JOIN US AT OUR FILM FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

Join us!

13th Annual Ellensburg Film Festival

October 6, 7, 8

Free programs available at Central Party and Costume, 

CWU SURC Information Center, Ellensburg Daily Record, Gallery One, and Jerrol’s

A few of the featured films that will be shown

in the beautiful CWU McConnell Hall include:

 

THE FARTHEST 7 PM on Oct. 6

Follow the Voyager 1 and 2 as they approach deep space in this

fascinating documentary about one of humankind’s greatest scientific achievements.

 

BACKPACK FULL OF CASH2 PM on Oct. 7

Narrated by Matt Damon, 

this documentary explores the effects of privatization on our public schools.

 

SECOND NATURE 4 PM on Oct. 7

A comedy filmed in Ellensburg by one of Ellensburg’s own, Director Michael Cross.

 

SUMMER OF 1993 8:15 PM on Oct. 7  

BEST FEATURE FILM, awarded by the Ellensburg Film Festival Board

Set in the Spanish countryside, this lovely and mysterious film

follows a young girl as she adapts to her new family (subtitled)

 

**********for the horse lovers**********

DOWN THE FENCE1:30 PM on Oct. 8

BEST WASHINGTON FILM, awarded by the Ellensburg Film Festival Board

An exciting behind the scenes documentary about horse trainers

getting ready for the National Reining Championship.

 

FLOATING HORSES:  THE LIFE OF CASEY TIBBS3:30 PM on Oct. 8

American cowboy Casey Tibbs, a nine time world champion

who left home at the age of 13 in 1942 due to his father’s disdain of rodeo, 

had a rags to riches life as he was launched to stardom.

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EAGLE HUNTRESS5:30 PM on Oct. 8

This spell binding documentary follows Aisholpan, 

a 13 year old nomadic Mongolian girl fights to become

the first female eagle hunter in twelve generations of her Kazakh family (subtitled).

 

BECOMING WHO I WAS7:30 PM on Oct. 8

BEST DOCUMENTARY, awarded by the EFF Board

After a Buddhist boy in the highlands of northern India discovers

that he is the reincarnation of a centuries-old Tibetan monk, 

his godfather takes him on a journey to discover his past (subtitled).