Banana Slugs at the San Diego Latino Film Festival

You're invited to  exclusive event for UC Santa Cruz alumni at the San Diego Latino Film Festival*

Banana Slugs at the San Diego Latino Film Festival
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Fashion Valley Mall
5:30 p.m. pre–film reception; 7 p.m. film

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$15 ticket includes pre–film reception and movie ticket
Use promo code SDLFFUCSC to purchase tickets

Join your fellow San Diego alumni at True Food Kitchen for our pre–film reception, where alumnus and festival Founder/Executive Director, Ethan van Thillo (Merrill, '92), will be accompanied by a filmmaker or actor from Tesoro** for you to meet and mingle with. Following our pre–film reception, we will walk over to AMC 18 for the screening of Tesoro.

True Food Kitchen and AMC 18 are both located in the Fashion Valley Mall on Friars Rd. in San Diego. Click here for a map and directions.

This is your special chance to meet the change makers behind the films and festival. We hope to see you there!

Questions? Contact Sam Li at or (831) 459-4631.

*The San Diego Latino Film Festival is presented by Media Arts Center San Diego, a nonprofit founded by alumnus, Ethan Van Thillo, to promote access to film and video as tolls for community and self-expression and social change and supports the professional development of media arts. All proceeds from this event will go to Media Arts Center San Diego.

**About Tesoro: Maria Novaro (Danzón), one of Mexico's most accomplished directors, directs this enchanting adventure film about a group of friends who embark on a treasure hunt and, in the process, experience the adventure of a lifetime.