Daniel Anderson Jr. 11:50 a.m., Sept. 4
San Diego Film Festival at MCASD
On Friday, September 28, the San Diego Film Festival will screen four films in the Sherwood Auditorium at the Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla (700 Prospect St). Tickets cost $14.
Push the Limits begins at 5:00 p.m. This collection of shorts includes Greenouille D’ Hiver, COMMERCE, Queen, My Left Hand Man, and Easter Eggs.
Not Today will screen at 5:30 p.m. "A spoiled Orange County rich kid (CODY LONGO) goes to Hyderabad, India, to party and reluctantly gets to know a young 'untouchable' (first-time and award-winning young actress PERSIS KAREN) and her father (WALID AMINI). When the American learns the girl’s been sold, he and the father set out to get her back from traffickers. Across India and through it’s dark corners, a young man’s life is forever changed."
Chat Noir Lucy starts at 8:00 p.m. The film centers on a a superstitious man who finds two black kittens and takes them in. "This tiny event changes his personality and even his future."
One Day on Earth will screen at 9:00 p.m. This "is the first film made in every country of the world on the same day. We see both the challenges and hopes of humanity from a diverse group of volunteer filmmakers assembled by an participatory media experiment. The world is greatly interconnected, enormous, perilous, and wonderful."