The Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission and the Minor Theater in Arcata are pleased to announce a pair of special first screenings of the new Kirsten Dunst film, Woodshock, on September 9. The first includes a catered, red carpet event before the show. The second is a film only encore screening.A24’s Woodshock, written and directed by Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte fame, was shot entirely in the Redwood Region during the summer of 2015. During the five weeks of filming, the production utilized many local locations as the settings for the drama/thriller. Locations included private homes in Bayside, the Arcata plaza, the Logger Bar in Blue Lake, a storefront in Old Town Eureka (now Sew & Vac Plus!), and multiple redwood groves along the Avenue of the Giants. The film also hired locals crew, actors, and stand-ins for the stars.
Tickets for the special screenings can be purchased online here $30 for the catered, red carpet event and $9.50 for the encore screening. The film stars Kirsten Dunst, Joe Cole and Pilou Asbæk, and is rated R, with a running time of 1h 40m.
6:30 PM | Catered Red-Carpet Premiere
10:00 | Encore Screening