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7th Annual Film Festival
August 20-22, 2021

 

Passes on Sale Now!

 

*Friday includes festival screenings starting at 6pm, in partnership with A24 Films a special screening of David Lowrey’s The Green Knight at 8p; and our catered Film Artists’ Reception 
*Saturday includes screenings ALL DAY with the Wages of Cine pick at 10p
*Sunday includes festival screenings, brunch, and the Award Ceremony 
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Early Deadline is January 3rd! Head over to filmfreeway.com/BlackCatPictureShow to submit your film today!

The Black Cat Picture Show is an international adjudicated film festival (the only one in Augusta) that provides a platform for independent film artists to exhibit their work. Le Chat Noir theatre provides an intimate setting that facilitates the exchange of ideas in order to cultivate artistic growth.

 

 

 

2020 Black Cat Picture Show Winners

Best Documentary: Sockeye Salmon, Red Fish by Dmitriy Shpilenok

Best Short Narrative: Alina by Rami Kodeih

Best Animation: Of Crumbs and Dreams by Brian Giovanni

Best Student Film: Watermark by Rebecca Maddalo

Best Feature Narrative: Mareld by Ove Valeskog

Viewer’s Choice Award: I Will Not Say His Name by John Timmons

Staff Pick: Weight by Edward Varnie

Wages of Cine Award: Subferatu by Patrick Penta 

The festival awards trophies
(*- and cash prizes) in the following categories:
  • Feature Narrative*
  • Short Narrative*
  • Documentary*
  • Animation*
  • Student*
  • Viewer’s Choice Award*
  • Staff Pick*
  • Wages of Cine Award

Friday • August 20

Friday PM block

6:00p-7:35p

Dearly Beloved

On/Off

Ten Feet Wide: The Story of a Skinny House

Honor Among Thieves

Essence

MeTube: August Sings ‘Una Furtiva Lagrima’

Exit Package

25 minute  Intermission

8:00p

The Green Knight

10p ARTIST’S RECEPTION

Friday Night’s Menu:

-Caprese tortellini skewers with pesto
-Brats and Guinness onions in a blanket with a whole grain mustard sauce
-Seared shrimp skewers with chimichurri
-Grazing board featuring fine meats and cheeses, along with savory and sweet pairings
-Mini summer berry galettes

Saturday • August 21

Saturday AM Block

10:00a-11:30a

Built Lands

30 minute intermission

12:00p – 1:40p

The First Rainbow Coalition

How to Fall in Love in a Brothel

Growing Peace in the Middle East

The Sands of Time

20 minute intermission

2:00p – 2:45p

Soothsayin’ Saloon

Toomsboro

Behind the Glass

a jag in the duplex system

1hr and 15 minute intermission

4:oop-5:20p

Roots

When the Music Changes

1 hour 10 minute Intermission

 

Saturday PM Block

6:30p-7:40p

Household Demons

The Pact

Most Likely to Succeed

Smile

Hallucinated

A Piglet’s Tale

20 minute intermission

8:00p-9:40p

Companion

20 minute intermission

10:00pm 

Bad Candy

 

Sunday • August 22

Sunday  AM

10a BRUNCH

Sunday’s Brunch Menu:

-Smoked salmon platter
-Homemade waffles with assorted toppings
-Summer squash frittata bites
-Mini fresh fruit cups
-Bacon and white cheddar frittata bites
-Mimosa fruit salad skewers

-Mimosa bar and Bloody Marys

 

11:00am – 12:50pm

Kiss the Ground

Symfaunic

A New Leash on Life

10 minute intermission

1:00p-2:50p

Ms. Rossi

Mothboy

Win A Trip to Browntown!

10 minute intermission

3:00p -3:35p

The Legacy

25 minute intermission

4:00p-5:30p

More Than Miyagi

30 minute intermission to vote for viewer’s choice award

6:00p AWARDS CEREMONY

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