WHITE LIE  (Canada)

WHITE LIE (Canada)

WHITE LIE a character-driven psychological thriller film from the promising new Toronto-based directors Yonah Lewis and Calvin Thomas. A troubled young woman traps herself in a dangerous spiral of deception in WHITE LIE, fabricating a cancer diagnosis in order to...
SECOND TIME AROUND  (Canada)   Showing with THE FINAL SHOW (USA)

SECOND TIME AROUND (Canada) Showing with THE FINAL SHOW (USA)

Katherine Mitchell wasn’t looking for love a second time, not at her age, and certainly not with the cranky Isaac Shapiro.  Despite the nosy bunch of seniors in the residence where Katherine convalesces after breaking her hip, she and Isaac warm to each other over...
THE NEW LIFE OF PAUL SNEIJDER   (Québec, Canada)

THE NEW LIFE OF PAUL SNEIJDER (Québec, Canada)

WEST COAST PREMIERE Paul needs a dramatic change and quits his steady job.  During his many walks and encounters in the city parks, he becomes a dog walker.  If Paul can survive the wacky canines and their equally crazy owners, the cold Canadian winter and his wife’s...
THE STURGEON QUEENS  (USA), GUS  (USA) and IN BED AT 10 PM (Israel)

THE STURGEON QUEENS (USA), GUS (USA) and IN BED AT 10 PM (Israel)

COACHELLA VALLEY PREMIERES STURGEON QUEENS: 100-year-old Hattie Russ Gold and her sister, 92-year-old Anne Russ Federman, have life stories that hit all the key notes of the New York Jewish immigrant experience: hardwork, humor, romance, and a little tsuris. Hattie...
REEL INJUN – Native American Festival – Invite

REEL INJUN – Native American Festival – Invite

Native American Film Fest invites Desert Film Society members as their complimentary guests at a  9:30AM screening.  SPECIAL GUEST:  N. Bird Runningwater Director, Native American and Indigenous Program – Sundance Institute Born of the Cheyenne and Mescalero Apache...
GREENWICH VILLAGE: MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION  (Canada)

GREENWICH VILLAGE: MUSIC THAT DEFINED A GENERATION (Canada)

West Coast Premiere – One Time Screening Explore the music scene in Greenwich Village in the 60′s and early 70′s.  A film about a new generation of singers and songwriters, including Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Don McLean, Carly Simon and others who helped...