Wenatchee Valley College at Omak presents 8th annual Omak Film Festival
Wenatchee Valley College at Omak presents the 8th Annual Omak Film Festival from Feb. 11 to March 17. All films are shown at the Mirage Theater, 101 S. Main Street, Omak. Each film will play nightly at 6:30 p.m. for one week, with discount matinees at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
The films and their weekly show times are: Waiting for Superman (PG), Feb. 11-17; The Kids are All Right (R), Feb. 18-24; Inside Job (PG-13), Feb. 25-March 3; 127 Hours (R), March 4-10; Dirt! The Movie (not rated), March 11-17.
Waiting for Superman is a documentary by filmmaker Davis Guggenheim that undertakes an exhaustive review of the public education system. The Kids Are All Right, a comedy starring Annette Bening, Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo, is about two children conceived by artificial insemination who bring their birth father into their family life. 127 Hours is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder lands on his arm, trapping him in an isolated canyon in Utah. Dirt! The Movie is a documentary that uses animation, vignettes, personal accounts and story-telling to reveal man’s historical relationship with dirt.
For show times or more movie information, visit www.omaktheater.com or call the movie hotline at 509.826.0860.
Admission is $7.50 for adults and $5 for children under 11. One p.m. matinees are $5 for all ages. Wenatchee Valley College at Omak students with current student ID will be admitted free with one guest to these films.
The film festival is sponsored by the Mirage Theater and the Associated Students of Wenatchee Valley College at Omak.
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