Like many of his other Jewish friends, Jacob Kaplan fled Europe for Uruguay. Now turning 76, he’s become rather grumpy and fed up with his community and family. One beach bar may, however, provide him with an unexpected opportunity to achieve greatness: its owner, a quiet, elderly German, raises Mr. Kaplan suspicion of being a runaway Nazi.More Info & Tickets
Perfect for summer, these short-subject films pack compelling and entertaining stories into a just a few minutes. You will see comedy, drama, documentary, animation, thrillers and more. You’re sure to laugh, be moved, fall in love, and discover some great new talent!More Info & Tickets
In the summer of 1968, ABC hired two towering public intellectuals—William F. Buckley, Jr. and Gore Vidal—to debate each other during the Democratic and Republican national conventions. Like rounds in a heavyweight battle, they pummeled out policy and personal insult. Ratings skyrocketed, and a new era in public discourse began.More Info & Tickets
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Attention all young filmmakers (grades K-12)! Do you want your film to appear on the big screen in a movie theater in front of a live film festival audience? This Fall, the 2015 Gold Coast International Film Festival Young Filmmakers Program will give you that chance!
As awards season heats up, we’re tracking numerous films screened at GCIFF or at our year-round film series that are picking up many nominations and awards!