CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF INDEPENDENT FILM AND STORYTELLING

RED EYE CINEMA: DAWN OF THE DEAD (1978)

Katie Neville and Jason Kaiser, founders of the annual community festival, MicroHorrors, present an exclusive screening of DAWN OF THE DEAD in celebration of its 45th anniversary. The opportunity to watch this film in a theatre, with fans, has long been an experience that has eluded us(and the masses!). The film’s presentation of humanity, culture, and […]

KING VIDOR CEREMONY

We’re very excited to announce this year’s King Vidor Recipient, Actress and Director – Heather Graham. Graham will receive the King Vidor Award at an official ceremony on Saturday, April 27 at the Hotel San Luis Obispo.  A noon reception starts the festivities, followed by a “Conversation with Heather Graham.”  A screening of her film, […]

OPENING NIGHT: GHOSTLIGHT

We’re celebrating the kick off to our 30th Anniversary Festival by meeting our special guests, filmmakers and major contributors at this year’s Opening Night Reception with catered bites by Luna Red and wine from Ancient Peaks, in the pit of the Fremont Theater. With this year”s film centered around the preparation of a theatrical performance […]

CLOSING NIGHT: THELMA

We’re privileged to present this Sundance favorite, marking the feature directorial debut of Josh Margloin. Inspired by his own grandmother’s real-life experiences, the film stars June Squibb as Thelma Post, a victim of a phone scam who mails thousands of dollars to help her jailed grandson, only to discover he”s not actually in jail. Determined […]