Focus on Film: October 2020


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CHECKMATE FOR FEATURE FILM PREMIERE

Date: October 8, 2020
"Critical Thinking" tells the true story of a group of LatinX and Black teenagers who became the first inner city team to win the U.S. National Chess Championship in 1998.
CHECKMATE FOR FEATURE FILM PREMIERE

ADVENTURES WITH STREET ART

Date: October 8, 2020
The latest episode of "Art Adventures of The Palm Beaches" highlights street art meccas across PBC that have helped shape its identity as a haven for world-class art.
ADVENTURES WITH STREET ART

CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF IN BOCA RATON

Date: October 8, 2020
The TimberTech Championship will take place from October 26–November 1 at The Old Course at Broken Sound Club in Boca Raton and will be nationally televised on the Golf Channel.
CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF IN BOCA RATON

AND THE EMMY GOES TO...

Date: October 8, 2020
The Palm Beaches were celebrated double-time at the 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards with wins for ESPN’s The Last Dance and Netflix’s Cheer.
AND THE EMMY GOES TO...

In the spirit of Halloween, read about some of Palm Beach County’s rumored “haunted” hot spots in Lake Worth Beach, Palm Beach, and West Palm Beach.
LOCATION SPOTLIGHT: THE COUNTY’S HOTTEST HAUNTS

The Palm Beaches Student Showcase of Films is free to enter for aspiring filmmakers, writers, and digital media artists enrolled in any Florida high school or college!
EDUCATION CORNER: SSOF IS OPEN FOR ENTRIES

READY FOR LIFT-OFF TO HOLLYWOOD

Date: October 8, 2020
A daily non-stop flight between the Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) via JetBlue will soon make travel for filmmakers commuting between The Palm Beaches and Hollywood a breeze.
READY FOR LIFT-OFF TO HOLLYWOOD

COMING SOON: A PLACE IN THE DARK

Date: October 8, 2020
Feature film "A Place in the Dark," an unconventional love story, was filmed throughout Palm Beach County last year, including Boca Raton, West Palm Beach and Delray Beach.
COMING SOON: A PLACE IN THE DARK

COUNTY PSA’S PROMOTE SAFETY

Date: October 7, 2020
Palm Beach County continues to sponsor a Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaign to encourage residents and guests to wear masks in public spaces. 
COUNTY PSA’S PROMOTE SAFETY

GHOUL CREEPS INTO FRAME

Date: October 7, 2020
The Filmmaker Society, an award-winning cooperative of filmmakers in Delray Beach, has a craving for unusual stories with cinematic visuals, and their latest project, "Woodlandish Ghoul," certainly fits the bill!
GHOUL CREEPS INTO FRAME

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