Steve Weiss to program downtown Phoenix’s FilmBar
The DVC’s own Steve Weiss, has been hired as film programmer at FilmBar Phoenix.
FilmBar Phoenix is an independent theater opening this November at 815 N. Second St. in downtown Phoenix. It will be a 21-and-over venue that will serve beer and wine as well as espresso from Cartel Coffee Lab.
Steve Weiss, the director of No Festival Required Independent Cinema has programmed indie screenings for nearly a decade. He has mainly worked with traditional art venues such as the Phoenix Art Museum, Mesa Arts Center, Detroit Film Center and local art-spaces Modified Arts, Paper Heart, Chyro Arts, Space 55 and most recently, the Metro Arts Theater. No Festival Required has received three New Times Best of Phoenix awards.
Steve will continue working with other venues. He has also obtained a mobile video/sound system that enables him to offer on-site video projection to groups and private parties and realize his dream of bringing truly independent film to outlying Arizona towns.