Wild and Scenic Film Festival
The Oregon Natural Desert Association's eighth annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival has arrived. The festival presents an evening of short films showcasing the natural wonders we can take for granted in our busy lives. While also having films highlighting athleticism, bravery, courage, and activism, the festival truly has something for every Central Oregonian looking to see the beauty of not just the human race, but the planet it resides on.
4 pm & 7:30 pm, Friday, October 2
The Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.
The film details the harrowing plight of the orangutan, while also shedding light on ways of rescuing and bringing the animals back to health at the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation Center. Palm oil plantations have been threatening their habitats for years, and now is the time to exact some change. A part of the Green Team Movie Night Series.
6:30 pm, Tuesday, October 6
First Presbyterian Church, 230 NE 9th St.
BendFilm First Friday
BendFilm celebrates the brave voice of independent cinema through films, lectures, and education. Enjoy being among the first to view film clips and slides from the upcoming 2015 festival. Hear from festival programmers about their picks so you can plan your weekend. Pick up a BendFilm festival guide, and enjoy Elixir Wines and Worthy Brewing beers.
5:30-9pm, Friday, October 2
Liberty Theater, 849 NW Wall St.