R2R Film Festival | April 8-15, 2016

We are now accepting film submissions!


R2R is currently accepting submissions of short and feature-length films for the 18th annual Reel 2 Real International Film Festival, taking place April 8-15, 2016. R2R seeks films that are imaginative, evocative, innovative, inspiring and entertaining. We will accept feature-length dramas, shorts, documentaries, and animated films and videos. To be eligible for inclusion in the R2R competitive program, Entries must be completed no earlier than January 1, 2014. View details here.

Upcoming screenings


It’s About Time
June 20 – 21
Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
Vancouver Art Gallery


Join artists, musicians, dancers, performers and educators as they explore the idea of It’s About Time. Then chill out in the Family Film Lounge to see a wonderful selection of short films programmed by R2R.



Upcoming Activities

Cut/Move/Snap Animation Activity

During the Cut/Move/Snap Animation Activity at the Surrey Children’s Festival children got to make their own animated short film sequence using cut-out materials.
May 21-23, 2015
Surrey Arts Centre & Bear Creek Park

Check out their work here: