SPECIAL SEPTEMBER SHOw!
SEPTEMBER 14th & 15th - 7:30 PM
Las Lomas Theater
1460 S. Main St, Walnut Creek
Free for film society members. $12 General Admission tickets available on a first-come basis, starting 30 minutes before show times.
Selected this year from 539 submissions by 22 volunteer film society member jurors, just ten Finalists from around the country will present their wonderful animated, live-action or documentary short film in person for audience cash awards. Always a spectacular show!
NOTE: The special location these two screenings is the Las Lomas High School Theater. ALSO: On Friday, Sept. 14th, parking in the high school lot will be extremely limited. Use street parking near the high school, or the south end of the Broadway Plaza parking structure.
Film Review & Commentary
“The Cakemaker” - How does one grieve the loss of a lover? Especially a clandestine love who cannot be revealed? Seeking solace and resolution, two abandoned lovers instead try to love the one they’re with; in this critically-acclaimed German-Israeli drama that was Mountain Shadow’s selection for August, 2018. You can read Mountain Shadow’s film review by clicking on the image above.
The Desert Bride is a quiet little gem of a film about an ordinary little life. It’s an allegory, filled with metaphors. There’s the desert of nothingness, filled with mythic beliefs in miracles that – like the winds – are strong enough to blow and toss one where one never could have imagined, or undertaken on one’s own. This film was Mountain Shadow’s selection for July, 2018. Click on the image above to read the Mountain Shadow film review.