List of Canadian films of 2000

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This is a list of Canadian films which were released in 2000:

Title Director Cast Genre Notes
Apartment Hunting Bill Robertson Kari Matchett, Rachel Hayward, Arnold Pinnock, Tracy Wright Romantic comedy
The Art of War Christian Duguay Wesley Snipes, Anne Archer, Maury Chaykin, Donald Sutherland, Marie Matiko Action Golden Reel Award; made with U.S. financing
La Beauté de Pandore Charles Binamé Pascale Bussières Drama
Blacktop T. J. Scott Meat Loaf, Kristin Davis Thriller Made for TV
Bully Dance Janet Perlman National Film Board animated short
Camera David Cronenberg David Cronenberg Short film
Casper's Haunted Christmas Owen Hurley voices Brendan Ryan Barrett, Kathleen Barr, Ian James Corlett Animated feature Made for DVD release
Le Chapeau Michèle Cournoyer National Film Board animated short Prix Jutra – Animated Short; TIFF – Best Canadian Short; Annecy International Animation Film Festival – International Critics Prize
Cinéma Vérité: Defining the Moment Peter Wintonick Narrated by Jacques Godbout National Film Board documentary
Clutch Chris Grismer David Hewlett, Tanya Allen, Gordon Michael Woolvett, Peter Spence Crime comedy, drama
Children of My Heart Keith Ross Leckie Geneviève Désilets, Geneviève Bujold, Michael Moriarty Drama Adaptation of novel by Gabrielle Roy
The Claim Michael Winterbottom Peter Mullan, Milla Jovovich, Wes Bentley, Nastassja Kinski, Sarah Polley Western, Romance Canada-U.K.-France co-production
Cord Sidney J. Furie Daryl Hannah, Jennifer Tilly, Bruce Greenwood, Vincent Gallo Thriller
Crackie Sherry White Mary Walsh, Joel Thomas Hynes Drama
Death, Deceit and Destiny Aboard the Orient Express Mark Roper Richard Grieco, Christoph Waltz, Romina Mondello Thriller Made for DVD release; Canada-Bulgaria co-production made with U.S. financing
Deeply Sheri Elwood Julia Brendler, Kirsten Dunst, Lynn Redgrave, Julia Brendler, Trent Ford, Brent Carver Drama Canada-German co-production
Desire Colleen Murphy Katja Riemann, Zachary Bennett, Elizabeth Shepherd, Martin Donovan Drama
Eisenstein Renny Bartlett Simon McBurney, Raymond Coulthard, Jacqueline McKenzie Biopic of the Russian film director Sergei Eisenstein Canada-German co-production
Franklin and the Green Knight John van Bruggen voices Noah Reid, Elizabeth Brown, Richard Newman Animated feature Made for DVD release
Ginger Snaps John Fawcett Emily Perkins, Katharine Isabelle, Kris Lemche, Mimi Rogers, Danielle Hampton Horror Best Film, International Horror Guild
A Girl Is a Girl Reginald Harkema Andrew McIntyre, Paige Morrison Drama
Heart of the World Guy Maddin Leslie Bais, Caelum Vatnsdal, Shaun Balbar, Greg Klymkiw Short
Heavy Metal 2000 Michel Lemire & Michael Coldewey voices Michael Ironside, Billy Idol, Julie Strain, Sonja Ball Animated feature Canada-Germany co-production; sequel to 1981 film Heavy Metal
Hochelaga Michel Jetté Dominic Darceuil, David Boutin, Ronald Houle Crime drama Prix Jutra – Supporting Actor (Boutin)
Johnny Carl Bessai Chris William Martin, Gema Zamprogna Drama Shot in the manner of Dogma 95
Laura Cadieux… la suite Denise Filiatrault Dominique Michel Comedy, drama
Left Behind: The Movie Vic Sarin Kirk Cameron, Brad Johnson, Gordon Currie, Colin Fox Religious drama
Love Come Down Clement Virgo Larenz Tate, Deborah Cox, Martin Cummins, Rainbow Sun Francks, Sarah Polley, Barbara Williams Family drama Genie Awards – Supporting Actor (Cummins), Sound
Maelström Denis Villeneuve Marie-Josee Croze, Stéphanie Morgenstern, voice Pierre Lebeau Drama
La Moitié gauche du frigo (In English, The Left Side of the Fridge Philippe Falardeau Paul Ahmarani, Stéphane Demers Faux-documentary Claude Jutra Award; Prix Jutra – Actor (Ahmarani); TIFF – Best Canadian First Feature
Murder Seen Rob W. King Nicole Eggert Crime drama Made for TV
MVP: Most Valuable Primate Robert Vince Kevin Zegers, Jamie Renée Smith, Oliver Muirhead, Rick Ducommun Family film Made with U.S. financing
Nuremberg Yves Simoneau Alec Baldwin, Brian Cox, Christopher Plummer, Jill Hennessy, Matt Craven, Colm Feore, Christopher Heyerdahl, Michael Ironside, Max von Sydow TV miniseries, docudrama About the Nuremberg war-crimes trials following the Second World War.
Once Upon a Christmas Tibor Takács Kathy Ireland, John Dye Family film Made for TV
Orphan Muses (In French, Les Muses orphelines) Robert Favreau Marina Orsini, Céline Bonnier, Fanny Mallette. Louise Portal Prix Jutra – Musical Score
The Perfect Son Leonard Farlinger Colm Feore, David Cubitt Drama
Possible Worlds Robert Lepage Tilda Swinton, Tom McCamus, Sean McCann, Daniel Brooks Drama based on a play by Robert Lepage Genie Award – Editing, Art Direction
Rats & Rabbits Lewis Furey Carole Laure, Nigel Bennett, Andrew Tarbet, Paul Ahmarani, Tom Barnett Drama Canada-France co-production
Shooter Mark Morgenstern Stephanie Morgenstern Short
Sole Survivor Mikael Salomon Billy Zane, Gloria Reuben, Isabella Hofmann, Mitchell Kosterman TV miniseries Based on the novel by Dean Koontz
The Spreading Ground Derek Vanlint Dennis Hopper Crime drama Entered into the 22nd Moscow International Film Festival
Stardom Denys Arcand Jessica Paré, Dan Aykroyd, Robert Lepage, Charles Berling, Frank Langella, Camilla Rutherford Drama, satire Genie Award – Costumes; Canada-France co-production
Subconscious Cruelty Karim Hussain Brea Asher Horror Straight to DVD
Suspicious River Lynne Stopkewich Molly Parker, Callum Keith Rennie Drama
Too Much Sex Andrew Ainsworth Janet Kidder, Diane Flacks Sex comedy
Traître ou Patriote Jacques Godbout National Film Board documentary Legacy of director's great-uncle, Adélard Godbout
Vinyl Alan Zweig Alan Zweig, Harvey Pekar Documentary World of record collecting
waydowntown Gary Burns Fab Filippo, Don McKellar Black comedy Best Canadian feature at TIFF; TFCA – Best Canadian Film
We All Fall Down Martin Cummins Helen Shaver, Martin Cummins, Nicholas Campbell, René Auberjonois Drama Genie Award – Supporting Actress (Shaver)
The Widow of Saint-Pierre Patrice Leconte Juliette Binoche, Daniel Auteuil, Emir Kusturica, Michel Duchaussoy Historical drama, romance Canada-France co-production
XChange Allan Moyle Stephen Baldwin, Kim Coates, Kyle MacLachlan, Pascale Bussières, Janet Kidder Science fiction Straight to DVD

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