30 September 2009

Pancho Selected for Hot Springs Film Festival


The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club was just selecteHotSprings2d to appear in the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.  This prestigious film festival is one of the oldest documentary film festivals in the world, and is held annually in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The festival began in 1992, with a screening of ten Academy Award nominated documentaries. The festival screens 100 documentaries each year and is recognized by the International Documentary Association and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as one of seven national Academy Award qualifying venues.  The festival runs from October 16-25th, and dates and times of the screening of LPB will be announced shortly.  UPDATE: screening times for the film have been announced!  It will be showing twice: Thursday, October 22, 2009 at 2:25pm and Friday, October 23, 2009 at 11:25am.

Can't make it to Hot Springs? Well, there's still time to join us at the Flabob Airport on Friday, October 2nd, when we screen the film for the Travelair Restorers Association.  As of early today, there were about eighty seats available.  RSVP by calling Kathy at (951) 683-2309 x 104, or email her: kathy(at sign)flabob.org

Additional screenings will be announced in the near future, so stay tuned.