Reel Films: a showcase of dramatic Alaskan talent for the discriminating film buff.
Saturday March 6th at the JACC gallery.
TWO SCREENINGS: 7 & 8:30 pm
Featuring intriguing, sophisticated and mature local films. NotÂ recommended for children. PG-13
Happy Anniversary directed by Brice Habeger 4 minutes – “On the eve of their 40th wedding anniversary, Meg talks to her husband, Harvey, about the secret to a long-lasting marriage, but the truth is, Harvey isn’t really listening. ”
The Unfortunate directed by Paul Disdier 12 minutes “A graphically violent look at the reality of combat in America’s ‘Last Good War’ ”
Blood Red Shoes by Merrysmith Filmworks. 22 minutes; 16mm/DV, Italy/Alaska * Juneau premiere public screening. – ” The story of a pair of beautiful red Italian shoes, the very different lives of the two women who own them, and the dangerous tie that binds them all together. ”
A Klondike Tale animated film pre-production presentation by Averyl Veliz
King Salmon feature film pre-production presentation by Merrysmith Filmworks
Followed by a reception, an opportunity for sharing , learning, and teaching , a chance to try out 16mm film cameras, and opportunities for getting involved in making real local films that matter.