R2R Film Festival | April 4-11, 2014
In 2013 R2R presented 80 films from 21 countries, plus 37 workshops, filmmaker Q&As, installations, and audience voting. A big THANK YOU goes out to all of our fantastic volunteers, sponsors, funders, donors, partners, staff, enthusiastic audiences, and participating filmmakers. Congratulations to the award-winning films and filmmakers! If you missed last year’s R2R, you can also download our brochure here.
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We are pleased to announce that our popular Film Criticism Workshop will take place after the screening of the 1952 celebrated film musical Singing in the Rain at The Cinematheque’s Cinema Sunday on January 19, 2014. The workshop is FREE and open to all youth between 10 and 19 years of age. Workshop participants may join the 2014 R2R Youth Jury.
FILMS AT THE VANCOUVER ART GALLERY
Come by to see a wonderful selection of short films curated by R2R this weekend for the Family Fuse event at the Vancouver Art Gallery. The theme is “Tell Me a Story.”
November 23-24, 10am-5pm
Vancouver Art Gallery
Free for Gallery Members and for children age 12-and-under when accompanied by an adult. Regular adult admission rates apply.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Our 2014 Call for Submissions is now closed.
R2R is pleased to partner with the Kids Culture Film Series to present
Directors: Katarina Launing, Roar Uthaug
Norway/2009/82 minutes Rated: G
In Norwegian. Subtitles will be read by a professional reader.
This magical Christmas story is about courage, friendship and Gnomes. One mountain’s secret, and everyone’s life, is in grave danger unless Princess Bluerose can overcome her worst fear. Click here for details.
Sunday, November 24, 2:00 pm
The Rio Theatre, 1660 E Broadway
Net proceeds go to Queen Victoria Annex ‘Building a New Playground.’
Presented with the support of The Georgia Straight.
Check back soon for future screenings and bring the entire family!