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  • 27/09/2018 16:00 - 27/09/2018 22:00 America/Los_Angeles

    VIP Only!

    Schedule for Film, Music and Awards:
    4pm-10pm - Private - VIP Only!
    Downtown Viewing Party!
    Announced Prior to Festival Week!.
    5 hours of running films that are non- competing.
    DJ Levi Miners - MC!
    “Making it with Moraes – Wedding Cake” by Marcelo Silva in Best in Show -28:00 USA Watch Trailer
    “Seven Minute Scrapbook: The 2016 Don Matthews CZ World Championships at E Street” by Uncle Tad Baker in Best Short Film -6:56 USA
    “Hazel” (360/VR) by Bob de Jong -6:16 Netherlands Watch Trailer

     

     

    “California’s Forgotten Children” by Melody C. Miller -1:33:37​ USA Watch Trailer
    Standing Rock: A Vision for Our Future by Ryan Schmidt, Featuring Michael Goodshield of Lakota Standing Rock Tribe, Rosebud. -33:00 USA Watch Trailer
    ”World Premiere Sneak Peak for VIP Only!
    Full Circle” by Ryan Schmidt 25:00 USA
    Special Secret Film! USA
    Official Selections VIP Preview Party! - September 27th - VIP Only!
    Private Film Viewing Party for Crew, Volunteers, Sponsors and Directors - 8 Films. Previews for VIP Only!
  • 28/09/2018 09:00 - 28/09/2018 10:00 America/Los_Angeles

    Opening Day!

    9am-9:30 am Introduction to Festival Weekend! Raffle and Prizes.
    9:45am-11:30am The Reading USA Watch Trailer
    11:45-12:45 Acha Acha Cucaracha: Cucano Strikes Again Argentina Watch Trailer
    Raffle/Prizes following.
    12:45-2:30 Films: “Two Pictures” by Director, Eric Stone from Seattle, Washington. In Attendance for Director’s Talk! USA Watch Trailer
    2:30-2:50pm “The March for Freedom” - by Director, Devon Johnson 11:58 USA Watch Trailer
    2:55pm-3:40pm “Beautiful Resistance” by Walid Al-Mekdadi -37:00 Sweden
    3:40pm-4:0​​0pm “Rae Lakes Film Documentary” by Chris Smead in Best -20:39 USA Watch Trailer
    4:05pm-5:​​40pm “California’s Forgotten Children” by Melody C. Miller -1:33:37​ USA Watch Trailer
    5:45pm Special Guest, Michael Goodshield of Lakota Tribe, Standing Rock - Camp Rosebud - Traditional Dance and Song until 5:30pm.
    Raffle/Prizes following films.
    5:45-10pm Films: “Independent Nature Series” by Director Ryan Schmidt, CSU “Chico Alumni Award!”
    Films:
    Chico, Ca From the Sky and other Shorts. USA
    Chico Aerial Drone film! World Premiere for
    “Full Circle” Watch Trailer
    and
    “Standing Rock: A Vision for Our Future”
    10pm-Close CIFF California Music Showcase:
    Andrew Bryant and Chad Kelley - Multicultural Acoustic Music
  • 29/09/2018 09:00 - 29/09/2018 23:00 America/Los_Angeles

    Local Independent Day!

    9am Raffle/Prizes following films. Independent Film - Local Only Series!
    All Films from California and Chico!
    Introduction to Local Independent Film History and Director's Talk.
    Local Raffle and Prizes, 9am-9:15am
    Locals Only! Films: 9:15am-4pm
    9:20am-9:45pm “Faith’s Gambit” by Steven Zlotowski -23:56 USA Watch Trailer
    10:15am-11am “The Littlest Undertaker” by Kevin Molohan in Best Short Film -24:54 USA Watch Trailer
    11:10-12:50 “Occupants” by Russell Emanuel -01:20:35 USA Watch Trailer
    1pm-1:15pm “Golden Age” by Jeremy Pair in Best Short Film -15:34 USA Watch Trailer
    1:30-1:45 “Madicine Woman by Mark Vaughan” -11:44 USA Watch Trailer
    1:50pm-2:10pm “Tin Can” by Pat Battistini -20:00 USA
    2:10pm-2:15pm “I Found A Hope” by Davy Andrek -4:29 USA
    2:20-2:30pm “Sid and Marge Have a Problem” by Michael Baker -9:15 USA
    2:35pm-3pm “Happy Hour” by Paul Duff -23:53 USA
    3:05pm-3:45 “Pluto” by Tiger Ji in Best Feature Film, Best Soundtrack on Film -40:00 USA Watch Trailer
    4pm-5pm “Zero-Zero” by and Producer/Director Randall Whittinghill with Director’s Talk. -14:53 USA Watch Trailer
    5:10pm-5:20pm “The Tempest” by Rome Mubarak -8:44 USA
    5:25-5:35 “Darkroom” by Phillip E. Walker -8:44 USA Watch Trailer
    5:35pm-6:30pm “Local World Premiere”, “A Real Gangster” Directed by Kyle Miller(Film Student, USC). USA Watch Trailer
    6:35pm-7:30pm Local Social Mixer and Director's Talk from Mark Vaughan!
    7:35pm-7:45pm ”Wallbangers” by Adele Franck -9:38 USA Watch Trailer
    7:45-8:15pm “A Bright Idea” by Peter Treagan -26:37 USA
    8:15pm-8:40pm “Women in Film Series”, Director’s Talk: Lorraine Dechter(NPR and Action News Network). USA
    8:45pm-10pm “Chico Native Award” for Bill Carter, Director of “Miss Sarajevo” -33:00 USA Watch Trailer
    10:15-Close -  CIFF California Music Showcase, “America’s” Watch Trailer
  • 30/09/2018 09:00 - 30/09/2018 12:00 America/Los_Angeles

    International Independent Day! Local to Global! “Youth in Film Series”

    Introduction to International Directors and Raffle/Prizes!
    Raffle! Snacks and Zevia.com sodas, juices. Director's Talk. Local Youth Film Production!
    “Youth in Film Series” @9:00-11am
    “Sow” by Daniel Salas - Paradise, Ca Production USA
    11am-11:30am “African School of Dance!” Tanya Pillar, Leader
    “Africana” by Amin Elhag -7:34 USA
    “Ghar Jaana Hai : The Stories Untold” by Konark Sarangi -5:57 USA
    Noon-1pm with “HypnoSwami Magic Show”!
    K-12 Youth Raffle/Prizes  following.
    Noon-3pm. “International, VR and Animation Series”!
    Animations:
    “Todd and his Dog” by Alan Chiou -3:10 Taiwan
    “Dear Bear” by Alan Chiou -4:17 Taiwan
    “Mickeymousing” by Marc-Anthony Cadieux -4:00 Canada
    “Flying” by Jacob Hood -3:45 USA
    Alien & Alien by Mariusz Moscicki -1:00 USA
    “Runaway Plane” by -3:05 USA
    “Don’t Talk to Strangers” by Dae Yeon Cho -4:24 USA
    “Determination” by Salome Tkebuchava -1:22 USA
    “Lilly Goes Fishing” by Xstine Cook in -7:52 Canada
    “Lilly and the Baby” by Xstine Cook -6:31 Canada
    “Hirvio” by Brian Kelso-Gillespie, Dan West -3:26 USA Watch Trailer
    “Seine’s Breath” by Bethanie Montano -3:19 Australia
    “De-Generate” by Miranda Johnson -3:03 USA
    “The Servant” by Farnoosh Abedi-9:00 Iran Watch Trailer
    VR:
    “Sonaria” by Google Spotlight Stories in -4:00 USA Watch Trailer
    “Praying from Afar” by Melody Liu in Best Virtual Reality -3:59 Singapore
    “Lionhearted” by Ricarda Saleh in Best Virtual Reality -12:10 Germany Watch Trailer
    3:15pm-6:30pm International Shorts Series
     “The Hildebrandt Collection” - 3 Short Films Germany
    “For the Children” Short by Redwulf Films -17:09 United Kingdom Watch Trailer
    “Little Jerusalem” by Vaiva Martisauskaite -6:56 Lithuania
    “Mumpsimus and Halcyon Discord” by Rolf Klein -3:00 United Kingdom
    “Night of the Dummy” by Tigre Ferguson in -2:14 USA
    1:15pm-1:45pm “Gray” by Preet Singh -29:55 India Watch Trailer
    1:50pm-2pm “Due Day” by Midia Kiasat -7:30 Iran Watch Trailer
    2:05pm-2:10pm “Oh, Dear “ by  Lauren Fogel -4:15 USA Watch Trailer
    2:15pm-2:50pm “Creme Noir – Part II” by Marcin Kulwas -16:06 Poland Watch Trailer
    2:55pm-3:10pm “Subluna” by Cambrils Emmeline -11:40 France Watch Trailer
    3:15pm-3:30pm “Blame” by Bita Alahyan -9:56 USA
    3:30-3:45 “Tango Dreams” by Jessica Gomez -10:00 USA Watch Trailer
    3:50-4:10 “Numbness” by Milad Jarmooz -12:30 Iran Watch Trailer
    4:15-4:35 “The Observer Effect” by Garret Walsh -18:57 Ireland Watch Trailer
    4:45pm-5:15pm “Out From Smoke & Ash” by Lisandro Boccacci -21:56
    5:30-5:50pm “For Better, For Worse” by Tal Greenberg -19:00 USA Watch Trailer
    6:00pm-6:15 “Pale Mirrors” by Salem Salavati -15:00 Iran
    6:30pm-6:50pm “Sisak” by Faraz Arif Ansari -15:00 India Watch Trailer
    7pm-7:30pm “Free Fall” by Alexey Slinkin -28:36 Russian Federation Watch Trailer
    7:40pm-7:50pm “Carnival Flesh” by Gabriel Alvim -10:00 Brazil
    7:55pm-9:10pm International Features Series & Awards Show!
    8:45--10:10pm “The Magic Bomb” by Randy Gordon-Gatica -01:24:39 USA Watch Trailer
    Local New Music Videos
    “Raining Gravel” by Tim Bluhm - Video only! USA
    “Delightful” by Katie Garibaldi -4:44 USA Watch Trailer
    ”Pity Party” by Kaley Rae in Best Music Video/Film -1:40 USA

     

     

     

    Awards Announcement and Raffle starts at 10pm-10:15(Quick)
    CIFF California Music Showcase with "Sisterhood" from Chico, Ca. Official Website
    10:20pm-Close!

     

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