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Bonita Springs International Film Festival

Schedule

Pricing

2016 Award Winners

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Schedule of Events

 

To preview films please click here

 

Friday, February 12, 2016

Moe Auditorium & Film Center

6:30pm

Ribbon Cutting, Walk the Red Carpet

 

Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, Live Music

 

7:00pm

Opening Night Film - Una Noche

 

8:30pm

Opening Night Party, Live Music, Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres

With inspired cuisine, craft beers, creative cocktails, desserts and the opportunity to mingle with friends and film lovers, the Opening Night Party is the perfect start to five days of conversation, cinema and celebration!

 

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Moe Auditorium & Film Center

10:00am

Shorts Showcase #1 - Send a Memory, Save the Date, Depredator, Behind the Rocks, The Fresh Prince of Lee County, One Single Butterfly 2015, Mr Cypress 2015 Commercial, Skyview Elementary School First Animation, Sisters, AGAIN

 

1:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - One Nation (Short), Countdown (Short), Tangerines (Feature)

 

4:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Earned Wings (Short), The Battle (Short), This Ain't No Mouse Music (Feature)

 

Q & A with filmmaker

 

7:00pm

Feature Film - Theeb

 

House Party

After a long day sitting in a movie seat, itís time to get on your feet! The House Party is not only a celebration of the strength and diversity of Bonita springs, but itís also the BIFFís best dance party! The House Party is where our community comes together to eat, drink and dance the night away! An annual tradition in the making!

 

Hinman Auditorium

10:30am

Shorts & Feature Film - Little Attic (Short), Searching for Green (Short), A Quest for Meaning (Feature)

 

1:30pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Home Cooking (Short), The Grillman (Short), The Mayo Conspiracy (Feature)

 

6:30pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Permission (Short), Meant for More (Short), Good Ol' Freda (Feature)

 

Q & A with filmmaker

 

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Moe Auditorium & Film Center

10:00am

Shorts Showcase #2 - Suburban Wilderness, Jump, Match.kom, Underground Artist, The Horror-able Day, The Last Orange Grove of Middle Florida, Silence, The Magician's Boxes, Pirates, The Battle, Trespassers

 

1:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Revolving Child (Short), The Yellow Block (Short), Timbuktu (Feature)

 

4:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - The Wrecking Crew (Feature), Rhythms of Bonita (Short)

 

Q & A with filmmaker Eric Ianghoff

 

7:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Keep It Clean (Short), Dumped (Short), Man Who Loved Flowers (Short), Relatively Screwed (Short), Wild Tales (Feature)

 

Hinman Auditorium

10:30am

Shorts & Feature Film - Submarine Sandwich (Short), Fresh Guacamole (Short), Western Spaghetti (Short), Mute (Short), How Mute was Made (Short), A Single Life (Short), Otto (Short), Famous Nathan (Feature)

 

Q & A with filmmaker Lloyd Handwerker and producer Leslie Siegel

 

1:30pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Deathworld: 2120 (Short), More Than Anyone (Short), Pride (Feature)

 

6:30pm

Opera Performance and Presentation - Ron Bowman and Karin White

 

Feature Film - Le Villi

 

Monday, February 15, 2016

Moe Auditorium & Film Center

10:00am

Shorts Showcase #3 - Newtones, Trees Count, Summer Dragons, Adventures of Malia, Bonnie Pureheart and the Golden Ghost

 

4:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Crumb Catchers (Short), Dancing with Gene Kelly (Short), Silence is Golden (Short), It's Better in Italian (Feature)

 

Q & A with filmmaker

 

7:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - The Gift (Short), Hockney (Feature, Florida Premiere)

 

Hinman Auditorium

10:30am

Shorts & Feature Film - The Strangeness of Coming Home (Short), After the Blitz (Short), Ukraine. Paralipomenon. A Chronicle of Omissions (Feature)

 

1:30pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Lost & Found (Short), Titanium (Short), Trouble on Wheels (Feature)

 

6:30pm

Presentation - The Making of 'The Mona Lisa is Missing' with Joe Medeiros

 

Feature Film - The Mona Lisa is Missing

 

Q & A with filmmaker Joe Medeiros

 

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Moe Auditorium & Film Center

10:00am

Shorts Showcase #4 - Domar: To Tame, An Interview With ESE Teaching Assistant Michael Meehan, Loyal to the Game, Love Never Dies

 

1:00pm

Feature Film - Force Majeure

 

4:00pm

Shorts & Feature Film - Sisters (Short), With God (Short), The Farewell Party (Feature)

 

6:30pm

Feature Film - Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

 

Q & A with filmmaker Dyanna Taylor

 

Hinman Auditorium

1:30pm

Short & Feature Film - The Sons of Mapes (Short), Man without a Past (Feature)

 

6:00pm

Presentation - Taking Home the Trophy: Oscars Hopefuls and Predictions with Dan Hudak

 

Awards & Filmmaker Party

The Bonita Springs International Film Festivalís annual celebration of artists whose work inspires us. The Filmmaker Party brings the best and the brightest filmmaking talent and film industry professionals to Bonita Springs for a night of cinematic revelry. Join our visiting filmmakers and celebrate the final night of the festival with craft beers, wine and the festivalís signature cocktails complimenting fabulous fare. The Filmmaker Party promises to be an extraordinary event!

 

 

Purchase tickets online (click here), in person at the Center for Visual Arts and Center for Performing Arts, or over the phone (239-495-8989)

 

© 2016 Centers for the Arts Bonita Springs

 Center for Visual Arts: 26100 Old US 41 Road, Bonita Springs, Florida  34135

Center for Performing Arts: 10150 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, Florida 34135

(239) 495-8989

 

Last Updated: 04/22/2016