Onyx Downtown & The Nevada City Film festival present Home Movie Day
Sunday, November 13
Volunteer workshop 12 pm- 2 pm
Film drop off and inspections 2 pm- 4 pm
FREE Community Screening 4 pm- 6 pm
In celebration of Home Movie Day, The Onyx Downtown at the Nevada Theatre, the Nevada City Film Festival, and a group of professional film archivists will host a free local community event on Sunday, November 13 at the historic Nevada Theatre. Activities begin at 12 pm with a workshop for volunteers on the preservation and care of classic film formats including 8mm and 16mm, followed by a screening of films submitted by the community at 4 pm.
Folks interested in having their movies screened can drop off their Super 8mm, Regular 8mm, 16mm, DVDs, or files (sorry no VHS this year) in advance to the Nevada City Film Festival Headquarters at 110 Union Street, Nevada City on Tuesday and Thursday, November 1 and 3, 9 am-5 pm or The Onyx Theatre, 107 Argall Way, Nevada City during business hours, before end of November 4. For community members outside of the county, home movies can be submitted digitally at www.nevadacityfilmfestival.
Individuals interested in volunteering and learning about home movie preservation and small-gauge film handling, should email jesse@nevadacityfilmfestival.