Saeed Akhtar, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Milton Reporter
The 9th Annual Oakville Film Festival has come to a close after seven days in running with multiple independent films bagging the awards.
Peace by Chocolate, directed by Jonathan Keijser was voted as the best entry in Canadian Feature Film or Documentary category.
Established in 2014, OFFA is a cultural not-for-profit whose aim is to create a community of cultural and artistic diversity with the cinematic arts as a focal point.
OFFA produces Oakville’s only independent film festival which is now in its 9th year, and is now a hybrid festival, featuring live and digital events.
Over 113 films were showcased in this year’s festival.
The Phantom of the Open, directed by Craig Roberts won the award in the best International Feature Film or Documentary category.
Full list of the awards and the films shown can be seen at the website https://offa2022.eventive.org/films