(5th Annual Film Festival and Artist Showcase)….It is set for the end of the month.
The very popular event will be held October 23rd and 24th at the Imperial Palms Resort at the Barbara Worth Country Club. The event is presented by the Imperial County Film Commission. This year’s Festival will open with a Q&A Discussion with famed comedy producer and editor George Folsey Jr. He is considered one of the most successful comedy producers and editors in Hollywood history. His credits include Coming to America, Blues Brothers and Animal House, as well as the Michael Jackson music video Thriller. The opening film is the feature Documentary This Is Not A Club, narrated by Star Trek actor Chris Pine. It will follow a group of High School students from all over the country as they vie for glory in the little-known world of competitive acting. Education workshops will also be held throughout the weekend. Passes for the Festival are on sale at the Brawley, Calexico, El Centro and Imperial Chambers of Commerce.