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11am – 7pm on Thursday, Feb. 28th –  staff at ART CENTER to welcome our  wonderful fest-goers and distribute remaining passes and programs.

festlong – E. CHARLES MILLER: View the RETROSPECTIVE collection of on of La Grande’s most prolific artists.  The exhibition will be open to the public throughout the festival. View more about the show here >>

5:30PM – Get loosed up for the weekend to come by participating in a FREE Nia class hosted by Miriam Farnam of La Grande Loves Nia .


FEATURE: ONLY THE YOUNG * Oregon Premiere (dir. Jason Tippet+Liz Mims) SHORT: HATCH* Oregon Premiere (dir. Christoph Kuschnig) SKYPE Q&A to follow feature w/ Directors Jason Tippet & Elizabeth Mims

11:30AM –Tour the Liberty Theatre Join us on a tour of the Liberty Theatre and take a step back into La Grande history as you explore this unique downtown treasure. The Liberty Theater Foundation is currently raising funds for the restoration of the theater which will become a performing arts center for the entire Northeast Oregon region. Drop by the Stage Door Theater at 11:30 and learn more about this inspiring community project.


sd-find-trueloveFEATURE: FINDING TRUELOVE (dir. Sam Kuhn) SHORT: TUESDAY (dir. Fantavious Fritz)

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FEATURE: CINEMA SIX (dir. Mark Potts, Cole Selix) * West Coast Premiere SHORT: THE EVENT (dir. Julia Pott) * West Coast Premiere SKYPE Q&A to Follow Feature

venue-time-eoff2013_0012_Vector Smart ObjectFEATURE: ALMOST IN LOVE (dir. Sam Neave) * West Coast Premiere SHORT:  SOCIAL BUTTERFLY (dir. Lauren Wolkstein) * West Coast Premiere

venue-time-eoff2013_0011_Vector Smart Object FEATURE: THE INTERNATIONAL SIGN FOR CHOKING  (dir. Zach Weintraub) * Oregon Premiere SHORT: Life and Freaky Times of Uncle Luke (co-dir. Jillian Mayer, Lucas Leyva) * Oregon Premiere LIVE Q&A to follow w/ director Zach Weintraub + cinematographer

venue-time-eoff2013_0010_Vector Smart ObjectFEATURE: WAR WITCH (dir. Kim Nguyen) * E. Oregon Premiere SHORT: A SHORT FILM ABOUT SAFEKEEPING (dir. Mark Hitz) * World Premiere

Saturday, March 2nd

venue-time-eoff2013_0009_Vector Smart ObjectOregon Showcase SHORT: THE LAST TWINKIE (dir. Tim Mustoe) * World Premiere SHORT: SEARCHING FOR YELLOW (dir. Ian Clark) * E. Oregon Premiere FEATURE: THE MEN OF DODGE CITY (dir. Nandan Rao) *Oregon Premiere LIVE Q&A to follow w/ director and supporting actor

crazy-theif FEATURE: CRAZY AND THIEF (dir. Cory McAbbee) *Oregon Prremiere SHORT:NOTES ON BIOLOGY (dir. Danny Madden) * Oregon Premiere NOTE: This block is suitable for all ages!

paranorman-vtLAIKA Presentation: The Making of the handcrafted stop-motion feature ParaNorman (2012).  Go behind-the-scenes of LAIKA’s animated feature ParaNorman.  Mark Shapiro will present time-lapse imagery and behind-the-scenes footage as he describes the major undertaking involved in the making-of this remarkable animated film.  Production puppets will also be on display. Read more >>

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FEATURE: OK, GOOD (dir. Daniel Martinco) * West Coast Premiere SHORT: LONG DAYS (dir. Adam Keleman) * West Coast Premiere

venue-time-eoff2013_0006_Vector Smart Object Oregon Rural Action presents our conversational piece: Panel Introduction FEATURE: ESCAPE FIRE: THE FIGHT TO RESCUE AMERICAN HEALTHCARE (dir. Matthew Heineman & Susan Froemke) *E. Oregon Premiere Panel Discussion to follow

venue-time-eoff2013_0005_Vector Smart ObjectSPECIAL EVENT: SUPER SECRET SCREENING : An Evening with ORNANA (dir. Danny Madden) SHORT: #POST-MODEM (dir. Jillian Mayer/Lucas Leyva) *West Coast Premiere Q&A (director in attendance)


venue-time-eoff2013_0004_Vector Smart ObjectFEATURE: YOSSI (dir. Eytan Fox) *Oregon Premiere SHORT: THE EXCHANGE (dir. Jason Headley) * World Premiere

venue-time-eoff2013_0003_Vector Smart Object FEATURE: AN OVERSIMPLIFICATION OF HER BEAUTY  (dir. Terence Nance) *Oregon Premiere SHORT: THE APOCALYPSE (dir. Andrew Zuchero – Sundance’13) *West Coast Premiere

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AFTER PARTY : MUSIC @ Art Center at The Old Library (FestivalHQ) TREEFORT MUSIC FEST SHOWCASE The Dirty Moogs :: AND AND AND :: Lionsweb