The annual film festival is back with a new and exciting group of films that are sure to satisfy even the most discerning of film goers as well as a series of shorts for the children out there. Celebrate the Canadian Film-making industry at the 3rd Annual Reel Canadian Film Festival. On March 25th – 27th, 2011, we welcome Canada to Fernie for a showcase of film excellence and a schedule packed with entertaining, challenging and exceptional work.
Our program features entertaining childrens shorts from the National Film Board; ‘Focus on Vancouver’ shorts from emerging film-makers; FIVE feature films; our gala reception and a Fubar II party. Come meet our special guests, Fathers and Sons actor Jay Brazeau on Friday, March 25th and Fubar 2 co-star, David Lawrence on Saturday, March 26th.
Please visit www.reelfilmfest.ca for more information and updates.
Schedule and Locations
Evening films will screen at the Vogue Theatre.
Matinees will screen at the Arts Station.
Friday, March 25th, 2011
7pm: Fathers & Sons
9pm: Opening Gala Reception at the Central. Q&A with our special guests and Fathers & Sons actors Jay Brazeau and Stephen Lobo.
Enjoy a complimentary beverage, appetizers and a dj.
Saturday, March 26th, 2011
10am: Little Reels for Kids at the Arts Station. Fun for the whole family. Join us for a selection of National Film Board animated
shorts from award-winning filmmakers.
3pm: Focus on Vancouver at the Arts Station
7pm: Daydream Nation
9pm: Fubar 2
10:30pm: Fubar 2 After-party at The Central with our special guest, Fubar 2 co-star David Lawrence.
Enjoy live music by Toronto’s celtic-rock band, The Mudmen.
Pricing and Tickets
Festival Passes (a $70 value – includes all events) and opening night tickets are available in advance at The Arts Station, the Vogue Theatre and Midge’s Mags. Other individual tickets sold only at the door.
$40 Festival Pass*
$35 Festival Pass* for Arts Station Members
$15 Fathers & Sons*: includes opening gala with complementary beverage and appetizers
$15 FUBAR II*: includes entry to the Central after party featuring The Mudmen
$10 evening shows
$ 5 Focus on Vancouver
$ 2 Little Reels