Animal Film Festival
Saturday, February 9, 2019, Gold Miners Inn Ballroom, 121 Bank St., Grass Valley, CA
Visit tables hosted by CAPE and local animal groups and AFF sponsors. Try some free samples of Miyokos vegan cheese! Enjoy a beverage at the bar that will be set up in the lobby outside the ballroom. Grab some FREE popcorn too!
Center for Animal Protection & Education (CAPE) Introduction film
Welcome: JP Novic, Executive Director, CAPE, Shelley Frost, Director AFF
Tarshis Short Film Award presentations: Adam and Amber Tarshis, Zoe Novic
Casa de Carne, Dustin Brown, Last Chance for Animals, 1st place $3000
Face It, Ethan Eliam, PETA, 2nd place $2000
Aliens, Shawn Bannon, Mercy for Animals, 3rd place $1000
Special Guests: Jan Creamer, co-founder, CEO and President Animal Defenders International (ADI) and Tim Phillips, Vice President, ADI, who will discuss ADI's global rescues in Guatemala and the lion preserve they are founding in Africa.
ANIMA: Animals. Faith. Compassion
Discussion: Dr. Lo Sprague
Joaquin Phoenix - Wool Doesn't Suit Me
Isle of Dogs Parody
On the Cover
I AM, I AM, A Musical Expedition
Discussion: Harry Hmura
Live Your Most Compassionate Life
Good for You
Discussion: Adam Peditto
Discussion: Paula Castro
Closing comments: JP Novic
Animal Film Festival
Sunday, February 10, 2019, Nevada Theater, 401 Broad St., Nevada City, CA
Enjoy FREE popcorn and find your seat for the Morning Session.
Center for Animal Protection & Education (CAPE) Introduction Film
Welcome: JP Novic, Executive Director, CAPE, Shelley Frost AFF Director
My Paintbrush Bites
Willow: 7 Weeks in Aquarius
Discussion: Erin Parks, director
Vegan Strong: Leilani Munter
Discussion: Shawn Bannon, director
Where Are You From?
A Mother's Monologue
Tarshis Film Awards for Best Feature, Short and Student Films: Zoe Novic
12:30 - 1:30
Pick up your pre-ordered lunch from BackPorch Market in the lobby to enjoy back inside the theater!
1:30 - 4:20
A Film About Animals
Discussion: Eric Metzgar, director
Discussion: Tracy Bishop, director
Closing remarks: JP Novic
We are sorry to report that dogs are not allowed at either venue. Please kiss them good-bye and come enjoy the show!