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Programming Process – Part I: How do we find films?

How do we find films? What process do we use to find and select films? How does that process differ from other film festivals? While I will answer the first question in this and subsequent blogs, I can’t answer the … Continue reading

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You’ve Got Male package screens on Sunday – FREE ADMISSION

You’ve Got Male is a package of 7 films screening at 7:30pm on Sunday, Sep 27 at Grande Prairie Live Theatre – FREE admission – as a Sneak Preview of the 10th fest May 10-15, 2016. Whether in the modern … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions for 10th Fest

Calling all filmmakers! We are accepting submissions until Monday, December 14. Submission details can be found on our Submit page. There is no submission fee and we pay screening fees to filmmakers for selected films. Official Selections are eligible for … Continue reading

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2015 Award Winners

Congratulations to the award winners of the 2015 Reel Shorts Film Festival! You can watch the Audience Choice winning film below. Jury members Cody Blue Snider, Brian Morey, and Josh Miller (from right to left in the photo below) selected … Continue reading

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2015 Schedule & Films

The 9th Reel Shorts Film Festival, presented by Hansen Ford Lincoln, is very pleased to announce our program of 108 short films from 25 countries in 19 packages. Check out the Schedule where you can find a pdf of our … Continue reading

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Frantic 48 Film Challenge Apr 24-26

Calling all Peace Region filmmakers and anyone else who’d like to register a team for an adrenaline-filled weekend of filmmaking in the Peace Region! PRIMAA and the fest have joined forces to put on the second annual Frantic48, a 48-hour … Continue reading

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Jury Members and Filmmaker Insights Panel

We are very pleased to announce the jury members who will determine the award winners for the Best Live Action Short, Best Animated Short, Best Documentary Short, and Best Peace Region Short: Josh Miller, an award-winning writer/producer and President of … Continue reading

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May the shorts be with you

The theme of this year’s festival – may the shorts be with you – seemed a natural choice considering the first package we put together for the fest was Time Warp which screened on Sep 26 and 28 as part … Continue reading

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Jan 18 feature film – Force Majeure

The second feature film in this year’s GPLT Movie Series is Force Majeure screening at Grande Prairie Live Theatre at 7:00 pm, Sunday, Jan 18 – check out the trailer below. It has won multiple awards including the Critics Choice … Continue reading

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2015 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour in GP Sunday Monday Tuesday

The 16th Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour runs January 11-13 at the Douglas J. Cardinal Theatre at the GPRC (Grande Prairie Regional College) with a different line-up of films each night starting at 7:00 pm. This is a major … Continue reading

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