Experience 11 original local films in Access Sacramento’s 17th annual “A Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival as it premieres this Saturday  Dec. 10, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. on  Access Sacramento cable television channel 17.

Access Sacramento Executive Director and Film Festival Director Gary Martin

Access Sacramento Executive Director and Film Festival Director Gary Martin

Access Sacramento Executive Director Gary Martin hosts this years 10 award-winning scripts turned into 10-minute movies, plus Access Sacramento’s own “On-Camera Kids” premiere youth-actor film “Returning Andrew.”

 

In addition to the films, you’ll see the 10 filmmakers on stage at the historic Crest Theatre thanking their casts and crews, and we’ll show you the results of several audience voting awards.

 

This year’s Film Festival airs on the following schedule:

Saturday, Dec. 10 @ 5:00pm

Sunday, Dec. 11 at 9:00am

Monday, Dec. 12 at 1:00am

 

Sunday Dec. 18 @ 5:00pm

Monday, Dec. 19 @ 9:00am

Tuesday, Dec. 20 @ 1:00am

 

Tuesday, Dec. 27 at 7:00pm

Wednesday, Dec. 28 at 11:00am

Thursday, Dec. 29 at 3:00am

 

More than 800 people attended the world premiere showing of the films at the big screen at the Crest Theatre on Sat. Oct. 8, 2016.

Look for each of the films to post soon to the Access Sacramento YouTube channel, and to AccessLocal.Tv.

Also, watch for the announcement of the the 18th annual “A Place Called Sacramento” script writing competition details so you or friends you know can become part of the next celebration of Sacramento area filmmaking.

For more information about the “A Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival visit AccessSacramento.org or call 916-456-8600.