Arena Theater Ocean Film Festival
The historic Arena Theater in Point Arena will launch its first Ocean Film Festival Saturday, April 9, 2016, in partnership with the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival (SFIOFF).
Select films from the festival will screen in three programs at the vintage 1928 vaudeville theater and film palace beginning at 2:00pm. Learn more.
Catch the family-friendly discount matinee from 2:00 to 3:00pm featuring a series of shorts and animation:
- Ain't No Fish, 4 min
- The Great Wide Open, 10 min
- Song of the Spindle, 5 min
- Coralax, 7 min
- A Sea Turtle Story, 9 min
- Zoe and Her Adventures, 3 min
- Net Positiva, 11 min
Program 2 - 4:00 to 5:30pm
- Whale Aware, 8 min
- TBD: Q&A with Filmmaker Lauren Gilberston, 10 min
- A Small Surfer Makes Big Waves, 7 min
- Cordell Bank: A Sound Investment, 4 min
- Feature: Sonic Sea, 55 min
Program 3 - 7:00 to 8:30pm
Domoic Acid Attack, 3 min
Sanctuary in the Sea, 18 min
The Cook, The Hunter, The Whales and Their Watchers, 5 min
Feature: Of the Sea, 55 min, plus Q&A with filmmaker Mischa Hedges
Adult program tickets: $11 in advance or $12 at the door
Youth program tickets: $5 in advance and at the door
VIP Festival Passes: $50 - in advance and at the door. Includes entry to all film screenings, reception, raffle ticket, and local business discounts. (To purchase VIP passes, go to the Tickets page and select the 1:30 PM time slot).
Top photo credit: Scott Gamble, from A Small Surfer Makes Big Waves.