Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Two Festivals To Check Out This Weekend

Japanese Film Festival

The Party kicks off April 7, 2011  with a GALA Party
starts 7PM
16901 S. Western Ave. Gardena, CA 90247 2F

My top pics are

April 8 (Hollywood)

9:40 pm "Birthright"
A young girl finds the mother who left her as a child now leads a happy life. Well, she really hasn't introduced herself, she's just been watching her mom's perfect life from a distance. After 3 days, she does something

April 9th (Hollywood)

6:00 pm "The Billion Yen Jackpot"
 A very strange man wants to make a billion yen by selling a character like Hello Kitty to the public, too bad he seems to be a jerk and everyone is turning him down. A squad of lovely ladies follow him around
April 9th (Hollywood)
 April 17th Yamaha Music Center(Irvine)

 10:20 pm Short Film Series
 The Lost Samurai (5 min)
A samurai get transported to America in the present and a anime fanboy tries to help him get home

more info and a wide selection of movies

Starting the same time is the

L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival

Opening Night Celebrity Screening (feat. Funny or Die)
Downtown Independent Theater, 7:00 PM Thu, Apr 07 
Just a reminder we live in L.A. so you know a lot of celebrities are going to show up or at least people you laugh at on television.
 Check the Things To Do In April section for my favorite choices for the event.