Thursday, January 3, 2013


Upcoming Event

Eyes of a Beginner

Join CCAC for special presentation before and discussion after film January 16 

Released by Melissa Oren, CACC


he Chilliwack Community Arts Council is excited to present the Chilliwack premiere of Eyes of a Beginner on January 16, 2013 at the Cottonwood 4 Cinemas.

Written and directed by, and starring, local film maker Rob Beare, Eyes of a Beginner is a memorizing docudrama that takes viewers on a breathtaking adventure. The story follows a once blind man on his quest to honor his first sight, which sets him on an epic journey to the far reaches of the world.

Eyes of a Beginner has been awarded Winner of Best Canadian Feature at the Okanagan Film Fest International (2012), Winner of Best Feature Film at Spirit Quest Film Festival (2012), as well as received Honorable Mention at the International Film Festival for Peace, Inspiration, and Equality (2012).

The film also features the talents of Chilliwack’s Mike Bemister: Director of Photography, and Adam Besse: Editor.

Don’t miss this film’s Chilliwack premiere, which will also feature a special pre-show presentation, as well as a post-show question and answer period with the film’s creators.

Presentation starts at 6:30pm at the Chilliwack Cottonwood 4 Cinemas. Tickets are $5 at the door; Pre-sale Tickets are available at The Bookman: 45939 Wellington Avenue, Chilliwack.

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