These are the winning films from the 2015 AVFF Student Film Competition. They were first screened at the Inaugural Alexander Valley Film Festival on October 25, 2015. Congrats to all students who took part!
8/20/15 (RAVEN FILM CENTER) - Join us for The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance and The Great Train Robbery with live piano accompaniment by Petaluma Pete.
7/25/15 (CLOVER THEATER) - We're collaborating with the Sonoma County Cuban Film Festival to bring you Chico & Rita, a Cuban animated feature film. It was nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year in 2012. We'll also screen two shorts: Searching for Chana Pozo and Ode to Pineapple.
On Thursday, May 14th, over 50 patrons joined us for the kick off of our monthly screening series at The Raven Film Center in Healdsburg. Guests supped on takeout Chinese food from Yinkeng in Windsor and then took in The Search for General Tso, a documentary on the origins of the ubiquitous dish.
We are now accepting applications for student interns to work on the set of For What It's Worth, a feature film to be shot on location in Geyserville, CA. Click here for the application and more information.
A hearty group of cinephiles are heading to San Francisco on Wednesday, May 6th, to take in a day of the SF Film Festival. Care to join? AVFS Members get to attend the films for free!
Thursday, May 14th at 7PM at The Raven Film Center in Healdsburg, the AV Film Society kicks off our screening program with dinner and a show. Join us for a screening of The Search for General Tso plus a sumptuous take-out dinner of the film's namesake dish.
The 58th Annual San Francisco Film Festival starts today and we've got tickets for you. If you're an AV Film Society member, email Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll hook you up!
The Alexander Valley (AV) Film Society is launching educational film programs for students in public schools in Cloverdale, Geyserville, and Healdsburg. Adam Burke, Pixar Animator and AV Film Society Programming Team Co-Chair, will kick off with Animation Workshops for students at Cloverdale, Geyserville, and Healdsburg high schools.
The Alexander Valley Film Society will produce the first annual Alexander Valley Film Festival October 22-25, 2015. Anchored at The Clover Theater in Cloverdale and The Raven Film Center in Healdsburg, the festival will be a four-day celebration of film, food, music, wine, heritage, and hospitality. The Alexander Valley (AV) Film Festival will showcase new and emerging talents from all over the world. The festival will also feature student films from youth throughout the region.