Opening Night Gala Info for Pasadena International Film Festival


One of the great things about living in Los Angeles is the abundance of opportunities to showcase independent film. If you’re in the Los Angeles area, tonight is the Opening Night Gala for the Pasadena International Film Festival.

The theme is “Great Gatsby”, so suit up and come hob-knob with such honorees:

All appearances have been confirmed:

Lifetime Achievement Award, Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond)

Breakthrough Performance Award, Jason Ritter (Parenthood)

Comedic Mastery Award, Tom Lenk (Much Ado About Nothing)

Rising Star Award recipient, Sadie Calvano (Mom)

Also attending:

Mimi Kennedy (Mom)

Michael Gross (Grace and Frankie)

Clare Kramer (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

James Marsters (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

You can get tickets at Here.

All festivities start at 7pm at the Westin Hotel , 191 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101.

See you there!!

About Lisa Minzey

Lisa Minzey is Editor in Chief of The Reel She has written for Phoenix Film Foundation, an online contributor for and is known to write a screenplay or 12. She's worked in Hollywood in various forms, but her first love is writing. She currently resides in Los Angeles.

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