Cinequest Film Festival

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Cinequest Film Festival (CQFF)
SINCE: 1991
WHERE: San Jose, California, USA
WEBSITE: www.cinequest.org
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: “Cinequest Film Festival occurs in San Jose, California, Silicon Valley. Named a Top 10 Film Festival and Best Digital Film Festival by the Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, Cinequest provides the finest discovery bastion of international film premieres, breakthrough technology, artists and innovators.”

Passione to Open and Soul Surfer to Close 2011 Cinequest Film Festival

Passione to Open and Soul Surfer to Close 2011 Cinequest Film Festival

The 2011 Cinequest Film Festival which takes place March 1-13 in San Jose, announced the two features that will bookend the upcoming Festival. John Turturro’s Italian music documentary Passione will be the official Opening Night Film while Sean McNamara’s Soul Surfer will serve as the official Closing Night film. John Turturro (“O Brother, Where Art Thou?” “Transformers,” “The Big Lebowski”) will also be on hand, Opening Night, March 1, 7pm, to present his film and […]