Canadians make great films. This year marks the fifth annual celebration of homegrown filmmaking, with film events planned across the country. In the Georgian Bay area, catch the award-winning “Maudie” at the Collingwood Public Library at 7 p.m., starring Salley Hawkins and Ethan Hawke. It’s the true story of beloved Nova Scotian folk artist Maud Lewis who rose to fame despite serious physical challenges. A recently rescued documentary of British Columbia in 1915 by a Collingwood’s Alfred Staples will also be shown for the first time in over 100 years. At the Craigleith Heritage Depot in the Blue Mountains, explore the Elvis contest phenomenon at 1 p.m. in “King for a Day” by local filmmakers Mountain Goat Film Company.