The 15th Annual Sunscreen Film Festival To Be Held From Thursday, September 24 to Sunday, September 27, 2020

fifteenth Annual Sunscreen Film Festival To Be Held Sept. 24 – 27, 2020 at AMC Theaters Sundial

Sunscreen is a vital component of the financial and arts local community domestically. It is encouraging and exciting that the party is equipped to continue to make a beneficial affect on the location this 12 months. I’m looking forward to the following fifteen a long time

The Sunscreen Film Festival’s 2020 showcase will be held this weekend from Thursday, September 24 to Sunday, September 27 at AMC Theaters Sundial (151 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, Fla.). The 4-day party, introduced by the St. Petersburg Clearwater Film Commission will kick off with a screening of Beast Beast, an official collection at Sundance, produced by Alec Baldwin and directed by Danny Madden and Wake Up, a short directed by Olivia Wilde, starring Margaret Qualley. The Festival will shut with The Unlawful — directed by Danish Renzu and starring Suraj Sharma (Daily life of Pi) — a gripping coming of age tale about a passionate film university student that ought to go away all the things behind to abide by his dream in a new place.

The fifteenth Annual Sunscreen Film Festival, which was beforehand postponed, will current twenty five attributes from the US and all around the world within just numerous classes which include international, documentary, thriller, drama, and comedy additionally, one hundred shorts throughout 13 diverse thematic blocks.

“Sunscreen is a vital component of the financial and arts local community domestically. It is encouraging and exciting that the party is equipped to continue to make a beneficial affect on the location this 12 months. I’m looking forward to the following fifteen a long time,” explained Tony Armer, St. Petersburg Clearwater film commissioner and Sunscreen Film Festival founder.

Characteristic highlights incorporate: The Miseducation of Bindu — a coming of age dramedy directed by Prarthana Mohan and produced by the Duplas Brothers — that centers all around a bullied Indian teenager as she navigates via higher faculty Snaeland, a Complete film noir about a disgraced German journalist who finds redemption in a small Icelandic fishing village and Angela, a Columbian film directed by Agamenon Quintero that sheds gentle on the electricity men maintain around females in lots of areas of the world.

Regionally designed movies will also be getting middle stage with the Festival screening WDED Dead In The Early morning, Splendor is Pores and skin Deep, Movie star Crush, and various higher faculty shorts.

Documentary highlights incorporate the Story of Plastic directed by Deia Schlosberg Flannery, a biopic on southern gothic author Flannery O’Conner and Frenemies, a film shot in Cuba that covers the country’s intricate connection with the US. Also featured is Stalking Chernobyl: Exploration Right after the Apocalypse, an in-depth look into the rising amount of journey-seekers risking radiation poisoning to consider photographs in the location.

Exclusive speakers incorporate:

Ramfis Myrthil, Producer

Ash Greyson, Digital & Social Media Maven

Avril Z. Speakes, Innovative Producer

Milan Chakraborty, Producer

Marty Poole, Author & Producer

Dave DeBorde, Author & Producer

Robert Enriquez, Producer & Expertise Supervisor

Lucius Baston, Actor & Producer

Liz Cardenas, Author, Producer & Director

Paul Wilson, Producer & Actor

Santosh Govindaraju, Producer

Jason Brown, Producer & Entrepreneur

Anthony Francis, Digital Strategist & Specialist

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The Sunscreen Film Festival is arranged and introduced by the St. Petersburg-Clearwater Film Culture Inc., a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) firm, screening top-notch movies, supplying 12 months-spherical programing, which include movies, instructional workshops, functions and activities in St. Petersburg, Clearwater and Tampa, Florida. Constantly internationally identified as a top international film festival it is the longest functioning mainstream film festival in the Tampa Bay location.


The St. Pete/Clearwater Film Commission serves Pinellas County, Florida supporting and doing the job to bring commercials, Tv reveals, aspect movies and electronic media tasks to the location.

Film SPC supports neighborhood signature Film Festivals, fosters sector improvement with free workshops, an on the web creation manual and place databases. The film fee participates in direct internet marketing and trade missions at major film markets, festivals and tradeshows in North America and Internationally like Sundance, Cannes, Toronto and additional.

Film SPC has a neighborhood film incentive method. Film, Tv, electronic media, tunes videos and additional are eligible for the improvement internet marketing partnerships. The target of the incentive is to present exclusive destination publicity for St. Pete/Clearwater as an location with a increasing name for filmmaking and television programming, good areas, and great crew and tools resources.

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