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Classic Animation Festival
presented by the Desert Classic Film Society


Description:

The DESERT CLASSIC FILM SOCIETY will be presenting THE CLASSIC ANIMATION FESTIVAL on Friday, July 19 at 8 p.m. at the Bijou Cinema in Yucca Valley.

Film historian Christopher Perry will introduce another dazzling array of animated films from the 1930’s to the 1960’s. Contrary to popular belief, these short films were not made for kids only. Films featuring Cel Animation, Puppet Animation and Claymation will be presented. Cartoon stars such as Betty Boop and Popeye will be featured as well as lesser known characters.

Film historian Christopher Perry will introduce the films. Vintage film prints will be screened.

The Bijou opens at 7:30 pm.

WANT FREE ADMISSION??? Bring a cinema related book to the Bijou and donate it to the Bijou reference library and you will get in free. Note: It has to be a book that the reference library currently does not have.

WANT ADMISSION FOR 25 CENTS??? Since movie tickets in the 1930's and 40's could be bought for 25 cents we will give you admission for 25 cents in change if the coins are silver(that means dated before 1965).

The Bijou Cinema is located at 57482 Onaga Trail in Yucca Valley. Admission is $5 per person.

For information and to join the society go to the website www.meetup.com/DESERT-CLASSIC-FILM-SOCIETY Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended and can be made on the website. There is no charge to become a member . The DESERT CLASSIC FILM SOCIETY is a Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) Organization.

For other information contact Christopher Perry at 760-365-0475.



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