Sky Islands Arizona

Film Festival Gala Reception – Patagonia

  • Apr 19

    Starts: April 19, 2013 @ 5:30 pm

You are cordially invited to a Mountain Empire International Film Festival Gala Reception and “fun”raiser for the Tin Shed Movie House, Friday, April 19, hosted by Judy Mills & Joe Nitsche. Special screening and talk featuring Tucson’s Heart and Soul: El Casino Ballroom with director Daniel Buckley. Plus, Buster Keaton in The Blacksmith, 1922 restored black and white movie played on an “old-timey” reel-to-reel projector. Enjoy gala refreshments by Dos Cabezas WineWorks and delicacies by local “Gypsy Chef” Emily Riney.

Purchase Gala tickets: $50 per person at Global Arts Gallery and Patagonia Visitors Center. Info: Adrienne 520-404-3490 or

And please join us Saturday, April 20, at the Tin Shed Theatre in Patagonia for a dazzling day of films from around the world, presented in conjunction with the 22nd Arizona International Film Festival. Screenings start at 11 am with films by and about youth. Films will be screened throughout the day ending at 9 pm at the Tin Shed Theatre. Suggested donation of $5 per film screening. Details on all films will be made available here soon.

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299 McKeown Ave, Patagonia, AZ 85624