POPPY JASPER INTERNATIONAL  FILM  FESTIVAL | #PJIFF2019 | April 3-7 | Morgan Hill & Gilroy, CA POPPY JASPER INTERNATIONAL  FILM  FESTIVAL | #PJIFF2019 | April 3-7 | Morgan Hill & Gilroy, CA

Along with our five-day film festival, we provide a variety of workshops, events, and programming throughout the year to connect our community with opportunities to enjoy film and music arts and entertainment.

PJIFF 2018 "Best of Festival"

November 2nd, 2018
6-8pm or 8-10pm (film block will be shown twice)

See the “Best of” Winners in 11 film categories!
Tickets: $15 ($8 for youth), available at the door.
Ticket proceeds will help fund PJIFF 2019 events.

Morgan Hill Community Playhouse
17090 Monterey Road
Morgan Hill
(408) 782-0008

Block 1 (6:00 PM)
With My Own Two Hands – France
Schoolyard Blues – Sweden
Kampung Tapir – Malaysia
Plastic – France
The Secret Nobody Knows – New York
Sue’s Story – Morgan Hill

Block 2 (8:00 PM)
In The Waiting – Los Angeles
My First Time – Israel
Eternal Recurrence of a Deep Sleep – Iran
Making of a Gangster – San Jose

Fall Family Movie Night

Fall Family Movie Night Poster

“The Wizard of Oz”
October 26, 2018
Costume Contest & Prizes 5:30 pm, Film at 6:30 pm
Outdoor Amphitheater

Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center

Enjoy the original “Wizard of Oz” that’s captivated movie audiences for generations. Bring your kids in their favorite Halloween costumes for their chance to win a prize.

Summer Outdoor Movie Night

“Shake, Rattle & Roll”
July 14, 2018 at 8 pm
Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center

Bring the entire family to this youth movie musical. If you like “Hairspray” and “Grease,” you’ll love this film featuring classic 1950s and 60s doo-wop, pop, and rock ‘n roll favorites. By Bay Area director and producer John Bisceglie and filmmakers 152 West Productions. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy.

PJIFF Youth Film Festival

Sunday April 8th, 2018
Grange Hall
40 E 4th Street
Morgan Hill, CA

Celebrating Young Filmmakers
Last winter, local youth in our Young Filmmakers Program created iMovies from start to finish.
We’ll show their short films and recognize their work.

10am to 11:30am

Celebrating Young Musicians
Brandon Spendlove
Singer and Guitarist with up and coming LA band known as Bleach!

11:30am to 12:30pm

PJIFF Millennials Music Video

Saturday, April 7th, 2018
“The District” (new location)
7652 Monterey Road
Gilroy, CA

Our Millennial Music Video Program brought together five local (and millennial generation) filmmakers who recorded the performance of an up & coming local band, Ghost Rock. The video will be screened and the band will perform LIVE, 7pm – 11:30pm.

PJIFF 40&UP Crowdpleaser

Thursday, April 5th, 2018
Morgan Hill Community Playhouse
17000 Monterey Road
Morgan Hill, CA

Our 40&Up Filmmaker Program brought together some creative folks who made an awesome short film, “The Last Song.” This tribute to film noir is not to be missed. 8-10pm.

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April 3 - 7, 2019
Morgan Hill | Gilroy