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* Congratulations to the Winners of the 9th Annual Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series. 2014 Best Film Award: Zela Trovke by Asier Altuna. 2014 Audience Award & 2nd Place: Helium, by Anders Walter, 3Place: Baghdad Messi by Sahim Omar Kalifa. Over 1000 submission. 53 films selected. 8 finalists. 3 winners. What a wonderful season of great films. Please join us in 2015.
“I’m consistently engaged by the quality of these films–it’s a pleasure to see the depth and variety of the stories and the skill of new directors and actors.” Vilmos Zsigmond
* IMPORTANT NEWS! Jesse Goodman Presents CIBO MATTO featuring Nels Cline w/ special guest Elini Sikelianos in a benefit concert for the Henry Miller Memorial Library on Thursday, October 2. Tickets HERE!
* The 18th annual Big Sur Writing Workshop for picture books, early reader, middle grade & YA fiction now open for registration! Please go HERE!
* A Gob of Spit in the Face of Art. A symposium to mark the 80th Anniversary of Henry Miller’s ‘Tropic of Cancer.’ On 19th of September Goldsmiths, University of London will host a Symposium to mark the 80th Anniversary of Henry Miller’s controversial debut novel, ‘Tropic of Cancer’. Library director, Magnus Torén will be speaking at the event.
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* On June 20 it is exactly 50 years ago that Tropic of Cancer became a legal book to read in the United States. Read about it here!
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