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NEWS

MARCH 18, 2014.  Germany's online film festival blog at FILM FESTIVAL LIFE speaks with Festival Producer, Kerrie Long, on WHY filmmakers need to submit to EIFF!  Read NOW.

JANUARY 21, 2014.  Herewego!  Call for Entries is now OPEN!  Eight (8) categories.  SPOTLIGHT on South Africa!  Press Release.

OCTOBER 6.  Jury Awards and People Choice Winners announced.  Press Release.

OCTOBER 5, 2013. Director, Matthew Kowalchuk, talks about Lawrence and Holloman on Global Morning News. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013. Gig City review of Broken Circle Breakdown. Read Article

OCTOBER 4, 2013. The Good Son. EIFFU Q&A with Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini, Jesse James Miller and Adam Scorgie. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013. The Good Son. EIFF Red Carpet One-on-One. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013. Ray Mancini and Jesse James Miller on Global Edmonton Morning News. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013. The Good Son on Global News Hour. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013. CBC top five things to do this weekend. EIFF is #1. Read Article

OCTOBER 4, 2013. Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini on CTV Morning Live. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013.  Todd James interviews Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini and Jesse James Miller on Early News Global. Watch Now

OCTOBER 4, 2013.  Todd James interviews Kerrie Long for EIFF wrap-up on Global News Hour. Watch Now

OCTOBER 3 - OCTOBER 4, 2013. EIFF Show hosted by Dana Giesbrecht. Shaw TV, Go Edmonton. Watch Now

OCTOBER 3, 2013. Todd James reviews Friended to Death and interviews Director Sarah Smick and Writer Ian Michaels on Early News Global. Watch Now

OCTOBER 3, 2013. Solo Q&A with Director Issac Cravit. Watch Now

OCTOBER 3, 2013. Friended to Death Q& A with Writer Ian Michaels and Writer/Director Sarah Smick. Watch Now

OCTOBER 3, 2013. Todd James interviews Mia and David Renaud creators of  short film The Morning After. Watch Now

OCTOBER 2, 2013. Todd James interviews Kerrie Long and Highschool Award Winner on Global News Noon. Watch Now

OCTOBER 2, 2013. EIFF on the cover of GRIFF. Film reviews page 7-8. Read Article

OCTOBER 2, 2013. Todd james reviews Modest Reception and Big Sur on Global Noon News. Watch Now

OCTOBER 1, 2013. Todd James reviews Filmage: The Story of Descendents/ALL and interviews Director Matt Riggle on Early News Global. Watch Now

OCTOBER 1, 2013. The Edmontn Journal Blog. Lawrence & Holloman. Read Blog Article

OCTOBER 1, 2013. Filmage: Story of Descendents/ALL Q&A with Director Matt Riggle. Watch Now

OCTOBER 1, 2013. Todd James reviews Filmage: The Story of Descendents/ALL and Thanks for Sharing on Global Noon News. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 30, 2013. Gig City film review of Furever. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 30, 2013. Todd James reviews Goodness in Rwanda and interviews Producer Tara Hughes on Global News Noon. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 30. 2013. L'Effet EIFF Red Carpet interview with Producer Carine Mineur Bourget. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 30, 2013. Todd James intreviews Hans Olson, Director of The Auctioneer and Carine Mineur Bourget, producer of L' Effet. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 29, 2013. Vancouver Actress, Laura Adkin chats about her short film Beauty Mark on Morning News Global. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 29, 2013. Todd James review EIFF Films on Global Weekend News. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 29, 2013. Our Own Backyard Q&A with Directors of Paradise Falls and Itchy the Blind Gunman. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. Gig City film review of Thanks for Sharing. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. Jeremy Lalonde, Director of Sex After Kids interviews Zoie Palmer and Kris Holden-Reid. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. Todd James on Global Edmonton Morning News. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. Zoie Palmer plugs Sex After Kids and EIFF on Global Edmonton Morning News. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. Marc Halberstadt talks Cowjews and Indians on Global Edmonton Morning News. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 28, 2013. The Edmonton Journal previews Goodness in Rwanda. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 27, 2013. CBC Edmonton AM. Marc Halberstadt talks Cowjews and Indians. Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 27, 2013. CBC Edmonton AM. Paul Matwychuk Previews EIFF. Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 27, 2013. Gig City Film review of Sex After Kids, Directed by Jeremy Lalonde. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 27,2013. Gig City film review of The Auctioneer screening Sept 30 @ 7pm, Directed by Hans Olson. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 27,2013. Wonderful blog story about Ray 'BOOM BOOM' Manicini by Warren Tasker on Fight Game Blog

SEPTEMBER 27, 2013. Todd James reviews Antarctica: A year on Ice and interviews Director Anthony Powell. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 27, 2013. Todd James reviews EIFF Films on Early News Global. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 26, 2013. Edmonton Film Prize Winner announcement. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 26, 201324/ONE Producer, Joshua Semchuk, shouts out Saturday's kick-off (Sept. 28 @ 11am) on GLOBAL Television.

SEPTEMBER 26, 2013. mediamag.CA Blog features EIFF. Read Blog Article

SEPTEMBER 26, 2013. Kerrie Long, Tara Hughes talk EIFF and Goodness in Rwanda on CTV Morning Live. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 26, 2013. Todd James interviews Kerrie Long and Michael Mankowski Director of Left for Dead: The Legend of Wild Bill. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013. St. Albert Gazette. The Film Fest Returns, by Scott Hayes. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013. Michel Charron interviews Mike Ouellette Le Cafe Show, Radio Canada. Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013. The Griff interviews 24/ONE newcomers The Black Sheep Society. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013. Gig City review of MUSCLE SHOALS.  Read Article

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013. Gateway Previews EIFF. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013. CKUA's Grant Stovel interviews Greg 'Freddy' Camalier Director of Muscle Shoals. Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013. Edmonton Journal Festival Reviews, by Jamie Hall. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013. Gig Ciy review of Filmage: The Story of Descendents/ALL. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 23, 2013. Festival Producer, Kerrie Long on CTV News at Five. Watch Now

SEPTEMBER 20, 2013. Christian Zyp interviews Director, Co-Producer and Cinematographer Christopher Smith about Tiny: A Story About Living Small. Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 19, 2013.  Opening Night Gala Film MUSCLE SHOALS featured on the cover of VUE WEEKLY!  Interview with PERCY SLEDGE (When A Man Loves A Woman) by Paul Blinov.  Read HERE.

SETPEMBER 19, 2013. Le Franco Previews. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 17, 2013. The Griff spotlights on 24/ONE. Read Article

SEPTEMBER 13, 2013. Christian Zyp chats with Director, Jeremy Lalonde (Sex After Kids), Director Matt Riggle ( Filmage: The Story of Descendents/ALL) and Writer, Daniel Arnold and Director, Matthew Kowalchuk ( Lawrence and Holloman). Listen Here

SEPTEMBER 6,  2013. Christian Zyp chats with Director, Pat Downing about Cafe Cafe on Moving Radio. Listen Now

AUGUST 2, 2013.  EIFF Announces 'Official Selection' Films -- these are the films selected from more than 900 submissions and does not reflect this year's entire line-up.  Full festival line-up announced in September.  Media Release

FEBRUARY 22, 2013.  EIFF Announced as 'Official Nominating Festival' for CBC Television Series "Short Film Face Off".  Media Release

FEBRUARY 21, 2013.  NEW FILM Category: ALBERTA High School Student Competition.  Media Release.

FEBRUARY 21, 2013.  CALL FOR ENTRIES now OPEN!  Media Release.

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Important Festival Dates

JANUARY10:

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS OPEN!
Features, Documentaries & Short Films.

FEBRUARY 26:

6:30pm : ANIMATION - OSCAR® Nominated Shorts
9pm : LIVE ACTION - OSCAR® Nominated Shorts

FEBRUARY 27:

6:30pm : LIVE ACTION - OSCAR® Nominated Shorts
9pm : ANIMATION - OSCAR® Nominated Shorts

FEBRUARY 28:

Earlybird Submission Deadline
15% SAVINGS!

APRIL 15:

Regular Submission Deadline
Features, Documentaries & Short Films.

APRIL 30:

Final, Late Deadline for Submissions
Please don't beg for an extension to this date!

JUNE 15:

Alberta High School Filmmakers...
This is your final, post-marked by, deadline for submissions in this category.

JULY 7:

FILMMAKERS NOTIFIED!
All filmmakers notified of "Official Selection" by email.

JULY 15:

FILMMAKERS! OFFICIAL INVITATIONS
...e-mailed by this date.

JULY 25:

FILMMAKERS! PRESS MATERIALS
... synopsis and jpg from your film for festival program guide & website.

AUGUST 1:

SHORT FILMMAKERS! EXHIBITION COPY
...required by this date.

AUGUST 8:

EIFF Hosts the PATIO PARTY!
5-9pm at LATITUDE 53.

AUGUST 13-31:

HOT AUGUST DEALS
Festival passes ON SALE!

SEPTEMBER 2:

FEATURE Filmmakers...
Deadline for receipt of exhibition copy.

SEPTEMBER 3:

VOLUNTEER Applications due...
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SEPTEMBER 25-OCTOBER 4:

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