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Title: Legacy Film Festival on Aging
START DATE: Friday July 06
TIME: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Coppola Theatre, Fine Arts Building
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave. (at 19th Ave.), SF
Event Type: Screening
Contact NameContact: Matt Itelson
Email Addressmatti [at] sfsu.edu
Phone Number(415) 338-1442
Address
Legacy Film Festival on Aging
Friday, July 6, 6 PM
Saturday, July 7, 10:15 AM – 6:30 PM
Sunday, July 8, 1 PM - 5:30 PM
Coppola Theatre, Fine Arts Building
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave. (at 19th Ave.), SF

The only festival of its kind, the second annual Legacy Film Festival on Aging showcases 15 films from five countries, celebrating older adulthood and addressing the challenges and triumphs of aging, as the global population of adults over age 50 has grown to 95 million.

The festival includes short and feature-length documentaries, comedies and dramas by award-winning filmmakers from the Bay Area to the Czech Republic. Several filmmakers will be present for their screenings. Highlights include Christopher Rufo’s “Age of Champions,” Jan Svěrák’s “Empties,” Paul Cox’s “Innocence” and Taylor Guterson’s “Old Goats.”

Information: 415/338-2467; http://lca.sfsu.edu/node/6411
Admission: $9 per screening, advance; $12 per screening, door; $40 festival pass

The Legacy Film Festival on Aging is co-presented by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at SF State. For complete schedule: http://www.legacyfilmfestivalonaging.org.

Attendees will receive a complimentary, one-year membership to SF State’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership includes discussion groups, lectures and social events, in a friendly learning community of baby boomers and seniors.

Coppola Theatre is located in the Fine Arts Building on the SF State campus, 1600 Holloway Ave. (at 19th Ave.), San Francisco. Public parking is available in Lot 20, accessed from Lake Merced Boulevard between Winston Drive and Font Boulevard.

On weekends and evenings only, public parking is available in Lots 1 and 2, on Holloway Ave. (at 19th Ave.). Parking is $3 per hour with a $6 daily maximum. Nearby street parking is readily available on weekends. For details, visit http://www.sfsu.edu/~parking.



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