Meant for the genuine cinephile and experience-seeker alike, the Pioneertown Intercontinental Film Festival will be repurposing the unique properties, sound stages and encompassing ranches constructed in the 1940s by Roy Rogers and good friends as a living, breathing motion image Western established. 

Intended to be a 3-day immersive expertise celebrating the Western style and impartial cinema, the Pioneertown International Film Competition will be that includes an Opening Night time functionality by The Dandy Warhols, presenting premieres, restored Paramount classics, anniversary screenings, legendary actors and filmmakers in attendance, reside bands, masterclasses, gatherings, and a lot extra.

A specific presentation titled Silly F*cking White Person: The Indigenous Impression in Westerns is staying hosted by programmer and filmmaker Adam Piron (Kiowa/Mohawk), Affiliate Director of the Sundance Indigenous Program, and joined by the creator of FX’s Reservation Puppies Sterlin Harjo (Seminole/Muscogee [Creek]) as they go over the legacy of Jim Jarmusch’s Western Dead Gentleman.

The competitions Head Programmer is Todd Luoto, previously of the Sundance, CineVegas and Silver Lake Film Festivals.

The famous people and industry industry experts involved for this inaugural year include lots of of the filmmakers whose films are staying showcased or premiered a performance by THE DANDY WARHOLS the Forged of The Past Manhunt attending the Opening Evening Premiere JOE DANTE, director of The Burbs, Gremlins, Innerspace, and JOSH OLSON, writer, A Heritage of Violence, recording their podcast The Flicks That Manufactured Me RON UNDERWOOD, director of Town Slickers and Tremors, presenting a 30th anniversary of Town Slickers Director PHIL NIBBELINK and producer DAVID KIRSCHNER presenting an anniversary screening of their Western animation An American TailFievel Goes West GRAHAM Leader presenting anniversary screenings of his iconic Outlaw Region documentaries Heartworn Highways & Heartworn Highways Revisited and the festival’s prestigious Board of Advisors,: actress and daughter of Jack Nicholson JENNIFER NICHOLSON, Producer CHRIS HANLEY (Spring Breakers, American Psycho, The Virgin Suicides, Buffalo 66…), actor and director CHRISTIAN CAMARGO (DexterHousehold of CardsThe Twilight Saga), musician MAT DEVINE, (direct singer of the band Get rid of Hannah, Head of Songs Partnerships at CAMEO), actor RAOUL MAX TRUJILLO (The Mayans, iconic villain Zero Wolf in Mel Gibson’s Apocalypto), actress, producer and daughter of filmmaker Monte Hellman, MELISSA HELLMAN (Occupational Dangers, For Muriel, Macadam à deux voies…), leading tier amusement lawyer JORDAN M. BROWNING, and co-founders MIKE BRUCE and ALAN TRIGER.

The mission of the pageant is not just to display the inspiring work of typical and neo Westerns, but also deliver a huge assortment of immersive activities centered around the American tradition of the west: finely curated movie screenings, masterclasses, dwell music, screenings under the stars will make confident to transport you to the coronary heart of the American frontier.

Total Software and listing of movies to be declared in mid July.


(Director & Producer of Hearth Chasers” with Leonardo DiCaprio and Netflix, several award-profitable attribute movies, documentaries, and television collection, founder of production company Deliberate Movies)

Head Programmer: Todd Luoto 
Formerly of the Sundance, CineVegas and Silver Lake Film Festivals

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