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Vintage Film Festival

movie-reels79The Foundation produces the Vintage Film Festival every year on a weekend in October. Full details here.


Marie Dressler House

MDH with new sign

The history of the Marie Dressler House is here.  It is now the home of the Interactive Canadian Women in Film Museum.

Dressler House is located at:
212 King street West (Hwy 2),
Cobourg, Ontario, Canada.

The Marie Dressler Museum has been expanded and is now called "Canadian Women in Film Museum".


Opening hours for Summer 2022
Tuesday thru Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Visit the new museum's website here for details of how to book your visit at other times


Latest Bursaries

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    Ben Hughes 2018

  • Georgia Callaghan

    Georgia Callaghan - 2022

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    Stephanie Kooman 2017

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    Kieva Earle 2018

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    Mackenzie Earle 2017

  • Isabell Haig

    Isabell Haig - 2022

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    Juliette Sinnott 2019

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    Ava Bogyay 2019

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    Andrew Atanasoff 2019

  • Alyssa Brush

    Alyssa Brush - 2022

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    Kyler Tonkin 2017

  • Malcolm Jack

    Malcolm Jack - 2022

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    Morgan Murray 2017

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    Olivia Rapsos 2019

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    Carter Holmes 2017

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    Graham Beer 2018

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    Sydney Stewart 2018

Cobourg Town Council has proclaimed September 24th to be "Marie Dressler Celebration Day" in Cobourg.

Come and Celebrate the Grand Opening of Canada's newest museum featuring "From Cobourg to Hollywood:  The Story of Marie Dressler".

Celebrations start at 1:00 pm with free cake, ice-cream, and drinks following the official opening ceremony.

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

Visit the new Marie Dressler Museum at Marie Dressler House, 212 King Street West, Cobourg.