May 19

Four can’t miss events at the G.I. Film Festival

Discover the G.I. Film Festival


The organizers give us a peek into the annual festival, held at Mosaic!GIFF crowd shot - driver[1]


We have the perfect solution to warm your hearts during these dreary, wet May rainy days. Join us at the Angelika Theater for the 10th annual GI Film Festival! Help us celebrate our men and women in uniform by watching great films, meeting real heroes and participating in after-parties all week long. Here are 4 key can’t-miss events:


May 25th 6:10 pm – Arrive on the red carpet to the music of the US Navy Band and join the festival to view the 30th anniversary Top Gun screening with celebrity guest Val Kilmer. Join us for a 1980’s themed after party following the film. Tickets available here:


May 27th 10 am – Interested in learning how to get your indie film financed and distributed? Join us for a producer’s filmmaker insider bootcamp to learn the secrets of the business side of Hollywood. Get your ticket here:


May 28th – 8:30 am – 10:30 am– Bring the family to the grassy field in front of the Angelika for a free family fun exercise bonanza. Get the heart pumping and the energy needed to make it through the weekend. No RSVP needed – just show up, ready to sweat! 8:30 am begins with a GRIT workout – high intensity work out with your body and music and 9:15 is a kids workout with obstacles and games.


May 29th 6 pm – Close out the festival with a screening of 13 Hours and meet the real Benghazi heroes and then join us for an after party to wrap the week at Great Gatherings. Get your tickets here:


For more information in the GI Film Festival and to see the complete schedule of events which include a rock concert and over 75 films – please visit