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Film Festival Continues Friday and Saturday 7 p.m.

Independent Films and Culinary Favorites Including “Battle of the Food Trucks”

2016 Film Festival graphicJoin us at the GBC Theatre on Friday Feb. 19 and Saturday Feb. 20 at 7PM for the last showings of the GBC Film Festival. Tickets are $7 at the door or $6 for students and seniors over 62.

Friday: “Room” (Rated R). Come early for free appetizers provided by Blue Moon. The movie has been sponsored by Stephen D. Glaser, DDS.

Synopsis: After five-year-old Jack and his mother escape from the enclosed surroundings that Jack has known his entire life, the boy makes a thrilling discovery.

Nominations & Awards: Room has several Academy Awards nominations including Best Actress, Best Picture, Best Directing, and Best Screenplay. Brie Larsen has won the Best Actress award at The Golden Globes, the BAFTAs, the SAGs for her role in this film. Little Jacob Tremblay, who is only 9 years old, has won 12 of the 18 awards for which he's been nominated.

Click here to see the trailer:

Saturday : “The End of the Tour” (Rated R). The Battle of the Food Trucks will be providing food beginning at 5:30 PM in the GBC Theatre parking lot. The film will begin at 7 PM.

Synopsis: The story of a five day interview with the acclaimed author of groundbreaking novel “Infinite Jest.” Movie sponsored by GBC’s Department of Arts and Letters.

For More Information Contact

Kayla McCarson
Marketing/Social Media Specialist, Student Services
Phone: (775) 753-2105

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