The Venice Heritage Museum (VHM) is hosting an outdoor film festival at Vice Media (589 Venice Blvd., Venice, Calif. 90291) on Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 7:00-10:00 pm. Tickets on sale HERE. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Venice Heritage Museum project.
The VHM team has curated a selection of short films celebrating the city's historic, artistic, and cultural legacy in partnership with Venice Arts, UCLA Film & Television Archive, Venice Institute of Contemporary Art, and Herman Paramount Pathe News. Select clips from the recently launched VHM Oral History Project, featuring Joan Huff (a descendent of one of the first African-American families of Venice) and Boardwalk icon Harry Perry, will be screened in partnership with Why Not Coco? Productions.
The evening is billed as "a celebration of Venice History and Culture through short form film" and "an epic night under the stars" with concessions for sale, and vendors. Event sponsors include The Empanada Factory, Firestone Walker Brewing Company and Bev.