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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2017 WINNERS!

BEST DOCUMENTARY

​10/10THS 
by Marco Solorio
BEST FEATURE NARRATIVE​​

FEAR, LOVE & AGOROPHOBIA
by Alex D'Lerma

BEST STUDENT NARRATIVE

JUST WORDS
by Ilia Antonenko
BEST SHORT NARRATIVE

JONAH
by Michael Maschina
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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2017 OFFICIAL SELECTION!

MONARCH AWARD
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ABALONE: SAGA OF A MONTEREY BAY MOLLUSK
by Eric Palmer

MY NAME IS BELLE
by Terri DeBono & Steve Rosen

​REWRITING LOVE​
by Marrok Sedgwick

THEY PLOT BY NIGHT
by Andrew Enriquez

MONARCH FILM FESTIVAL
SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE 2017 SEASON

Mission Statement

Pacific Grove

The Festival

Award Ceremony MFF
Pacific Grove
Award Ceremony MFF
As Pacific Grove's only festival dedicated solely to Cinema art, The Monarch Film Festival's mission is to be a catalyst for greater appreciation of Cinema as art, build the local filmmaking community and work with Hollywood and independent film makers alike to showcase Northern California as a dynamic place to shoot and screen movies. 
Welcome to the annual Monarch Film Festival in beautiful Pacific Grove, California. Neighbors to Monterey, Pebble Beach and Carmel, this picturesque town has been labelled "America's Last Hometown". This festival endorses film makers of all disciplines to come together and share in the art that is film.
This years festival will take place on December 1st and 2nd at Lighthouse Cinemas.  Awards and acknowledgments for Best Documentary, Best Feature Narrative, Best Short Narrative, Best Student Narrative, Best Local Film and Judges Choice will be awarded at the festival. Winners will be awarded the Monarch Trophy in their respective categories, festival winner
status as well as gifts. 
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