Back to All Events

Ocean Film Festival in Point Arena

  • Arena Theater 214 Main Street Point Arena, CA United States (map)

Arena Theater Ocean Film Festival

The historic Arena Theater in Point Arena will launch its first Ocean Film Festival Saturday, April 9, 2016, in partnership with the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival (SFIOFF).

Select films from the festival will screen in three programs at the vintage 1928 vaudeville theater and film palace beginning at 2:00pm. Learn more.

Film Lineup

Catch the family-friendly discount matinee from 2:00 to 3:00pm featuring a series of shorts and animation:

Program 2 - 4:00 to 5:30pm

Program 3 - 7:00 to 8:30pm

Domoic Acid Attack, 3 min
Sanctuary in the Sea, 18 min
The Cook, The Hunter, The Whales and Their Watchers, 5 min
Feature: Of the Sea, 55 min, plus Q&A with filmmaker Mischa Hedges


Adult program tickets: $11 in advance or $12 at the door
Youth program tickets: $5 in advance and at the door
VIP Festival Passes: $50 - in advance and at the door. Includes entry to all film screenings, reception, raffle ticket, and local business discounts. (To purchase VIP passes, go to the Tickets page and select the 1:30 PM time slot).

Top photo credit: Scott Gamble, from A Small Surfer Makes Big Waves.

Earlier Event: March 13
Programs 9 - 11
Later Event: October 15
Free event: Sharktoberfest 2016!