Advance tickets for the Pontchartrain Film Festival 2018 Tour are on sale here:
*When ordering online, please print out the receipt and bring to the ticket counter to redeem for ticket.
Pontchartrain Film Festival 2018 Tour schedule
7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14: Dew Drop Jazz and Social Hall screening of “Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker” with filmmaker Lily Keber in attendance for Q&A. 430 Lamarque St., Mandeville. $10 admission
7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8: Women’s Center for Healing and Transformation screening of "First Daughter and the Black Snake" in observance of Indigenous People’s Day, followed by a Q&A. 71667 Leveson St., Abita Springs. $5 admission.
7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 7 p.m.: Ozone Songwriters Festival screening of "A Tribute to Toussaint." Mandeville Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St. Filmmakers in attendance for Q&A. Free
7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24: St. Tammany Art Association screening of “Hand of the Master: The Art and Life of Dom Gregory De Wit” with filmmaker David Michael Warren in attendance for Q&A. 320 N. Columbia St., Covington. $5 admission, free for members
The 7th annual Pontchartrain Film Festival weekend
LEAH CHASE: THE QUEEN OF CREOLE CUISINE
Friday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m.
at the Mandeville Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville
Culinary giant and civil rights icon Leah Chase was born and raised in St. Tammany Parish and has been honored as the 2018 Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities’ Humanist of the Year. Screening of this documentary is in partnership with WLAE-TV, followed by a Q&A
with director Bess Carrick.
PFF7 SATURDAY SHORT FILM SHOWCASE
Sat. Nov. 3 at the Mandeville Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville
$5 admission for the day
4 p.m. LOUISIANA MADE SHORT FILMS
A curated selection of films by Louisiana filmmakers.
Q&A with filmmakers in attendance.
5:30 p.m. LA FILM PRIZE WINNERS
See all the top 2018 winners of Shreveport’s $50,000 short film competition.
For information, email info@PontchartrainFilmFestival.com.