TONIGHT is your final opportunity to watch ALL of the nominated films in TWO (2) categories — LIVE ACTION and ANIMATED Short Films! This is your chance to get a leg-up in the office OSCAR® pool! Films screen at THE REC ROOM (1725 – 99 Street). Map. Tickets to EACH short film package are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. The REC ROOM Box Office opens 1-hour before showtime.
LIVE ACTION is 14A Sexual Content, Language May Offend | ANIMATION is 14A Substance Abuse
EIFF & The REC ROOM invite movie lovers, hipsters, fashionistas and, well, EVERYONE, to a LIVE screening of the 2017 Academy Awards on SUNDAY, Feb. 26th. Hosted by 630 CHED’s Ryan Jespersen & blogger Kari Shelton, this won’t be like sitting at home in your underwear! And if you haven’t seen The REC ROOM’s massive screen, know that it’s, well, massively impressive! NO Cover Charge. Food and bevvies available for purchase. This is a fundraiser event for EIFF — bring cash for raffle prizes. Dress like Holly wood! You could WIN our Jury prize for Best Dressed.
Thank-you to our Raffle PRIZE sponsors… Knifewear | McBain Camera | The Marc Restaurant | Metterra Hotel | On the Rocks | Roth & Ramberg | Southgate Mall | Trestle Creek Golf Resort | Urban Tavern | Zenari’s Restaurant
Take a look at THESE babies! Tim Okamura, one of the fantastic artists featured in HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT (our opening night Gala film) has generously permitted us to create this year’s T-Shirt based on his painting, ROSIE NO. 1. Thank-you to Dave @ Garage Rock for designing, printing and hosting an online store for our festival-goers to purchase their own. BUY NOW.