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#OscarNoms in 140 contest: Win tickets to A Red Carpet Affair

We've partnered with our friends over at to give away a pair of tickets to the Calgary International Film Festival Oscar® Party and Fundraiser, A Red Carpet Affair: Celebrating Hollywood's Best on February 26. 

How do you enter the #OscarNoms in 140 contest? 

1. Write a 140 character review of any Oscar-nominated film (see the full list here)

2. Post the review on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. Use the #OscarNomsin140 or tag @calgaryfilm & @calgarymovies

3. Win tickets to our Oscar® Party – A Red Carpet Affair: Celebrating Hollywood's Best

We'll be collecting all of the entries, and with the help of Oscar® party host Mike Morrison we'll narrow down all the entries to the Top 5 finalists. On Feb. 21 the finalists will be posted on, and you'll have the chance to vote for your favourite #OscarNoms in 140 review. The winner will receive 2 tickets to A Red Carpet Affair: Celebrating Hollywood's Best

Questions about how to participate? Email 


Celebrate the Oscars® with us on February 26 
What's the best way to watch the Oscars®? Join the Calgary International Film Festival for our 2nd fundraiser and Oscar party on Sunday, February 26 at The Palace Theatre. Dress to the nines and walk the red carpet as Calgary's cinephiles, film industry, and movie fans come together to celebrate the most successful films of the year. Enjoy live entertainment, food and drink, a silent auction, raffle, door prizes, an Oscar® ballot, and, of course, a live screening of the 89th Academy Awards. Tickets range from $60-$100 and are available here.