The annual Bonita International Film Festival returns May 21 – 23. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of film. This exciting three-day event presents carefully curated narrative, documentary, animation and short films from around the world, plus, live music, workshops, Q & A sessions with filmmakers and more.
Opening Night Party, Film & Concert
Your premium tickets include a cocktail reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres, screening of the 2020 comedy/drama Paint (the story of three friends from art school who struggle to start their careers in the bizarre New York City art world, while trying to get by in life and figure themselves out) and an exciting performance by seven-piece band NightBird, The Ultimate Tribute to Stevie Nicks.
Friday’s events start with a cocktail party at 5 p.m., film at 6 p.m. and the concert at 8 p.m.
For a complete schedule of films and festival events, visit www.artcenterbonita.org/biff
Closing Night Party, Film, Awards & Concert
Your premium tickets include a cocktail reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres, screening of the 2020 documentary The Last Sermon (filmmakers travel across Europe to uncover the truth about Islam, terrorism, refugee camps and healing music) and awards ceremony, followed by an engaging concert with a tribute band paying homage to operatic rock legend Meat Loaf. Sunday’s event starts with a cocktail party at 5 p.m., film and awards at 6 p.m. and the concert at 8 p.m.
For more information, call the Centers for the Art Bonita Springs at 239-495-8989 or visit online at www.artcenterbonita.org.