Join us at the Royal Cinema November 19 to 24, 2020 for six days of premiere screenings of Canadian genre (horror, sci-fi, action and thriller) features, shorts and web series.



We are now taking Film Submissions for BITS 2020!


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NEWS


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New Highlight Video

Here is the new highlight video from the 2019 Blood in the Snow Film Festival that took place at the Royal Cinema Nov 21 to 26, 2019. Shot and edited by Khizer Khani. Bumper animation by Lance Fernandes.

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BITS 2020 Submissions are now OPEN!

Happy New Year! We are starting off a gory new decade by opening film submissions for BITS 2020 that will take place at the Royal Cinema November 19 to 24th this year.

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Director of Programming Outreach

We would like to congratulate Kirk Haviland on his new role as "Director of Programming Outreach".

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Bloody BITS Volume 1 and 2

You can order both volumes of our BLOODY BITS DVDs, highlighting some of the best short films to play Blood in the Snow.

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BITS Radio

Kelly Michael Stewart talks about Blood in the snow 2019

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The Blood in the Snow Film Festival is a unique and imaginative showcase of contemporary Canadian horror, genre and underground cinema that exists to challenge social boundaries, explore artistic taboos and support and exhibit independent Canadian genre media artists. BITS takes place in Toronto, Ontario and brings together audiences, media coverage, community partnerships and the filmmaking industry to exhibit and celebrate Canadian genre film. BITS began in 2012 and was registered as a not-for-profit in 2015.

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TESTIMONIALS

BITS takes great pride in being a celebrated launching pad for Canada's top new genre films.
Here is what our past alumni have said about us:.