From square dancing helicopters to eclectic shorts to poignant and touching documentaries, SaMo INDIE showcases a surprising array of talent from the world over.
Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013
SaMo INDIE - The Santa Monica Independent Film Festival is proud to announce the official selections in competition for this year's maiden festival. Curated solely from filmmaker submissions, SaMo INDIE strives to honor truly independent films and the filmmakers that create them.
Choosing from hundreds of films submitted from throughout the world, the programmers at SaMo INIDIE have chosen 27 films to run over the course of three days in the beautiful seaside city of Santa Monica. From square dancing helicopters to eclectic shorts to poignant and touching documentaries, the Santa Monica Independent Film Festival showcases a diverse and surprising roster of talent from filmmakers the world over.
Night's one and two are on Sunday the 22nd and Monday the 23rd at TAG Gallery in Bergamot Station (2525 Michigan Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90404), with night three skipping a day to Wednesday the 25th at Santa Monica Playhouse (1211 4th St, Santa Monica, CA 90401).
Each evening begins with a filmmaker mixer, featuring complimentary beer and wine, followed by a two-hour shorts block. A short intermission is followed by the evening's feature film selection, with Audience Choice and Best Of Competition awards given nightly.