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  • ⚠️Early Bird Pricing ending soon!⚠️ Pick up a VIP MEMBER PASS or FEST PASS and SAVE before prices go up! Get the full VIP Festival experience AND attend our Film Insider Series Screenings on June 12 & July 10 with a 2019 VIP MEMBER PASS 🎥 GET PASSES: sdfilmfest.com/passes-and-tickets/
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  • What an incredible night! We had a blast chatting with screenwriter @Jclee1230 after our May Film Insiders Series screening of LUCE. We are so excited to see what the future holds for J.C. and what he will create next. Check out the photos from this epic night on our facebook page. If you weren’t able to catch this screening and Q&A, put our next Film Insider Series date JUNE 12 on your calendar and pick up a VIP Member Pass to receive an invitation: sdfilmfest.com/passes-and-tickets/
  • “We all see ourselves in every single character. This film forces you to reevaluate things and look at who we are ... You created characters that are very real and very raw and you’ve peeled back the layers” (Post screening Q&A with CEO Tonya Mantooth & Screenwriter @jclee1230)
A fantastic night and phenomenal, must-see film! @Jclee1230 we loved having you! Discussing the film with screenwriter J.C. Lee, the audience got the inside scoop on working with an all-star cast, adapting his play into a film, & LUCE's beginnings at The Old Globe!
If you missed this screening and Q&A put our next screening date JUNE 12 in your calendar and pick up a Film Insider Pass or VIP Member Pass! sdfilmfest.com/film-insider-series/
Post-screening sweets provided by @thecravory 🍪
  • Grab a plate! Grab a drink! Our guests helped themselves to bites and beverages before heading into our screening of LUCE + post screening Q&A.
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