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Stars... Dreams... Opium
By greenroom Wire
BIRCH CREEK FILMS will present Film Festival in the Garden. Friday, August 5th, 8 P.M. at Opium Garden, 136 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida. This event will be one night only. Four independent short films, Q & A sessions with the filmmakers, awards for the filmmakers. Pay ten dollars at the door, your first drink, appetizers, four short films, and a chance to win prizes are all included. After the films, stay and dance the night away at one of the most popular and unique venues in the world. Opium is home to numerous movie stars and celebrities. www.opiummiami.com for more information about Opium Garden.
Films to be shown are:
"Once Not Far From Home" - A captivating story about a curious little boy, a beautiful young girl, and a mysterious old house, that holds the secret of their love and fate. Starring Erik Per Sullivan (Malcolm in the Middle), Skye Bartusiak (The Patriot), Daniel Kelly (Star Trek: Insurrection) Brett Rice (Monster) and James Best (The Dukes of Hazzard) By Stars North films www.starsnorth.com
"Space Available" - a futuristic story about an overpopulated world, with a set of rigid laws and computer monitoring that decides the fate of one woman's child during childbirth. Directed by Kathilynn Phillips and Dave Manzo. See www.katscratchfilms.com
"Tao of Pong" - a comedy about an ex-ping-pong prodigy, and his quest to defeat his old nemesis. Written and directed by Elijah Craig. Executive producers Mark Robertson and Barry Hacker. www.TaoOfPong.com
"Ride" - a thriller about a police observer, who is kidnapped by a criminal who overpowers the police. Chapman University, Student Film Showcase, Cannes Film Market, 2005 www.ftv.chapman.edu
and one surprise thriller with great special effects.
Please see www.bcfs.us for more information about Birch Creek Films.
Birch Creek Films is premiering a sneak preview of the new movie by DreamWorks Pictures called "Red Eye". This event will be held Thursday, August 11th, 8 P.M. at the AMC Theatre in Cocowalk/Coconut Grove, 3015 Grand Avenue, Miami, Fla. Join us in the after-party at Oxygen Lounge, just downstairs from the theatre, at 2911 Grand Avenue. We will give away major prizes, such as hotel give-aways, gym memberships, posters of the movie Red Eye, t-shirts, and more.
Birch Creek Films was started by Justin Routt, a Miami film producer. They produce movies and film events. Please see www.bcfs.us for more information.
Contact information: Opium Garden - (305) 531-5535