• Oscar Live-Action Shorts (2015)   

    • Presented by Moose FM, the 5 films in this package were nominated for an Oscar in 2015 for Best Live Action Short. There are three foreign-language films (Dari/German, English/Hebrew/Danish, and Tibetan) with English subtitles.
      • Sun, May 10 @ 7:15 pm – L106, GPRC
  • Love is Blind   

    • Presented by Q99 and the Holiday Inn, this romantic package contains 7 films that capture the joy and heartache of love, from first kiss to final farewell. There are three Spanish films with English subtitles. This package includes the world premiere of JULIAN and will be followed by a Q&A with the Director Devon Burbank and actors Brendan Wyant and Mike Evans.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 6:00 pm - GPLT; Fri, May 8 @ 4:00 pm - GPLT
  • Frantic48 2015 Screenings   

    • Come and watch this year’s Frantic48 submissions. Thirteen local teams competed two weeks ago to write, shoot, and edit a short film in 48 hours, right here in the Peace Region. Prizes (Generously Sponsored by Community Futures Grande Prairie) will be awarded for audience choice and best juried film. $12 ($8 students) Presented in collaboration with PRIMAA (Peace Region Independent Media Arts Association).
      • May 8 Premiere Screening at 7:30 pm (GPLT); Encore Screening at 9:30 pm (GPLT)
  • Here Now & Hereafter (2015)   

    • This poignant package contains 6 films that look at the darkest subject, our own mortality, and reveal courage, hope, and insight. There are two foreign-language films (Spanish and Swedish) with English subtitles.
      • Fri, May 8 @ 6:30 pm - L106, GPRC
  • Let’s Play (Gr 1-3)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this delightful package contains 9 films that focus on friendship and imagination. CAPTAIN FISH has some French dialogue with English subtitles, but the story can be understood very well without reading the subtitles.
      • Mon, May 4 @ 9:30 am - GPLT Mon, May 4 @ 12:45 pm - GPLT Wed, May 6 @ 9:30 am – GPLT Wed, May 6 @ 12:45 pm – GPLT Thur, May 7 @ 12:30 pm – GPLT Fri, May 8 @ 9:30 am - GPLT Sun, May 10 @ 11:00 am - GPLT
  • Peace Region Encore (2015)   

    • Presented by Decca Industries, the 7 films in this package either had their world premiere or Alberta premiere on Tues, Wed, or Thur evening. They are all eligible for the $500 cash prize and juried award for Best Peace Region Short that will be presented by Decca Industries. The directors will introduce their films at the beginning of the package and the award presentation will take place at the end.
      • Sat, May 9 @ 6:00 pm - GPLT
  • Time Warp   

    • A sci-fi package of films featuring time traveling misadventures, mind-twisting and hilarious scenarios, dystopian futures, and a western with a bizarre twist. Rated 14+ (Crude Coarse Language, Violence, Substance Abuse).
      • Fri, May 8, 2015 @ 9:15 pm - L106 (Collins Recital Hall), GPRC
  • The Key (Gr 9-12 Social Studies)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this thought-provoking package contains 6 films that offer a key to current and past events through the experiences of its young protagonists, the impact of a routine weather report, and the allegorical depiction of society. There are three foreign-language films (Persian, Spanish, and German/English) with English subtitles.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 9:30 am – DJC, GPRC; Sat, May 9 @ 6:45 pm – L106, GPRC
  • Trading Places (Gr 4-6)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this entertaining package contains 8 films with elements of fact and fantasy, empathy and entrepreneurship. There are two foreign-language films (Dutch and Spanish) with English subtitles.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 10:00 am – GPLT; Thur, May 7 @ 9:30 am – GPLT; Fri, May 8 @ 12:45 pm – GPLT; Sun, May 10 @ 4:15 pm - L106, GPRC
  • Travel Exchange   

    • Presented by Q99, this eclectic package contains 6 films featuring characters who travel great distances and must negotiate with someone else to get what they want. There are two foreign-language films (French and Russian) with English subtitles. This package includes the world premiere of THE DEVICE and will be followed by a Q&A with Director Chris Beauchamp, Producer Laura Beauchamp, actors Tim Heimdal and Cam White, and composer Chris McIntyre. Join in the celebration at the after-party upstairs in Encores.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT
  • Pizza Party & Psycho Shorts (2015)   

    • Presented by Rock 977 and Pizza Hut, this popular package of horror shorts starts with a pizza party at 11:15 pm (includes complimentary pizza and pop; cash bar) followed by 6 horror shorts starting at midnight. There are two Spanish films with English subtitles.
      • Fri, May 8 @ 11:15 pm – DJC, GPRC
  • Rebel Song (Gr 7-9)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this engaging package contains 5 films about taking risks to obtain a goal and not giving up even when it seems unobtainable.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 12:30 pm – GPLT; Sat, May 9 @ 11:00 am - GPLT
  • Role Play (Gr 9-12 English/Languages)   

    • Chosen by teachers, this insightful package contains 7 films that look at the ways people present themselves to others in hopes of fitting in or of getting something they want like a job or a relationship. There are five foreign-language films (German, Korean, French, English/various) with English subtitles.
      • Tues, May 5 @ 12:30 pm – DJC, GPRC; Sat, May 9 @ 9:00 pm - L106, GPRC
  • Identity Paradox   

    • This fascinating package contains 6 films that look at how a person’s identity may not align with categories that are defined by yes/no labels or with the image that a character tries to portray. This package includes the Alberta premiere of NOT INDIAN ENOUGH, the Alberta premiere of STEALTH, and a repeat screening of MY ODD DISORDER. The films will be followed by a Q&A with NOT INDIAN ENOUGH Director Alex Zahara, STEALTH actress Keely Aloña, and MY ODD DISORDER Director Devon Burbank.
      • Thur, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - GPLT
  • Altered Reality   

    • This mind-bending package contains 5 films in which reality is shaped by perception, invention, or unknown forces. There are two foreign-language films (French and German) with English subtitles. This package includes the world premiere of COME TRUE and will be followed by a Q&A with Director Keith Lawrence, actress Juelle Lawrence, and composer Chris McIntyre.
      • Wed, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - GPLT
  • Best of the Fest 14+   

    • Presented by Big Country, this package includes the winners of the juried awards for Best Live Action Short, Best Animated Short, and Best Documentary Short, as well as the top audience favorites including the winner of the Audience Choice Award.
      • Sun, May 10 @ 1:30 , 4:30 , 7:30 pm - GPLT
  • Choices   

    • Presented by 2day FM and the Crown & Anchor Pub, this compelling package contains 5 films about characters who must choose a course of action in a very difficult situation. There are three foreign-language films (Hebrew, French, and Greek) with English subtitles. This package includes the world premiere of COLD DECISION and will be followed by a Q&A with Director Gordie Haakstad and actors Travis Fowler and Brett Olsen. Join in the celebration at the Crown & Anchor Pub after-party.
      • Wed, May 6 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT
  • Family Ties   

    • Presented by 2day FM, this captivating package of 6 films looks at family life with all its joys and tribulations. There are two foreign-language films (Arabic and English/Hindi with English subtitles). Join us at the Sat night after-party upstairs in Encores.
      • Sat, May 9 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT
  • A Criminal Act   

    • This gripping package contains 7 films about characters involved in a criminal act, either as perpetrators or victims, or both. There are three foreign-language films (English/Malay/Dutch, Catalan, and Persian) with English subtitles, and three black comedies. This package includes the Alberta premiere of OUTSIDE THE LINES and will be followed by a Q&A with Director Scott Belyea and Composer Chris McIntyre.
      • Thur, May 7 @ 8:45 pm - GPLT