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GRANDE PRAIRIE, B.C. – The deadline for Peace Region Filmmakers is approaching for the Reel Shorts Film Festival.

Thursday, February 21, 2019, is the extended deadline for filmmakers who currently reside in the Peace Region or have resided in the region for the free submissions to this film festival.

Submitted films must have a running time of 2-31 minutes and have not been previously viewed by the public or been posted online.

Screening fees (royalties) are paid to filmmakers whose films screen at the festival. Films are also eligible for juried and audience choice awards.

The 13th Reel Shorts Film Festival runs May 6th through to the 13th in Grande Prairie. This Film Festival is a qualifying festival for the Canadian Screen Awards presented by the ACCT (Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television).

The festival which began in 2007 has the largest school program of any film festival in the Prairie Provinces. Over 2,000 Grade 1-12 students from 20 schools attended the festival in 2018.

For more information on the Festival; CLICK HERE

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