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Awareness Fest West: November 2-4 at Electric Lodge!

The Awareness Fest West Film Festival will be held at the Electric Lodge from November 2-4 of this year. This biannual fundraising event “primarily benefits the non-profit organization Heal One World“. The Los Angeles-based foundation offers alternative treatments to low-income and underserved demographics. Heal One World seeks to educate people about preventative healthcare, non-traditional / complementary modalities, natural non-invasive treatments and self-help techniques for the body, mind and soul.

Awareness Fest Venice Beach

The festival is a “multi-media weekend festival that includes conscious film premieres, a bike-in outdoor film screening, multiple donation-based yoga classes, and health-oriented parties”. Opening night activities include the bike/stake/walk-in screening of ‘With My Own Two Wheels’ in the Electric Lodge parking lot, an art exhibit and opening party. The schedule of events is as follows (All films except Rock the Boat are FREE!):

Friday, November 2:

8 am & 2 pm Donation Yoga Class – Studio space

2 pm       OTTER 501  Trailer
4 pm        BAG IT!       Trailer
6 pm        FREEDOM  Trailer
8 pm        ROCK THE BOAT Trailer
9:30 pm  BIKE-IN: WITH MY OWN TWO WHEELS w/ PLASTIC TIDE  Trailer

Saturday, November 3

8 am          Donation Yoga w/ Felicia Tomasko

11 am       THREE MAGIC WORDS w/Chariots of the Gods of the Universe  Trailer
1 pm         OVERDRAFT  Trailer
3 pm         LUNCH HOUR Trailer 
4 pm         Donation Yoga w/ Ryan
5 pm         SAVE THE FARM w/ GENETIC ROULETTE and Speakers  Trailer
7:30 pm    MARGARITA w/ MAYA BIOSANA

9 pm         Yoga Trance Dance/Yoga Votes Party

Sunday, November 4

8 am         Donation Yoga w/ Arti

11 am       THE ALMOND TREE  Trailer
1 pm         CONFESSIONS OF AN ECO TERRORIST w/ Surfing And Sharks  Trailer
3 pm         A SISTER’S CALL   Trailer
5 pm         Donation Yoga w/ Rebecca
5 pm         FREE CHINA: THE COURAGE TO BELIEVE   Trailer
7 pm         TBA

8:30 pm   Closing Party!

Electric Lodge
1416 Electric Avenue
Venice, CA 90291

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