by | Oct 3, 2012 | Press

 8th Annual La Femme International Film Festival Announces Opening with “Terrible Angels” Starring Michael Madsen www.LAFemme.org

 Beverly Hills, CA, October 3, 2012… The 8th Annual La Femme International Film Festival 2012 founder Leslie LaPage is excited to announce the Opening night of the festival which will take place on Thursday October 11, 2012  with the premiere of “Terrible Angels” starring Michael Madsen. After party sponsored by Hair & Makeup Artist Network with “Terrible Angels” will immediately follow the movie at Renberg Courtyard 1125 N. McCadden Place Hollywood, CA 90038.

This years (4) day fest will highlight our Saturday Night Musical Fundraiser “LA Femme Crooners” on Oct 13th , 7pm; featuring performances by Charlie Rae, the YouTube singing sensation, The Do-Its, a hip 50’s style rock ‘n’ roll band, and Jhai Norris, an up and coming artist getting lots of attention for her mixtape ‘P.S.A.’.

The Awards Ceremony Show will take place Sunday October 14, 2012 at 7pm; Honoring Katherine Fugate, Mackenzie Phillips, Francia Raisa, and Wendy McLendon-Covey with performances by The Show Off Dolls, who are a versatile burlesque fusion dance company based out of Hollywood, CA and Jhai Norris crooning.

La Femme Film Festival founder Leslie LaPage stated, “We have a great line up of very talented musical artists and celebrity film screenings so this year is especially exciting”.

The four (4) day festival will showcase over 100 independent features, shorts, documentaries, commercials, and music videos honoring some of the most talented women in the entertainment industry. Some of the films will include numerous “A” list celebrities such as Daryl Hannah, Susan Sarandon, Olympia Dukakis, Morgan Fairchild, Billy Zane, and Andie MacDowell.

The full festival runs from October 11th – 14th, 2012 and the screening and event schedule for the festival is available online at www.lafemme.org.  Tickets can NOW be purchased online or at the door.  Full Access VIP Passes are at $150 for Regular Price and Discounted VIP Passes are available for WGA & SAG Members at $59; tickets for individual films are $10; and single seminars are $20, Musical event $50, Opening Night Party is $35.

Contributing Sponsors Include: (SAG-AFTRA) Screen Actors Guild Affirmative Action & Diversity, SAG-AFTRA Women’s Committee, (WGA) Writers Guild America West, Governor’s Office of Film and Entertainment State of Florida, The Hair & Makeup Artists Network; Additional Sponsors Include: Pez Candy, LA Colors, Ittybittybra, Journal Junky, Pacific Jewelry Designs, GudFud, Calico Juno Designs, Stephanie Johnson, SCSSF (Roku Channel) Green Garmento, PopChips, Slimsticks, Eurochannel, Pama, App Solutley Wireless, Flower Garden, Lipsi, LA Color, Me and the Boy.

Media Inquiries: To register press credentials or schedule an interview with Leslie LaPage, contact A.J. Adelman 310.650.0220 or email llapage@lafemme.org


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