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Oshawa, ON L1H 1B3

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2017 DURHAM REGION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (DRIFF)


2017 DURHAM REGION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (DRIFF)

SEPTEMBER 18-24, 2017


Join the 2017 Durham Region International Film Festival (DRIFF) as we offer 7-days of carefully selected films + DRIFF’s one-of-a-kind experience at the Docville Wild West movie set. See how a movie is made from script to final cut and try your hand at on-screen acting roles!

Taking advantage of Durham’s cultural landscape, films will be screened at Landmark Theatre in Whitby, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery and Regent Theatre in Oshawa, Docville Wild West movie set in Clarington and Ajax’s historical St. Francis Centre for Community, Arts & Culture.

Tickets to DRIFF are general admission and seating is first come, first served. Purchasing a ticket to a venue event will allow you to take part in all the activities at that venue. (VIP receptions excluded) 

TICKET PRICES

Monday        $10*
Tuesday       $10*
Wednesday   $10*
Thursday      $10*
Friday           $12*
Saturday       $20* per car
Sunday         $24* pass to all three venues

Festival Pass Bundle - $75* - Available in person at Regent Theatre Box Office (does not include entry to receptions, just films)
*taxes & service charges included

Cash only ticket sales will be available at the door of each venue.


www.driff.ca
  e: durhamfilmfest@gmail.com  p: 905-626-2745
OPENING NIGHT - MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017  
LANDMARK CINEMAS, 75 CONSUMERS DR, WHITBY, ON 
6:00 pm - red carpet and photo event. (Everyone welcome)
7:00 pm - presentation and screening of '54', The Director's Cut.  Film stars: Mike Myers, Selma Hayek, Ryan Phillippe.
 
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
LANDMARK CINEMAS, 75 CONSUMERS DR, WHITBY, ON 
6:00 pm - red carpet and photo event. (Everyone welcome).
Two Rock n Roll themed documentaries:
6:30 pm - 'Hired Gun' , starring Phil X (Bonjovi), Liberty Devitto (Billy Joel), Alice Cooper and more.  Run time 90 minutes 
8:30 pm - 'Sunset Strip', featuring Johnny Depp, Keanu Reeves and many others. Run time 96 minutes
  
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
LANDMARK CINEMAS, 75 CONSUMERS DR, WHITBY, ON 
6:00 pm - red carpet and photo event. (Everyone welcome).
6:30 pm - Screening of 'Bang Bang Baby' Run time 90 minutes
9:00 pm - Screening of 'The Black Coat's Daughter'. Run time 93 minutes
 
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
LANDMARK CINEMAS, 75 CONSUMERS DR, WHITBY, ON
6:00 pm - Red carpet and photo event. (Everyone welcome).
6:45 pm - Screening of 'Badsville'  Run time 97 minutes

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017  6:00 PM - RED CARPET SCREENING
REGENT THEATRE, 50 KING STREET E, OSHAWA, ON
Friday night begins our featured films from our international competition. Vote for the DRIFF’s People’s Choice Award!
6:00 pm - Red carpet and photo session
7:00 pm - 9:30 
- Screening of 'Pollyanna'  Run time 2:23 mins  Short Film
- Screening of 'Erika' Run time 17:40 mins  Student Film
- Screening of 'The Meaning of Life' Run time 91:22 mins  Feature Film
Q & A with the Directors after the screenings

 
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2017
DOCVILLE WILD WEST MOVIE SET, 816 REGIONAL RD 17, NEWCASTLE, ON
10:00 am - 5:00pm - A full day of hand-picked films will be screened inside the barn. Enjoy activities in the kids' tent and enjoy demonstrations of specialized film gear.  In partnership with Durham College’s Media Art and Design program, guests can take part in our “Make a movie in a day” activities. Try your hand at acting on camera, then watch the magic unfold as DC’s film crew assembles the final cut before the end of the day.
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm -  29 SHORT FILM SCREENINGS
 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 
THREE LOCATIONS FOR ONE LOW PRICE. YOUR TICKET GETS YOU INTO ANY OF THE THREE LOCATIONS (OR HOP AROUND TO MORE THAN ONE).


REGENT THEATRE – 50 KING STREET E, OSHAWA, ON  

Catch the last of the magic as The Durham Region International Film Festival wraps its final day in the luxurious Regent Theatre in Oshawa.  A day of films followed by DRIFF 2017 awards and closing ceremonies close our 7-day festival. 
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Film Screenings
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm - AWARDS & CLOSING CEREMONY
 
THE ROBERT MCLAUGHLIN GALLERY, 72 QUEEN STREET, CIVIC CENTRE, OSHAWA, ON  
DRIFF takes over the Robert McLaughlin Gallery to educate and inspire film buffs. Industry panels and workshops encourage film enthusiasts expand their resources and build community in the film scene. 
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm - Panel #1 - Host: Carla Sinclair - Emerging Filmmakers & Artists
 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm - Workshop - Host: Kris Haynes from Maddox Media - Film Equipment Demo
 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm - Panel #2 | Host: Stephanie Herrerra - Maintaining Your Films Momentum
 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm - Networking
 
ST. FRANCIS CENTRE, 78 CHURCH STREET S, AJAX, ON  
Catch the DRIFF in Ajax for the last day of the week-long event. Enjoy the vintage atmosphere in this renovated church as you watch a special selection of hand-picked student films.
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm - 14 SHORT FILM SCREENINGS
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