It’s time once again for the 4th Annual Int’l Wild Bunch Film Festival in Willcox, AZ. The film festival will be Oct 4/6, and this year, it’s in conjunction with the 68th Annual Rex Allen Days. Filmmakers and Screenwriters are attending from all over the world. It’s the biggest attendance to date!
Friday Oct 4th: The film festival starts off with a “Meet, Greet & Eat” at Big Tex BBQ in Willcox AZ at 11:00am. Screenings at the Willcox Historic Theater begin at 3:00pm until 10:00pm.
A special 50th Anniversary screening of “The Wild Bunch” at 6pm along with special guest. Meet author, filmmaker & Sam Peckinpah historian, Paul Seydor. Meet writer, producer, director, Garner Simmons. Also Meet Author, Susan Compo, and the daughter and son of actor Warren Oates, Torrey & Cody Oates. Q&A’s and Book Signing at this event!
Saturday Oct 5th: Indie western genre film screenings all day at the Willcox Historic Theater (134 N Railroad) from 11:30am to 10:00pm.
Rex Allen JR, will perform a free concert at 2:00pm in between the Willcox Historic Theater and the Rex All JR Museum.
Meet celebrity Darby Hinton! He’s best know for playing Israel Boone on The Daniel Boone Show which ran for 6 seasons and had a Thursday night viewing audience of 30 million by it’s 4th season. The show still has millions of loyal fans and lives on in reruns attracting even more fans today.
Our emcee and Arizona film historian, Charlie LeSueur will be signing autographs and selling his books through out the weekend.
Sunday Oct 6th: Indie western genre film screenings all day at the Willcox Historic Theater (134 N Railroad) from 10am to 9:00pm. Meet celebrity Darby Hinton!
The Award Show and “Door Prize Give-a-Ways” will begin at 9:00pm and will be hosted by our emcee Charlie LeSueur. The big award show will be co-hosted by Bobbi Jeen Olson. She’s also the host of the Western Trading Post TV show, on the cowboy channel. See Charlie and Bobbi on the Tucson Morning Blend TV show Thursday Oct 3rd on KGUN 9.
TWBFF AFTER-PARTY is hosted by the Cattlerest RV Park and Saloon from 10:30pm to 12:30am! Time to unwind! It’s FREE to attend and late night food and drink will be available for purchase. See you there!! Use hashtag #TWBFF and #rexallendays2019