Wednesday, April 5, 2017 / 1:30 - 9:30 PM / 3500 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
Join us at Holy Names University of Oakland for Day 2 of the 15th annual Oakland International Film Festival (OIFF)! Enjoy great films, stimulating conversations with filmmakers, and a networking reception with live music. Day 2 of OIFF at Holy Names is presented by the Oakland Film Society and the Asia Pacific Peace Studies Institute (APPSI). Generous support also provided by the HNU Core Program in Integrative Studies Across Cultures, HNU Education Department, and HNU Office of Student Affairs.
Purchase Tickets Online:
$15 ticket for each 2-3 hour segment. Access to the networking reception included with price of ticket. Click here or cut-and-paste the following URL into a browser address bar. HNU students receive free admission by showing school ID.
1:30-4:30 Films and Panel Discussion on Restorative Justice, Young Filmmakers
AmeriKa (directed by Ryan Ward, Heartshaped Movies)
Walk With Me (Hartley Film Foundation)
Short films from the BAVC THE FACTORY youth filmmakers
Forgiveness (directed by Sati Gossett)
4:30-6:30 Film and Panel Discussion on Veterans, Trauma, Art-Based Therapy
6:30-7:30 Networking reception with live music and Photo Exhibit
7:30-9:30 Films and Panel Discussion on Theme of “African Roots”
Masters of Rhythm (directed by Eve A. Ma, Palomino Productions)
Yemanjá: Wisdom from the African Heart of Brazil (directed by Donna Roberts)
Holy Names University (HNU) is located at 3500 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619. This event will be held in the HNU Valley Center for the Performing Arts (VCPA). Click on the following links for driving directions and a campus map (VCPA is marked "D" on the map).
Please note that on-campus parking is limited. Additional parking is available outside the campus gate, along Mountain Boulevard, and also a short walk away at the lower parking lot at Oakland First Covenant Church (4000 Redwood Road, Oakland, CA 94619).