BREAKING NEWS !!!
TO HONOR THE MEMORY
THE VICTIMS OF THE ATTACKS IN PARIS,
TO STAND FOR FREEDOM OF SPEECH
THE SACRAMENTO FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL
A SPECIAL SCREENING OF
CARTOONISTS: FOOT SOLDIERS OF DEMOCRACY
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2015 – CREST THEATRE
CARICATURISTES, FANTASSINS DE LA DÉMOCRATIE (CARTOONISTS: FOOT SOLDIERS OF DEMOCRACY), by Stéphanie Valloatto – Documentary – 106 min (2014)
Meet 12 amazing, funny, and courageous satirical cartoonists from around the world, who defend democracy at the risk of their own lives, armed with a single weapon: a pencil. They come from France, Tunisia, Russia, the United States, Burkina Faso, China, Algeria, the Ivory Coast, Venezuela, Israel, and Palestine. Hear their stories, challenges and successes, their joys and their fears. WATCH THE TRAILER HERE!
SCREENING FOLLOWED BY A POST SCREENING DISCUSSION moderated by le Professeur KEVIN ELSTOB.
Panel will include:
JACK OHMAN, Editorial Cartoonist at The Sacramento Bee, and finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning.
ROBERT SALLADAY, Editorial Director at the Center for Investigative Reporting.
JAMES ISRAEL, founder of the The Humor Times (formerly the Comic Press News).
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2015: Doors & No Host Bar at 5:30 p.m. - Film at 6:30 p.m.
CREST THEATRE, 1013 K Street - Downtown Sacramento
NO HOST BAR.
FILM PRESENTED WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES.
At the door, or in advance at the Crest Box Office:
$11.75 / $10.75 for seniors and students
(ticket prices include a $0.75 Crest facility fee).
Tickets are also available for on-line advance purchase here.
(note: additional handling fees apply).
Save the Date for our 8th annual
WINTER SHORT FILMS SCREENING
Saturday, February 21, 2015
VERGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
PART OF THE COUCHBLEACHERS ART INSTALLATION
625 S Street (corner of 7th and S Streets)
Watch the Best New French Shorts from
an art installation!
Saturday, February 21, 2015.
Doors at 6:00 p.m. - Films at 7:00 p.m.
Verge Center for the Arts, 625 S Street, Sacramento, CA.
This year's screening is unique in that you'll be part of a living, interactive art exhibit! The Verge's COUCHBLEACHERS installation(by Los Angeles artist Nate Page) will be your seats for the evening. Because of this unique opportunity, capacity is limited.
Purchase tickets in advance to reserve your seats!
Please consider making a donation to the Sacramento French Film Festival
No donation is too small. Give what you can. THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!