RBC Beach Films

RBC Sunset Beach Screenings

The Gimli Film Festival and Royal Bank of Canada are proud to announce our 2018 line-up for our legendary Beach Screenings, July 25-29, 2018!

Please note that in the chance of rain, the Beach Screenings will be moved to Dr. George Johnson Middle School, 53 – 3rd Avenue.

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Wednesday, July 25 @ 10 p.m. – A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN

dir. Penny Marshall
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.
Rated PG – Drama – 1992 – 2 hr 8 min

 

 

 


Thursday, July 26 @ 10 p.m. – PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE

dir. Brian De Palma
A disfigured composer sells his soul for the woman he loves so that she will perform his music. However, an evil record tycoon betrays him and steals his music to open his rock palace, The Paradise.
Rated PG – fantasy/musical – 1974 – 1 hr 32 min

 

 

Friday, July 27 @ 10 p.m.  – DAZED AND CONFUSED

dir. Richard Linklater
The adventures of high school and junior high students on the last day of school in May 1976. An American coming-of-age comedy film written and directed by Richard Linklater.
Rated 14A – comedy – 1993 – 1 hr 42 min

 

 

 

 

Friday, July 27 @ Midnight – THE BIG LEBOWSKI

dirs. Joel & Ethan Coen
“The Dude” Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.
Rated 18A – comedy – 1998 – 1 hr 57 min

 

 

 

 

Saturday, July 28 @ 10 p.m.  – STAND BY ME

dir. Rob Reiner
After learning that a stranger has been accidentally killed near their rural homes, four Oregon boys decide to go see the body. Just a lark at first, the boys’ adventure evolves into a defining event in their lives.
Rated PG – adventure/family – 1986 – 1 hr 29 min

 

 

 



Sunday, July 29 @ 10 p.m.  – THE GREAT OUTDOORS

dir. Howard Deutch | writer John Hughes
A Chicago man’s hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.
Rated PG – comedy/family – 1988 – 1 hr 31 min

 

 

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A film viewing experience unlike any other!

We are famous for our 11 metre tall film screen that stands strong in the waters of Lake Winnipeg during our Festival. Every night during the GFF, you have the chance to catch a flick – and maybe some Northern Lights – under the stars on the beach. These free, public screenings showcase cult classics, Hollywood hits and vintage favourites.  Please read film ratings carefully to ensure you will be attending a screening that is appropriate for you and your friends and family.

Films commence at 10 p.m. every night of the festival.  Pending weather conditions, Dr. George Johnson Middle School will be used as a rain venue. It’s best to grab a spot before sunset as seating gets packed up quickly. Please keep in mind that we have chair-free seating directly in front of the screen and a separate area for lawn/beach chairs. Please be courteous to others by using low sitting chairs, we want everyone to be able to enjoy the film. If you don’t have a chair, build one with sand!

Let’s keep our beach clean and healthy, please recycle and throw out your garbage in designated areas.

And most importantly, have fun!

2018 RBC Sunset Screening beach films:

A League of their Own
Wed, July 25 at 10 p.m.
Phantom of the Paradise
Thurs, July 26 at 10 p.m.
Dazed and Confused
Fri, July 27 at 10 p.m.
 
The Big Lebowski
Fri, July 27 at Midnight
Stand By Me
Sat, July 28 at 10 p.m.
The Great Outdoors
Sun, July 29 at 10 p.m.