Celebrity Opening Night Screening: Up, Up and Away!

Shorts / 120 mins



Walk the red carpet and enjoy an adventurously funny night of films featuring celebs such as James Franco, Patton Oswalt, Ron Livingston, Will Forte, Ike Barinholtz, Jason Ritter, Doris Roberts, Jordan Peele, Patrick Warburton, Mindy Sterling, Laraine Newman, Fred Willard, and many more.

Be sure to buy your ticket for Opening Night NOW, because it will sell out!

In This Program

  1. Hannah & Shosh

    GIRLS: Season 38

    Shorts / 2013 / 8 mins
    Same GIRLS, same dreams, same problems... forty years later. Starring original SNL cast member Laraine Newman, as well as Wendi Malick, Mindy Sterling, Sally Kemp, Martin Starr, and Sarah Wright.

  2. Audience Award: "All's Fair", Directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson

    All’s Fair

    Shorts / 2013 / 14 mins
    Roye hires a plus-sized prostitute named Phoenix to drown his sorrows over his failed marriage proposal.

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    Shorts / 2013 / 8 mins
    Two would-be bank robbers run into trouble when each takes exception to the other's mask. Shot in Downtown Los Angeles and starring Seamus Dever and Jon Huertas from the hit ABC show "Castle".

  4. jamesgilbert

    James Gilbert: Luger: Hero

    Shorts / 2014 / 5 mins
    An inside look at one of the most heroic heroes in the history of America.

  5. The Sidekick

    Shorts / 2013 / 27 mins
    When aging Sidekick Max McCabe is unceremoniously fired by his Superhero boss, he is forced to confront the fact that the world has little use for an aging ex-professional buddy.

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    Bun in the Oven 2: The Rebirth

    Shorts / 2013 / Not in Competition / 3 mins
    The bad-ass broads with babies on board are back...

  7. oddsnends

    Magnolia Memoir: Odds & Ends

    Shorts / 2014 / Not in Competition / 4 mins
    Official music video for "Odds & Ends" by festival band Magnolia Memoir. Featuring Will Forte, Doris Roberts, Fred Willard, and more.

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    Batman vs. The Penguin

    Shorts / 2013 / 5 mins
    Guns don't kill people. Batman does.

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    XR91 BioRebellion 2.0

    Shorts / 2013 / 19 mins
    Meet Darren Bost, an earnest but blundering grad student at one of the Nation's top film schools. With little support from his highbrow colleagues, he struggles to produce his overwrought sci-fi masterpiece.

Dates & Times

Celebrity Opening Night Screening: Up, Up and Away!

Downtown Independent Theater
May 15, 2014 7:30 pm
SOLD OUT - Stand-by tickets may be available at the door.