Jessup Cellars’ Third Annual “Art House Short Film Series” Opens
Saturday, December 12 at its Napa Valley Yountville Tasting Gallery
New for 2015/16: Jessup Cellars Offers $75 Local’s Season Pass
(Yountville, CA, November 12th2015) — Jessup Cellars 3rd Annual Art House Short Film Series opens Saturday, December 12th at Jessup Cellars Tasting Gallery in Yountville, California. The winery and art gallery pairs award-winning short films from the San Joseand Walnut Creek Short Film Festivals and the Napa Valley Film Festival. Each screening night features a guest filmmaker and Q&A, with all films paired with a Jessup Cellars wine and a Chef MikeCwok-popped, flavored-infused popcorn, e.g., Fried Chicken & Mash Potatoes Popcorn paired with Chardonnay.
Over the past two years, the series has become a sell-out hit with both locals and visitors to the Napa Valley. New for the 2015/16 series, Jessup Cellars is offering a $75 Local’s Season Pass for all four screenings, which will take place on the second Saturdays of December 12, January 9, February 13 and March 12 from 7:00pm to 9:30pm. Tickets are $35 each and available online at series ticketing partner CellarPass.com.
“As a film buff, I look forward to our winter short films series with great anticipation and expectation. The format is so dynamic and immediately rewarding,” explains Tracy McArdle, General Manager for the Good Life Wine Collective, which includes Jessup Cellars, Handwritten Wines and Humanitas Wines. “Within a short series of frames, these award-winning stories unfold and close…and then it’s on to the next film, wine and popcorn pairing. It makes for a perfect date night!”
From animation to comedy to drama, Jessup Cellars Art House Short Film Series has built a loyal following by taking its guests on an emotional and inspirational ride through the cinematic and culinary arts. The screenings are be followed by meet-and-greets with filmmakers and the opportunity to purchase Jessup Cellars wines in support of indie short film projects. To learn more visit JessupCellars.com.
About Jessup Cellars
Jessup Cellars Tasting Gallery is located at 6740 Washington St., Yountville, California and open 10am to 6pm daily. Celebrating the art of the blend, its wines are sourced from the finest vineyards throughout Napa Valley. Guests at Jessup Cellars may choose to taste at its wine bar or relax with sit-down, hosted wine and artisan cheese tastings in it’s spacious gallery amongst curated art by regional and national artists. The winery also specializes in hosting interactive cultural experiences with a focus on supporting the arts. To learn more about Jessup Cellars, visit JessupCellars.com or call 888.537.7879.
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