Sam Pillsbury, writer of THE QUIET EARTH will host a tasting of his award-winning Pillsbury wine at FilmBar, followed by a screening of THE QUIET EARTH and Q&A hosted by FilmBar Film Programmer, Andrea Canales. Complimentary wine tasting included with ticket purchase.
Sam Pillsbury has directed, produced, and written 31 series TV dramas, network TV movies, cable movies, and feature films. The cult Sci-Fi movie, THE QUIET EARTH (Best Picture, Best Screenplay, NZ Film awards) written and produced by Pillsbury, was reviewed by the Los Angeles Daily News as “Quite simply the best science fiction film of the ’80s”. It was also named one of the top 10 Sci-Fi movies of all time by American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator.
He currently produces 18 100% Cochise County Arizona wines under his Pillsbury Wine Company label at his 100-acre Willcox Bench Vineyard and Winery. A sample of his wines, along with drink specials of his featured wines, will be available from 5pm on Sunday June 4th. The screening of THE QUIET EARTH will begin at 6pm with an introduction and Q&A from Sam.
Sunday 4, June