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Opa! The desert's film pros help bring Greek culture to LA

06/04/2013 ● By Steve

Desert film pros descend on Los Angeles this week to help bring the LA Greek Film Festival to life!

Opa! The desert's film pros help bring Greek culture to LA

06/04/2013 ● By Steve

Desert film pros descend on Los Angeles this week to help bring the LA Greek Film Festival to life!

Native FilmFest Returns to Palm Springs

02/08/2013 ● By Steve

Celebrating its twelfth season, Native FilmFest, presented by Agua Caliente Cultural Museum, is one of the most highly regarded events of its kind. The festival, which features the best in films by, about, and starring Native Americans and other Indigenous peoples from around the world, will be held at Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs Wednesday, February 27 through Sunday, March 3.

Jack Lyons' Film Talk for August/September, 2012

09/03/2012 ● By Steve

The HOT issue here in the valley, other than the weather, is the upcoming Big Bear Lake International Film Festival taking place just up the road in the cool climes of the Big Bear Lake resort area, September 13-16.

Film Talk

08/01/2012 ● By Denise Brown

The festival, which keeps getting bigger, bearier, and more prestigious in movie circles, is a personal favorite of mine for a couple of reasons. One, it’s one of a few festivals that recognizes and honors the creative effort and input of the cinematographer.

Palm Springs International ShortFest Line-up

06/07/2012 ● By Steve

Palm Springs, CA (June 07, 2012) – The 2012 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Film Market, announced today its roster of 323 films, selected from more than 3,000 worldwide entries. Now in it

A Few Words With Craig Prater

06/05/2012 ● By Steve

Craig Prater was the man the late Sonny Bono, then the mayor of Palm Springs, chose to head his new Palm Springs International Film Festival. Since those days, Craig has had an exciting career produc

Jack Lyons' Film Talk for June & July, 2012

06/01/2012 ● By Steve

FILM TALKByJack Lyons, Sun Runner Film EditorFADE IN:The world of cinema beckons us who live in the beautiful, but very hot climates like the desert, especially in June and July. One of the busiest pl

Change for a Dollar takes the audience vote at Shorts Showcase

05/30/2012 ● By Steve

Now in its third year, Shorts Showcase, a short film program based in the Coachella Valley and running on southern California PBS station KVCR, held its annual awards screening and ceremony last night

Former Palm Springs International Film Festival Executive Director Takes on LA Greek Film Festival

04/30/2012 ● By Steve

Former Palm Springs International Film Festival Executive Director, Craig Prater (hand-chosen by Sonny Bono to run the PSIFF), is now at the helm of the 2012 Los Angeles Greek Film Festival that begin