Prairie Tales is an annual touring collection of short films and videos made by Albertan artists.

Prairie Tales is an annual touring collection of short films and videos made by Albertan artists.For 17 years, Prairie Tales has offered a selection of some of the year’s best short films and videos made by Alberta media artists in a feature-length compilation.This anthology showcasing work from the shining lights of the Alberta media arts scene is distributed and screened across Alberta (and beyond) until the end ofAugust the following year.

Prairie Tales is produced by Metro Cinema and AMAAS and with funding assistance from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.

For more information or to schedule a Prairie Tales screening in your community, please contact

Prairie Tales is available for screening for $150.00 (outside of Alberta Culture Days when it’s free). Please contact for more info.

Prairie Tales on Hiatus

AMAAS will be putting Prairie Tales on hiatus for 2016 to refocus our programming goals as part of our ongoing strategic planning


AMAAS is an umbrella organization that promotes, supports, and advocates for Alberta media arts.


AMAAS’s vision is that all media artists in Alberta will have access to support, collaboration, and funding to develop and exhibit diverse and vibrant multidisciplinary media arts projects.

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