Second Annual DocLands Film Festival

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Presented by California Film Institute at Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, San Rafael CA

May 03 - 06
Second Annual DocLands Film Festival

Presented by the California Film Institute, DocLands Documentary Film Festival brings compelling stories and provocative insights to Marin County



Films are presented in three sections:

* WONDERLANDS – lifts our spirits through stories of joy, wonder and possibility (17 films)

* THE GREAT OUTDOORS – transports us outside to truly appreciate, explore and ultimately compel us to save and conserve our environment and the wilds of our precious and precarious planet (11 films)

* ART OF IMPACT – engages and sparks action by sharing stories that open our eyes to the global community and its disparate cultures, politics, personal narratives and biographies (20 films)

View/download full schedule

Special events:

* Opening Night Party:  Thu. 5/3, 9:00 – 11:00 pm, Elks Lodge, Maple Lawn Terrace
   (Film screening: Anote’s Ark)

* DocLands Honors Award – Louie Psihoyos:  Fri. 5/4, 9:00 – 11:00 pm, Seager Gray Gallery

* Closing Night Party:  Sat. 5/5, 9:00 – 11:00 pm, Art Works Downtown/Green Chile Kitchen
   (Film screening: 16 Bars)


General admission:  $15
CFI members:  $12.50
Seniors (65+) / Students:  $13.50

Additional attendance details

Early-bird ticket packages

Contact: 415.552.5580


    Official Website

Additional time info:

Various times in afternoon or evening, see schedule (one-page summary: p. 21)

Special events, 9:00-11:00 pm


Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center

1118 Fourth Street, San Rafael, CA 94901

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