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San Diego International Film Festival-2017- Announce Their Partnership With The New Hotel Brand From Montage Hotels & Resorts, Pendry San Diego



The San Diego International Film Festival (Oct 4-8, 2017) produced each year by the San Diego Film
Foundation is excited to announce their partnership with the new hotel brand from Montage Hotels &
Resorts, Pendry San Diego. Aligned with the Festival’s vision of cultural growth for San Diego, Pendry
San Diego serves as the 2017 San Diego International Film Festival Headquarters. The partnership
with Pendry gives filmmakers, industry executives, actors and local film lovers the perfect hub to
socialize, relax, meet and celebrate the very best in film. From the moment festival attendees enter
Pendry San Diego for the VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute, to the last after party at Oxford Social
Club everyone will enjoy the stunning location, glamorous celebrities, and thought provoking
discussions with filmmakers.

Executive and Artistic Director of the Festival, Tonya Mantooth shared, “We are thrilled to announce
the partnership with Pendry San Diego. With their blend of modern glamor and luxury and corporate
focus on highlighting the local arts scene, Pendry San Diego offers the perfect boutique backdrop for
the Festival. We look forward to bringing thousands of local and national patrons together to share
Signature Festival events, industry panels and parties headquartered at this beautiful property.”
Michael O’Donohue, General Manager, Pendry San Diego, shared ” Pendry San Diego embodies all
that is fresh, dynamic and exciting about the evolving influence San Diego has as an arts, food, and
cultural hub. We see our partnership with The San Diego International Film Festival as a natural
alignment of visions in this renaissance for our city. The Festival continues to dynamically raise the
bar by bringing the very best in independent and studio films to San Diego along with the talent that
creates the films. With its artistic and economic impact on San Diego, the Festival is a natural partner
for Pendry San Diego.”

Key San Diego International Film Festival Events at the Pendry San Diego:
Sept 20th – Festival Preview and Media Party
Nason’s Beer Hall, Pendry San Diego
Sip a craft brew, watch the trailers and hear Executive & Artistic Director, Tonya Mantooth’s
Festival picks while socializing with festival attendees, media partners and industry insiders.
Festival staff will be on hand to assist with Festival badge pick-up and planning your Festival

Oct 4th-8th – Official Festival HQ
Pendry San Diego
Reserve rooms early! As the Headquarters for the San Diego International Film Festival, signature
parties, panels and events will be just steps away during your stay at the Pendry San Diego. Plan
to meet at Fifth & Rose Bar or Nason’s Beer Hall at the end of each day to find festival-goers
after the party.

Thursday, Oct 5th – VARIETY Night of the Stars Tribute
Grand Ballroom, Pendry San Diego – 5pm-10pm
This extraordinary evening celebrates the imagination, passion and vision influencing cinematic
excellence today and yesterday. The San Diego International Film Festival honors some of the
industry’s most accomplished actors, directors and filmmakers. Guests will enjoy the Celebrity Red
Carpet in front of the Pendry San Diego on 6th Ave

Friday and Saturday Oct 6-7- Festival Industry Panels
Oxford Social Club, Pendry Hotel – 9:30am – 4:00pm
Mix and Mingle with Industry Experts and connect with Filmmakers from around the world
at the Festival Industry Panels. You’ll learn the backstory on why a film was produced or the
behind the scenes antics of the cast or the struggles of getting distribution deals. Panels
Saturday, Oct 7th – Filmmaker Awards
Grand Ballroom, Pendry San Diego – 8:30pm – 12am
Guests will celebrate with Filmmakers from around the world as we present the Jury Awards for the
competition films at the Filmmaker Awards Show and Party.

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Jurassic Park: Unraveling the Mystery in a World Gone Prehistoric!



Hold onto your hats, dino fans! The highly anticipated sequel to the adrenaline-pumping Camp Cretaceous saga is here, and it’s taking us on a wild ride six years in the making. Following the harrowing events of Camp Cretaceous, our beloved “Nublar Six” are back, but they’re not out of the woods just yet. In fact, they’re about to plunge headfirst into a world where dinosaurs roam freely alongside dangerous humans, and trust us when we say, it’s a Jurassic jungle out there!

Picture this: a world where survival isn’t just about avoiding sharp-toothed predators but also navigating the treacherous waters of human greed and deceit. As our resilient heroes reunite in the aftermath of a heart-wrenching tragedy, they quickly realize that danger lurks around every corner, and trust is a luxury they can’t afford. 

But wait, there’s more! Prepare to embark on a globetrotting adventure like no other as the Nublar Six find themselves thrust into the heart of a conspiracy that threatens not only the fragile balance between dinosaurs and humanity but also their very existence. From the lush jungles of Isla Nublar to the bustling streets of bustling cities, buckle up for a rollercoaster ride of epic proportions as our intrepid group races against time to uncover the truth about one of their own and, ultimately, save both dinosaur and humankind from certain doom.

So, dear readers, if you thought you’d seen it all in Jurassic Park, think again! With heart-stopping action, pulse-pounding suspense, and jaw-dropping revelations, this latest installment promises to be a game-changer in the Jurassic universe. Get ready to roar with excitement because Jurassic Park: Unraveling the Mystery is about to take a bite out of your imagination and leave you hungry for more!

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Netflix’s Upcoming Thriller ‘Trigger Warning’ Promises Action-Packed Intrigue”



Get ready to buckle up for an adrenaline-fueled ride as Netflix prepares to drop its latest original thriller, “Trigger Warning,” on June 21, 2024. Directed by Mouly Surya and boasting an all-star cast, including Jessica Alba, Mark Webber, Tone Bell, Jake Weary, Gabriel Basso, Anthony Michael Hall, Kaiwi Lyman, and Hari Dhillon, this film is set to keep viewers on the edge of their seats from start to finish.

The plot centers around Special Forces commando Parker, portrayed by the talented Jessica Alba. Parker’s life takes an unexpected turn when she receives the heartbreaking news of her father’s sudden passing, prompting her to return to her hometown. As she steps into her new role as the owner of the family bar, Parker quickly realizes that there’s more to her father’s death than meets the eye.

Reconnecting with figures from her past, including her former flame turned sheriff, Jesse (Mark Webber), and his volatile brother, Elvis (Jake Weary), Parker finds herself embroiled in a dangerous web of deceit and violence. With the influential Senator Swann (Anthony Michael Hall) casting a shadow over the town, Parker must navigate treacherous waters to uncover the truth about her father’s demise.

As tensions rise and alliances shift, Parker taps into her elite commando training, determined to unravel the mysteries plaguing Swann County. Assisted by her covert ops partner and hacker, Spider (Tone Bell), and the enigmatic local dealer, Mike (Gabriel Basso), Parker embarks on a perilous journey filled with twists and turns.

Penned by John Brancato & Josh Olson and Halley Gross, “Trigger Warning” promises to deliver a gripping narrative packed with action, suspense, and unexpected revelations. With a powerhouse cast bringing the characters to life and a talented creative team behind the scenes, this Netflix original is primed to captivate audiences worldwide.

Produced by Erica Lee, Basil Iwanyk, and Esther Hornstein, “Trigger Warning” offers a thrilling glimpse into the murky depths of small-town politics and criminal underworlds. With its pulse-pounding action sequences and compelling storyline, this film is sure to leave viewers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

Mark your calendars for June 21, 2024, as “Trigger Warning” arrives on Netflix, ready to ignite your senses and keep you guessing until the credits roll. Don’t miss out on this adrenaline-charged cinematic experience that promises to be the ultimate summer blockbuster.

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Unveiling the Epic Journey of Ayrton Senna: Netflix’s New Limited Series



Buckle up, racing enthusiasts, as Netflix gears up to premiere its highly anticipated limited series, “Senna,” in late 2024. Delving into the captivating life and career of Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna, this six-episode fictional saga promises to deliver an immersive experience like no other.

In a mesmerizing teaser video released today, viewers catch a glimpse of the adrenaline-fueled world of Formula 1 as they witness the recreation of Ayrton Senna’s historic victory at the 1991 Brazilian Grand Prix. Narrated by the iconic Galvão Bueno, the teaser provides a tantalizing peek into Senna’s triumph on the Interlagos circuit, a pivotal moment in his illustrious career.

Portrayed by the talented Gabriel Leone, Ayrton Senna takes center stage as the series chronicles his journey from the genesis of his motor racing career in England’s Formula Ford to his tragic accident at the San Marino Grand Prix in Imola, Italy. Through triumphs, disappointments, joys, and sorrows, viewers will be taken on an emotional rollercoaster, unveiling the true essence of one of the greatest sports heroes of all time.

But “Senna” is not just about racing; it’s about the man behind the helmet. The series delves deep into Senna’s personality and personal relationships, offering a nuanced portrayal of the enigmatic figure who captured the hearts of millions around the globe.

Behind the scenes, “Senna” boasts an impressive lineup of talent, with Vicente Amorim and Julia Rezende serving as showrunner and co-director, respectively. Produced by Gullane in collaboration with Senna Brands and the driver’s family, the series promises to stay true to the spirit of Ayrton Senna’s legacy.

Joining Gabriel Leone in bringing this epic tale to life are Alice Wegmann as Lilian Vasconcelos, Camila Márdila as Vivianne Senna, Christian Malheiros as Maurinho, and a stellar international cast including Kaya Scodelario, Arnaud Viard, Patrick Kennedy, and more.

From the exhilarating race tracks to the intimate moments behind closed doors, “Senna” offers a front-row seat to the captivating story of a racing icon. So rev up your engines and mark your calendars for the premiere of “Senna,” coming soon to Netflix. Get ready to experience the thrill, the drama, and the legacy of Ayrton Senna like never before.

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