Save The Date: The 2016 Fresno Film Festival
Sent to mailinglist subscribers on October 27, 2016
Fresno Filmworks presents the 2016 Fresno Film Festival. The theme for our 12th annual festival is “Elevating Film.” Be sure to get tickets for this annual event.
Friday, November 11 to Sunday November 13 at the historic Tower Theatre
FRIDAY, NOV. 11
PROGRAM #1 — 7 p.m.
A celebration of the universal power of music,
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma
and the Silk Road Ensemble,
With Opening Night Reception to follow
SATURDAY, NOV. 12
PROGRAM #2 — 11 a.m.
A delightful new adaptation of the classic story,
PROGRAM #3 — 2 p.m.
The humorous, heartwarming best-selling novel comes to life,
A Man Called Ove
PROGRAM #4 — 5:45 p.m.
Sundance Award-winning Bedouin family drama,
PROGRAM #5 — 8 p.m.
A heartwarming story of an aged actor and his young caretaker bonding over Shakespeare,
Featuring Q&A with director János Edelényi
SUNDAY, NOV. 13
PROGRAM #6 — 1 p.m.
Granddaughter’s quest to save beloved olive tree,
The Olive Tree
PROGRAM #7 — 4 p.m.
Shattering stereotypes: Palestinian women race car team!
PROGRAM #8 — 7 p.m.
A manhunt for the acclaimed Chilean politician and poet,
with special appearance by US poet laureate Juan Felipe Herrera
Festival passes cost $50. Tickets to individual programs cost: $10 general admission and $8 students/seniors
On ground: Visit the Tower Theatre box office at 815 E. Olive Ave. in Fresno
Online: Visit FresnoFilmworks.org right now