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- THE SKINNY:  The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival runs March 6 to 15. For more information, or to purchase passes, visit slofilmfest.org or drop by festival headquarters at 1021 Higuera St. -
  • THE SKINNY: The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival runs March 6 to 15. For more information, or to purchase passes, visit slofilmfest.org or drop by festival headquarters at 1021 Higuera St.

CORAZON VAQUERO :  Where: Palm Theatre When: Wednesday, March 11 at 3 p.m. Length: 65 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF CORAZON VAQUERO
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF CORAZON VAQUERO
  • CORAZON VAQUERO : Where: Palm Theatre When: Wednesday, March 11 at 3 p.m. Length: 65 min.
With nearly 100 films in 10 days, the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival has a lot to offer all types of cinema fans. And to help you maximize your viewing potential, the New Times staff has compiled a list of some of our festival favorites. Happy viewing!

Shorts films: Dunkumentary, Noor, In the Dark, Land Gweinnen, Concerto, In the Name of the Son, Welcome to the Earth, Last Page, Open Your Eyes, For Tomorrow, Birthmark, and Finder’s Keepers. Feature length films: A Thousand Oceans, Leaving Barstow, How To Be a Serial Killer, and Like Dandelion Dust. Documentaries: The World We Want, Number One with a Bullet, and Prom Night in Mississippi.

Arts Editor Ashley Schwellenbach thinks Sean Penn is keen. Tell her you loved Milk at aschwellenbach@newtimesslo.com.

FRANK’S LAST SHOT :  Where: Palm Theatre When: March 12 at 9 p.m. Length: 17 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF FRANK’S LAST SHOT
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  • FRANK’S LAST SHOT : Where: Palm Theatre When: March 12 at 9 p.m. Length: 17 min.

FLYING LESSONS :  Where: Palm Theatre When: March 13 at 6 p.m. Length: 14 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF FLYING LESSONS
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF FLYING LESSONS
  • FLYING LESSONS : Where: Palm Theatre When: March 13 at 6 p.m. Length: 14 min.

 

HELP WANTED :  Where: Downtown Center Cinema When: March 7 at 6 p.m. and March 14 at 12 p.m. Length: 13 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF PHOTO COURTESY OF HELP WANTED
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  • HELP WANTED : Where: Downtown Center Cinema When: March 7 at 6 p.m. and March 14 at 12 p.m. Length: 13 min.
LEAVING BARSTOW :  Where: Park Cinemas When: March 11 at 6 p.m. Length: 89 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF LEAVING BARSTOW
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF LEAVING BARSTOW
  • LEAVING BARSTOW : Where: Park Cinemas When: March 11 at 6 p.m. Length: 89 min.

LA MILONGA :  Where: Cal Poly When: March 13 at 6 p.m. Length: 4 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF LA MILONGA
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF LA MILONGA
  • LA MILONGA : Where: Cal Poly When: March 13 at 6 p.m. Length: 4 min.

LOVE CONQUERS PAUL :  Where: Palm Theatre When: March 13 at 9 p.m. Length: 90 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF LOVE CONQUERS PAUL
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  • LOVE CONQUERS PAUL : Where: Palm Theatre When: March 13 at 9 p.m. Length: 90 min.

NUMBER ONE WITH A BULLET :  Where: Downtown Center Cinema When: March 12 at 9 p.m. Length: 90 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF NUMBER ONE WITH A BULLET
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF NUMBER ONE WITH A BULLET
  • NUMBER ONE WITH A BULLET : Where: Downtown Center Cinema When: March 12 at 9 p.m. Length: 90 min.

WEINER TAKES ALL :  Where: Palm Theatre When: Tuesday, March 10 at 6 p.m. Length: 79 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF WEINER TAKES ALL
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF WEINER TAKES ALL
  • WEINER TAKES ALL : Where: Palm Theatre When: Tuesday, March 10 at 6 p.m. Length: 79 min.

THE WORLD WE WANT :  Where: Palm Theatre When: Sunday, March 8 at 12 p.m. Length: 98 min. - PHOTO COURTESY OF THE WORLD WE WANT
  • PHOTO COURTESY OF THE WORLD WE WANT
  • THE WORLD WE WANT : Where: Palm Theatre When: Sunday, March 8 at 12 p.m. Length: 98 min.

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