Schedule of Events
7 PM - Opening Night: Local Filmmakers Showcase
A beautifully curated short film line-up, showcasing the best and brightest documentary talent in the Wenatchee Valley. Featuring new work from Voortex, North 40, and Your Human Productions. Attended by filmmakers and subjects. Followed by a catered after-party with featured artists and guests.
The Owl Sisters
Tribal storyteller Randy Lewis shares the legend of giant predacious Owls who terrorized the animal kingdom in Wenatchi and the fate that befell them in the end. Commentary provided by geologist Nick Zentner. A Your Human Production in conjunction with Nicholas Dirk, The Wenatchee Valley Skills Center, and local high-school students.
Fail Forward Fast
What does it mean to be an athlete? How does this change as we age? Local filmmaker Erin Nash digs into the experience of four locals to discover what they have learned over the years in their experience on the trail, the slopes, and the rocks around us. Directed by Erin Nash.
The Blueback and the Quinalt
Verging on the brink of extinction, Quinalt tribal members speak out about the sacred Blueback salmon and the impact on their ceremonies as populations are dwindling to an all-time low. A North 40 Production.
Disrupt; Unconventional Solutions
One Washington family defies the norm when Mom is diagnosed with dementia. Against the recommendations of friends and healthcare professionals, they combine forces to reimagine what is possible with elder care, aging, and unconditional love. A Kaliope and Voortex production. Directed by Alicia McKee.
Opening Night Party
After the films in the Snowy Owl Theater lobby!
Opening Night + After Party: $ 15 Adult / $17 at the door, $10 Student
Individual Screenings: $13 Adult / $15 at the door, $10 Student
Festival Pass (for all films & opening night after party): $45 Advance / $50 at the door