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. Not 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.

Free admission, donations welcome and encouraged. Popcorn and refreshments will be available.