The Zonta Film Festival showcases courageous, powerful and thought provoking films, made by women, that highlight human rights.

The Zonta Film Festival has finished its successful 2015 season, raising $20,000 for the empowerment in women in our region.  The Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo thanks the ZFF sponsors, donors, audience and volunteers for your support.

Watch here for details of ZFF 2016!

Announcing: ZFF2015 Awards

ZFF 2015 Festival Award

ZFF-Festival Best-2015

ZFF 2015 People’s Choice Award





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Z Film Festival Directors Lunch

Meet the talented filmmakers who make the films at this years film festival. Lunch will be followed by an engaging and interactive Q and A.

Directors – Mary Dore: She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry and Lena MacDonald: Mom & Me
Wednesday November 18
Proof Kitchen and Lounge
110 Erb St W, Waterloo, ON N2L 1T5


A special thanks to our 2015 Festival Sponsor: BMO Bank of Montreal

2014 Award Winners



The film festival is an opportunity to support talented female filmmakers producing films promoting advocacy, and education of human rights.

ZFF has incredible supporters in the community that help make this event possible. The money raised from the festival helps to enhance local women’s charities.