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Spec Fest 2017
May 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDTFree/ Donations accepted
SPECTRUM LABORATORY, a 501 (c) (3) non profit whose mission is to empower young adults on the autism spectrum to create original works of film and music, will hold its fourth film and music festival at the Huffington Center in LA. The event will also feature the LA premiere of USE YOUR IMAGINATION, a Virtual Reality piece that was recently a selection at the South by Southwest film festival and produced by Facebook and Oculus. It also premiered at the Sundance Film Festival at the Oculus House, Jan. 2017.
Saturday, May 20th
Free Admission. $10 donation appreciated. A fun family event.
Tom Hanks/Rita Wilson Screening Room 1324 South Normandie Ave. LA 90006
3:00 – 4:00 Premiere of the VR piece Use Your Imagination, produced by Facebook and Oculus and a selection at the South By Southwest Film Festival.
4:00 – 5:00 Spec Fest Presentation featuring Live Music from the ‘Spec Band’.
5:00 – 6:00 Additional VR Demonstration
The event will show original works by performers with autism and special needs inclu- ding a live band performing original songs and screenings of music videos and short films. This festival is a one-of-a-kind experience, giving a voice to those who would otherwise be unheard.