GI Film Festival

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, 7 p.m.

Where: Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado, San Diego | get directions

Cost: $15

Age limit: All ages

KPBS presents the 2017 GI Film Festival San Diego, October 18 to 22. The event brings the stories of America’s military to life through film. This year’s line-up includes eight West Coast premieres, filmmaker appearances, panel discussions, a family movie night, an awards celebration, and the Local Film Showcase, highlighting San Diego’s local military culture. At various venues throughout San Diego, including the USS Midway Museum and AMC Mission Valley. All-access passes and individual film screening tickets available.

For this opening night reception, a screening of The 2 Sides Project, “the emotional and transformative journey of American and Vietnamese sons and daughters — who had all lost fathers fighting on opposite sides during the war — as they hold their first-ever formal meetings.”


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