• Psycho Shorts & Pizza Party (2016)   

    • There are 2 screenings of this popular package of horror shorts presented by Rock 97.7 and Pizza Hut and each screening includes the pizza party (complimentary pizza and pop, cash bar) at 11:15 pm. There will be a Q&A with THE SOUVENIR Writer/Producer/Directors Chris Beauchamp and Gordie Haakstad as well as LAZARUS Producer Eric Durnford following the 9:15 pm screening; and they will introduce their films at the beginning of the midnight screening.
      • Fri, May 13 @ 9:15 pm - GPLT; Fri, May 13 @ 11:15 pm - GPLT
  • Reality Check (Gr 9-12 English/Languages)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this insightful package contains 8 films that look at how we perceive reality. From documentary to mockumentary, and allegories to comedies, this package is an imaginative tour de force. There are four foreign-language films (two in French, one German, and one Spanish), all with English subtitles.
      • Mon, May 9 @ 12:30 pm - DJC; Sat, Mar 14 @ 1:30 pm - GPLT; Tues, May 17 @ 12:30 pm - GPLT
  • Friend/Enemy (Gr 9-12 Social Studies)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this thought-provoking package contains 5 films that examine how friends can become enemies and enemies become friends. There are three foreign-language films (Arabic, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Turkish) with English subtitles.
      • Mon, May 9 @ 9:30 am - DJC; Sat, May 14 @ 11:00 am - GPLT; Tues, May 17 @ 10:15 am - GPLT
  • Peace Region & Guest Encore   

    • Presented by Decca Industries, this package features four films by Peace Region filmmakers as well as a fifth film by visiting filmmakers (The OceanMaker). The award for Best Peace Region Short and a $250 cash prize will be presented by a representative from Decca Industries. There will be a Q&A with the directors following the screening.
      • Sat, May 14 @ 6:30 pm - GPLT
  • Oscar Live Action Shorts (2016)   

    • This 107-minute package includes the 5 films nominated for an Academy Award for Best Live Action Short in 2016. Four are foreign-language films with English subtitles: Arabic/English/Hebrew, Albanian/Serbian, German, and English/Dari.
      • Sun, Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm - GPLT
  • Oscar Animated Shorts (2016)   

    • This 86-minute package includes the 5 films nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short in 2016 as well as 4 additional award-winning films. The films either have no dialogue or English dialogue.
      • Sun, Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm - GPLT
  • No Men Beyond This Point   

    • Presented by 2day FM and Mr. Mikes Steakhouse Casual - Afterparty @ Mr. Mike's Steakhouse Casual. Writer/Director Mark Sawers will participate in a Q&A after the screening of this feature film.
      • Thur, May 12 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT
  • Best of the Fest (2016)   

    • Presented by Big Country and Hansen Ford Lincoln, this package includes the winners of the juried awards for Best Animated Short, Best Documentary Short, Best Live Action Short Under 13 Minutes, and Best Live Action Short 13+ Minutes, as well as the top audience favorites including the Youth Audience Choice Award and Audience Choice Award.
      • Sun, May 15 @ 12:30 pm - GPLT; Sun, May 15 @ 9:00 pm - GPLT; Mon, May 16 @ 7:30 pm - GPLT
  • Big Dreams (Gr 6-9)   

    • This engaging package contains 7 films about ambitious goals, personal milestones, and sacrifices made on the road to success. It includes THE OCEANMAKER and will be followed by a Q&A with Writer/Producer/Director Lucas Martell and Producer Christina Martell.
      • Mon, May 9 @ 12:30 pm - GPLT; Wed, May 11 @ 9:45 am - GPLT; Wed, May 11 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT
  • Turning Point   

    • This intriguing package contains 6 films that focus on a turning point in a character’s life. With films from Europe, the US, and right here in the Peace Region, it includes 3 foreign-language films (2 French and 1 Norwegian) and features the world premiere of LEAVING SID. There will be a Q&A with LEAVING SID’s Writer/Director Monty Simo after the screening.
      • Fri, May 13 @ 6:30 pm - GPLT
  • You've Got Male   

    • Whether in the modern world or a post-apocalyptic one, it's not easy being a guy. A uniquely male perspective is presented in these 7 films that range from poignant dramas to ribald comedies. Foreign language films have English subtitles. This package is rated 14+ (Crude Content, Sexual Content, Nudity, Substance Abuse) and is not appropriate for younger teens.
      • Sun, Sep 27, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - GPLT; Thur, May 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - GPLT
  • A Small World (Gr 4-6)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this enlightening and entertaining package contains a wide variety of films from all over the world (Canada, USA, Europe, Australia, and Brazil). It includes a nature documentary, dramas and comedies, and includes two foreign-language films (French and Portuguese) with English subtitles.
      • Wed, May 11 @ 12:30 pm - GPLT; Fri, May 13 @ 9:30 am - GPLT
  • Could Be Love   

    • Presented by Q99 and the Holiday Inn, this package of 7 love-themed films from Europe, the US, and Grande Prairie feature the world premiere of SMOOTH MOVES and the Canadian premiere of 5 European films. It includes 4 comedies and 4 foreign-language films with English subtitles (3 French and 1 Norwegian). There will be a Q&A with SMOOTH MOVES Writer/Directors Chris Beauchamp and Cris Seppola-Podsada as well as key cast members after the screening.
      • Tues, May 10 @ 7:30 pm - GPLT; Fri, May 13 @ 4:00 pm - GPLT
  • Criminal Minds (2016)   

    • Presented by 2day FM, this gripping package contains 8 films about characters involved in a criminal act or living with the consequences of a criminal act. There will be a Q&A with Skinless (Hudløs) Actress Kristiane Nerdrum Bøgwald after the screening.
      • Sat, May 14 @ 8:30 pm - GPLT