Test your Academy Award predicting abilities on Sunday, Feb 17 at the Oscar Shorts presented by Q99 and the Prairie Mall. See all ten Oscar nominated short films – FIVE of them directed by Canadians.
Tickets can be purchased online at https://reelshorts.ca/the-festival/schedule/ or at the door for $1 more.
Oscar Animated Shorts – rated 14A – Sunday, Feb 17 @ 3:00pm, GPLT (Grande Prairie Live Theatre) – $12 ($8 students)
Oscar Live Action Shorts – rated 14A (Violence, Mature Subject Matter) – Sunday, Feb 17 @ 7:30pm, GPLT – $12 $8 students) – *The Academy often nominates heavy dramas, but that is especially true this year with subject matter that involves imperiled children, murder, and racial violence as can be seen by scrolling down to watch the trailers*
Combo Ticket – includes admission to both of the above – $20 ($15 students)
Prizes valued at $662 to be won including $300 in Prairie Mall gift cards! Big thanks to Klean-Rite for providing the red carpets again to go with the Academy Awards spirit! If you’d like to wear your red carpet finery at the Oscar Live Action Shorts, there are two $50 Prairie Mall gift cards to be won for Best Red Carpet Finery! Endless thanks to Chris Beauchamp of Beauchamp Creative for designing all of the Oscar Shorts posters and related images since the first one in 2016! And a warm welcome to Lisa Bennett of Rare Island Media who will be on hand to take photos! Go to the Reel Shorts Facebook page for photos from last year’s event.
Go to reelshorts.ca for prize details and to view the trailers.