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FILM FESTIVAL 90 2018 13th Annual GBC Film Fest For the 13th consecutive year, Elkoans have a chance to enjoy a singular celebration of sensational cinema at the annual Great Basin College Film Festival! The unique event spans five days and showcases films that never made it to local theaters, including a list of Oscar Nominated Short Films and three culturally diverse, critically acclaimed, feature-length movies. All films start at 6:00 p.m. with the box office opening at 5:30 p.m. Each film will be accompanied by complimentary appetizers from local culinary sponsors. The festival kicks off at Great Basin College on February 15, 16 and 17 with a selection of the year’s best films. GBC’s theater recently got an overhaul with a brand-new HD projector and a wider screen, so attendees are in for a treat! 90 \ February 2018 THE FILMS YOU’LL SEE NOWHERE ELSE! For more information contact Russ Minter, Film Festival chair 738-1533 OR VISIT FACEBOOK.COM/GBCFILMFEST

THE FOLLOWING FILMS WILL BE SHOWN AT GBC: • Thursday, Feb. 15: The Florida Project Culinary Sponsor: Double Dice • Friday, Feb. 16: Marshall Culinary Sponsor: Garibaldi’s Mexican Restaurant • Saturday, Feb. 17: The Human Story Culinary Sponsor: Odeh’s, Coffee Roasters The Festival continues Feb. 23 and 24 at the Western Folklife Center where attendees can see this year’s nominees for Animated, Live Action and Documentary shorts before the winners are decided at the 90th Academy Awards. See these shorts and be the most informed person at your Oscar watch party! Tickets are on sale now in the WFC gift shop. • Friday, Feb. 23 – and Animated Shorts • Saturday, Feb. 24 – Documentary Shorts Culinary Sponsor: Coffee Roasters, Ogi Deli Culinary Sponsor: Pizza Barn For the feature films at the GBC theater, ticket prices are $10.00. Students and seniors can get in for $7.00. For the Oscar shorts, cost is $10 for one night or $15 for both nights. The Film Festival is one of several cultural events sponsored by the GBC Arts and Cultural Enrichment Committee (ACE). Info about upcoming events can be found at The GBC Film Festival would not be possible without the help of these sponsors: Dr. Terry J. Nevins, DO Roy’s Market Janet Carter, OD Solace Tattoo GBC Theater Program Gretchen Skivington Rentals Silver Dollar Club Western Folklife Center Elko Convention & Visitor’s Authority Relax in Style – John Sherwood League Signups! • Golf Lessons • Recreational Golf • Kids Games • Golf Club Repair & Regripping • Golf Cart Sales & Repair • Golf Equipment • Tanning 2110 E. IDAHO ST. (EAST END MALL) | 8AM-8PM | 775.299.5255 GAMECHANGERNEVADA.COM Visit our Facebook page for full League details. Gamechangergolf

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