Short Films / Dryland

Friday, October 21st, 20226:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass To kick of the 15th Annual Astoria International Film Festival, we are serving up a fine collection of short films, including: Cosmic Gastropod Love-Song, Darrel Grant/Oregon Symphony, One Drift & We All Go Home, and Celilo Falls: Echo Waters. The shorts will …

Dancer

Saturday, October 22nd, 202211:30 AM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass Sergei Polunin is a breathtaking ballet talent who questions his existence and his commitment to dance just as he is about to become a legend.

Buffalo Soldiers: Fighting On Two Fronts

Saturday, October 22nd, 20221:30 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass In 1866, six all-black cavalry and infanrty regiments were created after congress passed theArmy Organization Act. They came to be known as BUFFALO SOLDIERS.Buffalo Soldiers: Fighting On Two Fronts, explores the often-contradictory role played by the Buffalo Soldiers throughout American history, with …

Hunger Ward

Saturday, October 22nd, 20223:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass Filmed from inside two of the most active therapeutic feeding centers in Yemen, Academy Award nominated HUNGER WARD documents two female health care workers fighting to thwart the spread of starvation against the backdrop of a forgotten war. The film provides an …

Equal Means Equal

Saturday, October 22nd, 20226:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass Using facts, figures, interviews, colorful graphics, news footage and occasional humor, EQUAL MEANS EQUAL leads the audience through the current challenges women in America face regarding wage parity, legal protections, maternity leave, ending violence and poverty. The argument is clear and compelling. …

Rachel Carson: Silent Spring

Saturday, October 22nd, 20228:30 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass She was a biologist for the federal government when she first noted the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides, especially DDT. Magazines, afraid of losing advertising, refused to publish her articles. When Rachel Carson published Silent Spring in 1963, …

Where’s Molly?

Saturday, October 22nd, 202210:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass Where’s Molly is a documentary filmed and directed by Jeff Daly based on his life story of finding his sister Molly after a nearly 50-year separation. Molly Jo Daly was sent to Fairview State Hospital in Salem Oregon, in 1957 and lived …

Stonewall Uprising

Sunday, October 23rd, 202212:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in the Greenwich Village section of New York City on June 28, 1969, the street erupted into violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The Stonewall riots, as they came …

To Sir, With Love

Sunday, October 23rd, 20222:00 PM, General Admission, $10Click Here for tickets | Click here for a Festival Pass Engineer Mark Thackeray arrives to teach a totally undisciplined class at an East End school. Still hoping for a good engineering job, he’s hopeful that he won’t be there long. He starts implementing his own brand of classroom discipline: forcing the pupils …