Registration for Cinefest Sudbury’s online platform and free virtual events is open.
On Aug. 20, the festival will present a free screening of The Artist’s Wife on its new virtual event platform along with a lineup reveal media conference and launch of tickets.
Patrons can also register for the new online platform ahead of the festival, which will take place from Sept. 19 to the 27.
To register, head to www.cinefest.com and click on “Reserve Your Free Spot.” Choose which screening you would like to attend and click the “Pre-Order Now For Free” button to enter your email address.
The first time you use the service you will be asked to create an account on Eventive by entering your full name and password. This account information will be used to access all of your films during the festival.
While both events are free, Cinefest is requesting donations to help deliver its online programming. You will be able to select a donation price online if you so choose.
Once you have confirmed your purchase, you will receive an email confirmation of your reservation. The webpage and email will confirm when you can access both events starting on Aug. 20.
The Artist’s Wife will be available to stream from Aug. 20 at noon to Aug 22 at 11:59 p.m. You will have 24 hours to view the film once you start streaming.
The lineup reveal will be available to view live on Aug. 20 at 12 p.m.
Once you have registered, you will be able view your account information by clicking on the virtual theatre links on the festival’s website.