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JUST ADDED: MOULIN ROUGE!

In celebration of the 15th Anniversary of MOULIN ROUGE!, plus the celestial aligning of its two stars being honored at this year’s Festival, we just couldn’t resist the opportunity to bring Baz Luhrman’s fin de siècle favorite back to the big screen. Revel in the romance between Ewan McGregor’s yearning poet Christian and Nicole Kidman’s […]

MVFF39 FOCUS: SMOKE SCREENS CANNA-PASS!

  If you’re planning to attend the MVFF39 Focus Smoke Screens: Cannabis screenings and events on Saturday, Oct. 8, CANNA-PASS is the way to go! $50. gets you access to all SMOKE SCREENS screenings and events listed below, plus a private reception for program guests. We’ll close the day out on a celebratory note with Prezident […]

OPENING NIGHT – LA LA LAND & ARRIVAL!

  Opening Night selections for 2016 are the Lionsgate release LA LA LAND and Paramount Pictures‘ ARRIVAL. Both films are fresh from their Telluride and Venice International Film Festival premieres and will make their Bay Area premieres at the Festival. Expected guests include Amy Adams, Emma Stone and Damien Chazelle. CKICK HERE FOR COMPLETE OPENING NIGHT INFO.       Opening Night is […]

LOVING – MVFF39 CLOSING NIGHT

The MVFF39 Closing Night film is Focus Features’ LOVING! Director Jeff Nichols and stars Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga are scheduled to attend. The Closing Night Party will be held at Cavallo Point  and is sponsored by Jackson Square Partners. CLICK HERE for complete Closing Night Screenings & Party info.   BACK TO MAIN MVFF PAGE

MVFF39 ANNOUNCES: BANG! THE BERT BERNS STORY

  You may have never heard of Bert Berns, but you know the enduring songs he’s written and produced:Twist  and Shout, Cry to Me, Tell Him, Piece of My Heart, Brown-Eyed Girl, Hang On Sloopy, Everybody Needs Somebody to Love – Berns’ career IS Rock ’n’ Roll. Berns sessions made legends of Solomon Burke, The Isley Brothers, The Drifters, Ben E. King, Wilson […]