Brings 89 Film Makers from Around the World to Dunedin
Dunedin International Film Festival brings 89 Film Makers from around the world to Dunedin. Many of the leading businesses in Dunedin will open their doors to provide a showplace for this year’s Dunedin International Film Festival from January 8 through January 14. The Festival is a platform for 89 filmmakers from around the world to share their original content with the Florida Film Maker’s community! It kicks off on Wednesday, at 6 p.m. Find the full schedule of movie showings and events that are happening throughout the weekend by visiting DunedinInternationalFilmFestival.com.
The Dunedin International Film Festival will have seven days of film showings at five main screens around Downtown Dunedin. Films vary from less than 5 minutes in length to 90 minutes. Most are documentaries, but some are narratives. Seven-Day Passes for the event are available online, as a two-day weekend pass. The Dunedin International Film Festival is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
A few of the screenings are free community events. These
include the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at Andrews Memorial Chapel from 3 to 5:30
p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, and an afternoon full of films at Dunedin’s Pioneer
Park, followed by a DJ set by French artists Fred and Nico, who will perform
their Movie Mix DJ Set at Pioneer Park from 8 to 10 p.m. The event is FREE and
open to the public. Fred
Eve is the resident DJ at the Hôtel
Barrière Le Majestic Cannes during the Festival de Cannes.
Free public events are made possible by The Dunedin Film
Throughout the week, other events will take place at Soggy
Bottom Brewing, BLUR Nightclub, Dunedin Art Cave, Eichar Woodworking, Sea Sea
Riders, the Dunedin VFW, Dunedin HOB (House of Beer), the Dunedin Library and
Caledonia. The week’s events will conclude with a Red Carpet Party at the
Fenway Hotel from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., followed by an Awards Ceremony in the
Fenway’s Caladesi Ballroom hosted by Kirsten Stiff Walker.
More on The Dunedin International Film Festival
Prior to the start of the Dunedin International Film
Festival, serious film students will have an opportunity to participate in the
Dunedin Film School from January 3 to 5. The class is limited to just 15 people
who will have an opportunity to get hands on experience making a historical
documentary for the city of Dunedin. The Dunedin Film School uses
entertainment’s most innovative technology to tell the story of Dunedin
underwater. Learn how to operate underwater video technology and tell the story
of Dunedin, including the Gulf, surrounding islands, native plants, and native
animals that are the support system for the eco-driven tourism that visits our
Dunedin Film Festival Inc. believes that historical
documentation is essential for the continuation of the culture of Dunedin,
Florida and its surrounding areas. Traditional definitions of culture apply to
human activity. In Dunedin, Florida those activities are eco-system dependent.
The ocean, surrounding islands, native plants, and native animals are the support
system for the eco-driven tourism that visits our delightful Dunedin.
The Dunedin Film School uses entertainment’s
most innovative technology to tell the story of Dunedin underwater. Learn how
to operate underwater video technology and tell the story of Dunedin around
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