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Due to the March 23, 2020 NM DOH Public Health Order, These Event Listings Are Not Accurate!
All non-essential businesses are closed, public gatherings are prohibited!
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New Mexico Labor Film Festival

Sunday April 30, 2017

Additional Dates:


1420 Cerrillos Rd.
Santa Fe, NM 87505
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Nani Rivera

Phone: 505-209-5589
Website: Click to Visit

Films, panels and activities designed to inform, educate and celebrate labor through the moving arts and cinematic world.

This year, the Festival will be held at the Center for Progress and Justice, 1420 Cerrillos Road in Santa Fe, on April 30 and May 1.  The event is sponsored by IATSE Local 480 and the New Mexico Federation of Labor and their volunteers, as well as New Mexico Filmmakers Give Back.

This event is part of the 2017 Global Labor Film Festival, which takes place in multiple cities around the world, culminating on International Workers’ Day – a holiday celebrated in over 80 countries.

Opening day festivities kick-of at 1 p.m., with the showing of the 1954 classic film, “Salt of the Earth,” originally filmed in Grants, NM. Additional featured events for the first day include a panel discussion on “fake news” with award winning journalist Peter St. Cyr; a special screening of George Orwell’s “1984;” and live music by Bandwidth No Name at the Boxcar. 

Day 2 kicks-off at 4 p.m. with a large-scale casting session for kids and teenagers, which includes a free headshot with a pony! Featured events for the final day include a screening of locally produced kids’ films; a supervised showing of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” complete with a free kid’s buffet; and a live phone bank for Pre-K for Santa Fe with an additional grown-up buffet.

To find out more about this exciting 2-day festival and see a full schedule of events visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1867568890125395/

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The New Mexico Labor Film Festival is an annual event that features films, panels and activities designed to inform, educate and celebrate labor through the moving arts and cinematic world. This year, the Festival will be held at the Center for Progress and Justice, 1420 Cerrillos Road in Santa Fe, on April 30 and May 1.  The event is sponsored by IATSE Local 480 and the New Mexico Federation of Labor and their volunteers, as well as New Mexico Filmmakers Give Back.

This event is part of the 2017 Global Labor Film Festival, which takes place in multiple cities around the world, culminating on International Workers’ Day – a holiday celebrated in over 80 countries.

Opening day festivities kick-of at 1 p.m., with the showing of the 1954 classic film, “Salt of the Earth,” originally filmed in Grants, NM. Additional featured events for the first day include a panel discussion on “fake news” with award winning journalist Peter St. Cyr; a special screening of George Orwell’s “1984;” and live music by Bandwidth No Name at the Boxcar. 

Day 2 kicks-off at 4 p.m. with a large-scale casting session for kids and teenagers, which includes a free headshot with a pony! Featured events for the final day include a screening of locally produced kids’ films; a supervised showing of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” complete with a free kid’s buffet; and a live phone bank for Pre-K for Santa Fe with an additional grown-up buffet.

To find out more about this exciting 2-day festival and see a full schedule of events visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1867568890125395/