Monday, July 22nd, 2013
The 13th annual Gimli Film Festival will once again take over the lakeshore community of Gimli in July. The 2013 line-up presents a rich and diverse mix of documentaries, dramas and beach films, which include the Canadian premiere of two Icelandic films – Black’s Game and A Boy Like Her: A Personal Story About an Unavoidable Journey; the Western Canadian Premiere of Allez, Eddy! as well as the Manitoba premieres of the highly acclaimed films The Act of Killing and Muscle Shoals.
The FREE, very popular beach screenings feature a one-of-a-kind 35-foot outdoor screen on the beautiful shores of Lake Winnipeg. This “cinema under the stars” is a marquee event that mustn’t be missed:
- Wednesday, July 24, 10 p.m. Still Mine starring James Cromwell
- Thursday, July 25, 10 p.m. – Muscle Shoals features interviews with Bono, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger and more
- Friday, July 26, 10 p.m. – Close Encounters of the Third Kind
- Saturday, July 27, 10 p.m. – Grease
- Sunday, July 28, 10 p.m. – The Deep
July 24 to 28, 2013
For more info or to see the complete film schedule, visit Gimli Film Festival.