner, a showing of “Dinner At Eight” (1933) starring Marie Dressler

VFF Hollywood North

Donors and Sponsors:

Delphine and Bill Patchett
Betsy and Rick Miller
Dutch Oven, Cobourg
Staples Canada Inc.
Kingsmill Kitchens and Baths

Tickets available at the Reception Desk of Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn, Cobourg starting May 25th.  $125.00 per ticket   Capacity: 200