In the Athapaskan language, the word Yukon means the great river or big river.
Dawson City International Short Film Festival
Among the most northern competitive film festivals in the world, the Dawson City International Short Film Festival opens its arms to a migration of film lovers for a four-day celebration of short film.
The festival presents films of all genres from around the world as well as those made in the Yukon. Special events such as panel discussions, meet and greets, workshops, and awards.
Yukon is world renowned as a legendary land imbued with gold rush history, frontier spirit and first nation culture. Listen to what fellow media travellers have to say about Yukon.