Interactive Film Day
Saturday March 4 @ Cité des Rocheuses

Join us for our annual 'Reely' Fun Film Day and discover what it's like to take the magic off the screen and hold it in your hands!

Starting at 10 am, La Cite Des Rocheuses will be transformed into a plethora of workshops all carefully planned by film making professionals.

Whether you're an artist, a musician, an actor, a sound effect wizard, or you like calling the shots (director) we have something for you and your family to get involved in!

Workshops include:

  • Special effects makeup 
  • Sound effects and foley demonstrations 
  • Puppet making and puppeteering with a professional puppeteer
  • Editing film and sound
  • Quickdraw Animation interactive
  • Try your skills at making a stop motion movie with The Director's Cut
  • AND MUCH MORE!

When it's time to relax you can take a load off and enjoy our constant roll of international award winning short films

Bring the whole family for a shared fun filled day and make some movie memories!

Short Series


Check out the amazing series of shorts we will be screening throughout the day, repeating every 90 minutes or so...

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Home Sweet Home

2013 / France / 10m
This is the story of a house which escapes from its suburban foundations and sets off on an epic journey.

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Bunny New Girl

2015 / Australia / 6min
On her first day at a new school, a self conscious young girl learns that friendship can overcome difference.

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Decorations

2014 / Japan / 7m
A quaint kitchen in a house tucked away in the outskirts of the city. Amidst preparations for a banquet, the birth of a new life brings turmoil and change.

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If I was God

2014 / Canada / 8m
In this short animated film, a Grade 7 boy’s mind starts to wander while dissecting a frog in Biology class.

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Miss Roboto

2015 / USA / 5.5m
Unfulfilled with her life, a dishwashing robot gets inspiration from a dance show. Despite her purpose, she tries to do something that she wasn’t programmed to do… TO GROOVE!

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Bear and the Bird

2013 / USA / 4.5m
Two lonely souls are brought together by the bitter cold winter. Bear and the Bird explores loss, loneliness, and our deep desire for relationship.

 

Taking Flight

2015 / USA / 6m
Taking Flight is a short film inspired by the life and heritage of Antonio Pasin, inventor of the Radio Flyer wagon.

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Rita and the Crocodile - Fishing

2014 / Denmark / 5m
Rita and Crocodile are going fishing, and Rita lectures Crocodile on how to fish. At the lake, however, it is Crocodile who catches all the fish, even though Rita has the new fishing rod and gave Crocodile the old one. Rita wants to trade, but that doesn´t help.

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Broken Wand

2014 / USA / 4m
A washed-up magician tries to reconnect with his pre-teen grandson who used to love magic.

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Mo's Bows

2015 / USA / 6m
Meet Moziah Bridges, a sixth-grade CEO of his very own bow tie business. Follow Mo as he starts to develop his company, Mo’s Bows to see what it takes to be an entrepreneur with a passion for fashion!

 

Teen Chick

2014 / USA / 6m
Jennifer doesn't want to wait to grow up, she wants to be a teenager now.

 

Albert

2014 / USA / 6m
A child prodigy learns the beauty of childhood from the girls next door.

And that's not all! We will also be showing some of the best student shorts made right here at home and some who won CIFF's Youth Cinema Competition at CIFF

  • When No One’s Looking
  • The Story of Earl
  • The Tiny Dancer
  • Left Alone 
  • Obscura
  • Transformation
  • Mysterious Water
  • Swords
  • The Robbery
  • The Dragon Vortex
  • Waking Up

Date & Time

Saturday, March 4
10am - 4pm
La Cité Des Rocheuses
4800 Richard Rd SW
Calgary, AB T3E 6L1
(403) 249-1749

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