San Francisco, California
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IFFF SPECIAL EVENT - BOOK SIGNING (VIP Tent-Reception - Saturday, Oct. 22nd, 11AM)
Author Cari Beauchamp signing copies of her recently released books,
Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Powerful Women of Early Hollywood and My First Time in Hollywood
Cari Beauchamp, Author/Film Documentarian
Cari Beauchamp is an award-winning writer and documentary filmmaker.
She is the author of Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Powerful Women of Early Hollywood; Joseph P. Kennedy Presents: His Hollywood Years and other film history books. Her anthology, My First Time in Hollywood: Stories from the Pioneers, Dreamers and Misfits who Made the Movies, was published in the summer of 2015. Her books have been selected for “Best of the Year” lists byThe New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Booklist and Amazon.
Cari wrote and co-produced the documentary film Without Lying Down (2000) about the women of early Hollywood, which played on Turner Classic Movies and for which she was nominated for a Writers Guild Award. She also wrote the documentary film The Day My God Died (2003) about young girls of Nepal sold into sexual slavery, which played on PBS and was nominated for an Emmy.
She writes for Vanity Fair and various other magazines. She is the only person to twice be named an Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Film Scholar. She has appeared in multiple documentaries for TCM and others including Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (2010) and The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011), as well as being a featured speaker at venues throughout the United States and Europe including the British Film Institute, the Museum of Modern Art and the Cannes Film Festival.
She is currently serving as the resident scholar for the Mary Pickford Foundation and on the Board of the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, there are not.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is conveniently located at the corner of Van Ness and Melrose Avenues right across from the studio entrance (on Van Ness Avenue). There is a $5 parking fee per car per day.
The entrance to Raleigh Studios is right across the street from the parking structure. Entrance onto the lot is through the Van Ness Gate. Upon arrival at the gate, please mention to Security that you are there for the International Family Film Festival.
NOTE: Once on the lot, no shuttle or wheelchair access is provided. The VIP tent and festival screening rooms are located at the rear of the property. Attendees will walk approximately 2-blocks through the sound stages to reach the festival VIP tent (check in) and screening rooms.
ALL festival screening rooms are on the second floor and require attendees to walk up a moderate flight of stairs. NO ELEVATOR ACCESS is available.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Outside food and beverage is not permitted to enter the Lot. Raleigh Studios, in addition to outside food vendors will provide food and beverage for attending festival goers.
Raleigh and the IFFF strictly prohibit any food and/or beverage entering the screening rooms.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You may contact the IFFF via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 661.257.3131
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes, but please notify festival organizers of the transfer so ticketing information and event attendence remains accurate to ensure seating availability for all festival attendees.
When & Where
The International Family Film Festival
The International Family Film Festival is a non-profit, Educational/Cultural organization. Federal Tax ID #95-4464954.