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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 2023
By appointment only - see About Us page

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


Latest Bursaries

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    Kyler Tonkin 2017

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    Carter Holmes 2017

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    Andrew Atanasoff 2019

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    Ben Hughes 2018

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    Kieva Earle 2018

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    Ava Bogyay 2019

  • Isabell Haig

    Isabell Haig - 2022

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    Sydney Stewart 2018

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    Juliette Sinnott 2019

  • Alyssa Brush

    Alyssa Brush - 2022

  • Georgia Callaghan

    Georgia Callaghan - 2022

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    Morgan Murray 2017

  • Malcolm Jack

    Malcolm Jack - 2022

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    Stephanie Kooman 2017

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    Graham Beer 2018

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    Olivia Rapsos 2019

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    Mackenzie Earle 2017

On February 16, 2016, Rick Miller, Chair of the Marie Dressler Foundation was interviewed on local Radio Station Northumberland 89.7 FM. He spoke about the work of the Foundation and in particular the work being done to create a new museum at Dressler House.  He also talked about this year's Vintage Film Festival.  You can listen below:

The museum (or exhibit) is being completely overhauled and there will be more details released over the next few months.