List of Canadian films of 2008

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This is a list of Canadian films which were released in 2008:

Title Director Cast Genre Notes
Adoration Atom Egoyan Rachel Blanchard, Scott Speedman Drama
Be Like Others Tanaz Eshaghian Documentary Canadian/Iranian/British/American co-production
Before Tomorrow Marie-Hélène Cousineau and Madeline Ivalu Madeline Ivalu, Paul Dylan Ivalu Drama
Blindness Fernando Meirelles Julianne Moore, Danny Glover, Alice Braga Drama
C'est pas moi, je le jure! Philippe Falardeau Antoine L'Écuyer, Suzanne Clément, Gabriel Maillé Comedy
Chers électeurs Manuel Foglia Charlotte L'Écuyer, Daniel Turp Documentary English title: After the Ballot
Club Native Tracey Deer Documentary Winner of the Canada Award
Examined Life Astra Taylor Cornel West, Slavoj Žižek, Judith Butler Documentary Explores contemporary philosophy
Fifty Dead Men Walking Kari Skogland
Finding Farley Leanne Allison Documentary Cross-Canada trek to meet Farley Mowat
FLicKeR Nik Sheehan Marianne Faithfull, Iggy Pop, Kenneth Anger Documentary Based on the book Chapel of Extreme Experience by John G. Geiger
Gutterballs Ryan Nicholson Alastair Gamble, Jeremy Beland, Mihola Terzic Horror
Hank and Mike Matthiew Klinck Paolo Mancini, Thomas Michael, Joe Mantegna, Chris Klein Comedy
Heaven on Earth Deepa Mehta Preity Zinta Drama
How She Move Ian Iqbal Rashid Drama
Junior Isabelle Lavigne, Stéphane Thibault Baie-Comeau Drakkar Documentary Best Canadian Feature Documentary, Hot Docs
The Lollipop Generation G. B. Jones Jena von Brücker, Mark Ewert, Vaginal Davis, Calvin Johnson, Joel Gibb, Jen Smith Experimental film
Maman est chez le coiffeur (Mommy Is at the Hairdresser's) Léa Pool Céline Bonnier, Marianne Fortier, Élie Dupuis Drama
The Memories of Angels Luc Bourdon Experimental film Collage film created from stock footage of Montreal
The Necktie Jean-François Lévesque Animation Jutra Award for best animation
Nurse.Fighter.Boy Charles Officer Karen LeBlanc, Clark Johnson, Daniel J. Gordon Drama
One Week Michael McGowan Joshua Jackson, Liane Balaban Drama
Otto; or Up with Dead People Bruce LaBruce Jey Crisfar, Marcel Schlutt Horror German/Canadian co-production
Passage John Walker Rick Roberts Documentary film Partly based on the book Fatal Passage by Ken McGoogan
Pontypool Bruce McDonald Stephen McHattie, Lisa Houle Horror, Thriller Based on the Tony Burgess novel Pontypool Changes Everything, which is the name of the film sequel
Prom Night Nelson McCormick Brittany Snow, Johnathon Schaech, Scott Porter Horror American/Canadian co-production
Prom Wars Phil Price Raviv Ullman, Alia Shawkat Comedy
Passchendaele Paul Gross Paul Gross, Caroline Dhavernas, Gil Bellows War Based on a true story; currently the most expensive Canadian film ever produced.
Real Time Randall Cole Randall Cole, Randy Quaid, Jay Baruchel Dramedy
RiP!: A Remix Manifesto Brett Gaylor Girl Talk, Lawrence Lessig, Cory Doctorow Documentary open source film about copyright law
Tomboy Barb Taylor, Karleen Pendleton Jiménez Athena Karkanis, Alex Castillo, Michael Cohen, Julie Lemieux, Aaryn Doyle Animation
Tout est parfait Yves-Christian Fournier
Up the Yangtze Yung Chang Documentary Genie Award for best documentary

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