Special Events

MINGLING, MOVIES, MAGIC… Gotta talk about the movie you just saw? Or meet friends to plan how best for you to all divide and conquer?  You’ve come to the right place!  

2017 Events are in the planning stages.

LIVE Academy Awards® Partay &  OSCAR® Nominated Shorts info. is HERE.

  • Lunchbox Shorts (Oct. 2 to 6)

    For more than a decade, EIFF has been dishin’ up LUNCH and a movie (or 6)!

    Monday thru Friday (Oct. 2 to 6), during the festival, we present five (5) unique short film packages curated from thousands of film submissions.  Each short film package features 5 to 6 shorts and runs 45- to 50-minutes in length.  So at 12:10pm, movie starts and you’re on your way again with just enough time to get back to work.  Tickets for LUNCHBOX SHORTS are $15 (LUNCH included).  Please note that we have a limited number of lunches, so arrive as quickly as you can.  Advance tickets are available online or in-person at Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre — doors open at 11:30am(ish).

  • OSCAR® Nominated Short Films : Feb. 21 & 23

    Exclusive 2-night Engagement!

    FEBRUARY 21 & 23.  Edmonton.  Again in 2017, EIFF gives you the opportunity to watch ALL the nominess in two (2) short film categories — ANIMATION and LIVE ACTION — in advance of the live ACADEMY AWARDS® broadcast on Sunday, Feb. 26.  Show TIMES.

    Screenings take place at The REC ROOM: 1725 – 99 Street, next to Cineplex at South Edmonton Common.  MAPTickets to EACH short film package are $10 in ADVANCE & $15 at the door — 1-hour before showtime.  BUY Tickets!

  • The 89th Academy Awards® LIVE on SUNDAY, Feb. 26 @ The REC ROOM!

    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.

    • 5pm : DOORS OPEN
    • 6:30-9pm : The 2017 ACADEMY AWARDS® LIVE BROADCAST

    Thank-you to our Raffle PRIZE sponsors… KnifewearMcBain Camera | The Marc Restaurant | Metterra Hotel | On the Rocks | Roth & RambergSouthgate Mall | Trestle Creek Golf Resort | Urban TavernZenari’s Restaurant


 

 

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