“Mondo Banana” will have its Italian Premiere in competition at the 2014 SiciliAmbiente Documentary Film Festival in July. The film screens at 11pm on Friday, July 18 in San Vito Lo Capo, Sicily… Next up, in August, the San Francisco Public Library will be hosting a free screening of “Mondo Banana” in the Library’s Koret Auditorium at 6pm Wednesday, August 27. The free screening is sponsored by the SF Green Film Festival and the SF Public Library.
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In May 2014, “Mondo Banana” will screen as an official selection of the San Francisco Green Film Festival – where it will show at San Francisco’s historic Roxie Theater. Following the May 30 screening, students from the UC Berkeley Student Environmental Resource Center (SERC) will host a “Let’s Go Bananas!” themed open mic and celebration. Also in May, “Mondo Banana” is an official selection of the 12th Festival Internacional de Cine Pobre (International Low-Budget Film Festival). The Cine Pobre Film Festival “builds bridges based on the belief that film becomes art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.”
On April 12, “Mondo Banana” was honored with the award for Most Original Treatment of an Environmental Theme by Cinema Planeta 2014 – the International Environmental Film Festival of Mexico. Filmmaker Ryan White was in Cuernavaca, Morelos to accept the award.
Mondo Banana will have its Mexican Premiere as an official selection of Cinema Planeta – Festival Internacional de Cine y Medio Ambiente de México! The festival runs April 8-13, 2014 in Cuernevaca, Morelos. More details coming soon. http://www.cinemaplaneta.org
Mondo Banana is an official selection of FIFEQ 2014 – the International Ethnographic Film Festival of Quebec. The documentary will screen at 6pm on Saturday, March 22 at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. Click here for more info and to see the full festival schedule: http://fifeq.ca/
Mondo Banana is an official selection of the 2014 Queens World Film Festival. The film screens at 4pm on Wednesday, March 5 at the Secret Theater in Long Island City, Queens, NY. For more information and to see the full festival schedule please visit: http://www.queensworldfilmfestival.com/