The San Joaquin Film Society, in association with Cibo di Vino Restaurant and Matineé Movie Lounge, presented SJFS Cinema Room: a unique exhibition partnership to present film programs and special events at the Matineé Movie Lounge in Stockton's Miracle Mile district.
Within the intimate settings of the Matineé Movie Lounge, SJFS presented a richly-diverse collection of films, featuring: international, award-winning, ground-breaking and new narrative features, documentaries, and shorts.
SJFS Cinema Room kicked-off on Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 7:00PM with the California Central Valley Premiere of the multiple award-winning "Kassim the Dream," from Executive Producer Forest Whitaker and Director Kief Davidson.
From March to April, 2009, Cinema Room went on to host an African Film Series, along with SJIFF1 Award-Winning Shorts. In May 2009 during the SJIFF2, it hosted A World of Shorts and a Master Class by world-renowned animator, Bill Plympton.
For more information on the San Joaquin Film Society, the presenting organization, visit sjiff.org