The 8th Sacramento French Film Festival takes place the weekends of June 19-21 & June 27-28 at the Crest Theatre.
The festival kicks off this weekend with the annual opening night reception. (June 19th). Opening Night Reception begins at 6 o'clock in the lobby of the Crest Theatre.(Opening night film may be attended without attending the reception.) The reception will feature an open wine bar by Barefoot Wine, & water by Perrier & Metromint. Catering by Aioli Bodega Española, Café Rolle, Chanterelle, Grange, Kru, The Melting Pot, Opa! Opa!, Selland’s & Ella, Sun Flour Baking Company, Whole Foods Market, baguette by Boudin Bakery & Café and coffee by Coffee Works. Seasoned with music by DJ Christophe.
The first film of the festival will begin at 8:30pm.
It will be the Sacramento premiere of Paris (with Juliette Binoche), by acclaimed director Cédric Klapisch (Russian Dolls), a feel-good dramatic comedy and an unforgettable homage to the city of Paris.
For full schedule information, you can visit the film festival's website here.
Ticket prices range from $10 (single tickets) to $80 (Full Festival Pass). There are also pass combinations if you wish to attend partial events at the festival.
♦ BLEU OPENING NIGHT PASS = $51
Access to Opening Night Reception and film
(Valid June 19 only).
♦ BLANC FIRST WEEKEND PASS = $35
Access to all film screenings
(Valid June 19-21 / Opening Reception not included).
♦ ROUGE SECOND WEEKEND PASS = $36
Access to all film screenings & Closing Party
(Valid June 27-28).
♦ BLEU + BLANC + ROUGE = $80
Two-Weekends Full Access to all screenings & parties
(Valid June 19-28).
♦ BLEU + BLANC = $60
First-Weekend Full Access to all screenings & Opening Reception
(Valid June 19-21).
♦ BLANC+ ROUGE = $50
Two-Weekend Experience, Opening Reception not included
(Valid June 19 / film only-28)
Tickets for the festival can be purchased here.
Single tickets are available only at the door / Sales at the door (for single tickets and passes) will be CASH ONLY, no checks, no credit cards.
The CREST THEATRE is located at 1013 K Street in Downtown Sacramento. 3 hours free parking with validation at the 10th & L street garage.
The Sacramento French Film Festival is a project of the Alliance Française de Sacramento.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
Sacramento French Film Festival
Opens This Weekend!!
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