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2019 Winners and a Movie (two, actually)

Announcing This Year’s Brainwash Award Winners and Our Excuses For Being So Late With It! OK, so here are the Winners:2nd Grand Prize to: A Fusilli Western,  0:04:51- Jason Kuchar 1st Prize to: The Edge of the World,  0:08:40 – Jonathan Ritter3rd Prize to: Insectavora, 0:14:03 – Gary Beeber4th Prize to: Baby Bird, 0:07:37 – Katie Locke O’Brien5th Prize […]

2019 Program

Report From Brainwash Silver We are Brainwash Movies, doing the Brainwash Movie Festival. We’ve been going every year for 24 years, and are looking forward to celebrating our 25th Silver anniversary this festival season with you!. Presenting an aesthetic beyond the parameters of the everyday & the usual, we expand into the roots of the […]

The 24th Annual Brainwash Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In show dates for 2018!

  Brainwash July, Friday the 13th Horror Celebration @ Nimby! 8410 Amelia, Oakland, CA. 9pm! Showing Rotting Love by Dave Reda – A Zombie romance and others of such ilk!   The next July, Friday the 13th will be in the year 2029, so it will be 11 years for a night these movies will […]

The 23rd Annual Winners AND 2013 Audience Choice Awards!

Announcing The 23rd Annual Brainwash Drive/In-Bike-In/Walk-In Movie Festival Winners: The First Prize Award winner: Where Have The Flowers Gone – Sin-Hong Chan 2nd Grand Prize: Bien Mal à Qui!? – Daniel Jenny Third Prize Award: The Blue Jet – Lawrence Lam Fourth Prize: Solved – Michael Bartolomeo Fifth: What Price Freedom: The History of Apocalypse Cartoons – Dean Packis The Audience Choice AND Best Feature Film Awards: Jackson Bolt […]

The 22nd Annual Brainwash

Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In Movie Festival Adm.: $12ea. per show, deep discounts for GROUPON members, multi show discounts @   Friday July 22, 2016  9: 00PM Head – Stav Levi The Postmodern Pioneer Plaque – Boris Kozlov Dance of the Neurons – Jody Oberfelder Honk! Honk! – Lars Fuchs “Ahavot” Be’Kitsur / Short Love – Yaron Yarkoni River […]

The 21st Brainwash Festival Winners:

The First Prize Award winner: Predatory Lender – Jim Meyer 2nd Grand Prize: Advanced Doodling – Mike Cantor Third Prize Award: Dirdy Birdy – John Dillworth Fourth Prize: Helio – Teddy Cecil Fifth: Coppersmith – Taylor Mosley The Audience Choice Award: Directors On Directing – Damien Patrik More to come online in our Awards Presentation […]

The 19th Annual Brainwash Movie festival – 2013

The movies shown at the Brainwash Movie Festival are a great mix of original humor, experimental art movies, innovative animation, and short live-action stories and features with high production values. The moviemakers are unique and skillful storytellers, and the movies themselves pack a real punch into anywhere from 5 to 18 to 100 minutes. Who […]

Bekah

Greetings Brainwashers, Allow me to introduce myself: my name is Bekah Barnett, the Urban Minstrel, and I am really looking forward to playing for you at this year’s Brainwash Movie Festival. I find it pretty appropriate because I have been told on multiple occasions that my music tends to be cinematic in feel and scope. […]

The 2012 Festival!

Brainwash Drive-in Bike-in Walk-in Movie Festival Returns, Bigger, Better, and Weirder 18th Annual Festival on 9/15, 9/21-9/23 in Oakland to feature feature and short movies, live video and entertainment, food trucks, and more The New York Times says the Brainwash Movie Festival “pirat[es] a piece of that old Hollywood magic and challeng[es] conventions on the […]

Thank you!

Thank you all for making the 17th Annual Brainwash Drive-in Bike-in Walk-in Movie Festival a success! It seemed like the audiences had a good time. It’s late, but I am still posting the award winners: 1st Prize: Clean is Good by Carlos Matiella 2nd Grand Prize: Earthship by David Wilson 3rd prize: Coming Soon by […]