An Acquired Taste | Screenings
Dedicated to promoting the 70 min award-winning documentary, An Acquired Taste, Produced and directed by Vanessa LeMaire.
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Upcoming Screenings

  • Earth Day Film Festival

    Off grid film festival, with three days of camping, films, music, art, workshops April 21-23, 2017 on a 30 acre desert oasis, just north of Joshua Tree, California

  • Montana Premiere in Missoula

    Playing at the International Wildlife Film Festival Saturday April 22nd, at 2:30pm

  • Bentonville Film Festival 2017, May 6 at 2:00pm

    BFF is a one of a kind annual event which champions women and diversity in all aspects of entertainment media. Perfect for female film director Vanessa and hispanic character Ashlie, who will attend.

  • May 7th, 2017 at 7pm Nevada City

    As part of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival Highlights restropective, An Acquired Taste will be screening again at the Nevada Theatre.

  • Austin, Texas, May 19-21, 2017

    Paleo(fx) Conference, is the world's premier wellness event, covering health, nutrition, fitness, sustainability, & everything in between.

  • International Hunter Education Conference, May 22-25, 2017 Glenedon, Oregon

    The conference will be held at the Salishan Spa & Golf Resort; located South of Lincoln City on the coast of Oregon. This location is approximately 2 hours from Portland.

Past Screenings

  • Golden, CO, Feb 23-25, 2017

    True to the spirit of Colorado, this event is supported and attended by people who value the natural world and share a passion for the power and beauty of film. Join us at the American Mountaineering Center!

  • San Rafael, CA, March 8, 2017 at 10:45

    CFI Education’s 9th annual Environmental Youth Forum returns to the Smith Rafael Film Center, showing to all schools in Marin County!

  • Sebastopol, California, March 24th, 2017

    North Bay's Premiere Documentary Film festival hosted a full house with a warm and welcming audience. A wonderful experience.

  • Nevada City, January 13-15, 2017

    The film really hit home in this smart and lively community.

  • Salem, OR, November 21st, 2016

    This film will help those working to expand participation in hunting understand the complex journey that people without a hunting background must navigate to become hunters. – Chris Willard Deputy Administrator ODFW Information & Education Division

  • Available for Public Speaking at your Event

    Enrich membership benfits! Enliven your fundraising events: Invite Vanessa LeMaire to speak at your conference, screening or special event!

  • Northwest Premiere in Bend, Oregon

    Screened Friday October 7th and Saturday October 8th, 2016 in one of the coolest towns packed with breweries and filmmakers.

  • Southwest Premiere in Austin, Texas!

    Screened on Saturday Oct. 15th and Tuesday 18th, for all the foodies and cowboy boot hunters in town!

  • Oct 30th, 2016 - Shepherdstown, WV, USA

    U.S. East Coast premiere, screened Sunday October 30th to a crowd of 100 fans.

  • International Premiere

    ``An Acquired Taste`` screened at the world's largest Food & Film festival. An incredible event for all foodies who haven't visted Nova Scotia yet!

  • ``An Acquired Taste`` wins an award

    ``An Acquired Taste`` wins Best Youth Film at the Eugnene International Film Festival November 15, 2016

  • World Premiere

    The documentary was launched in the festival circuit on April 16, 2016 at the historical Roxie theatre of San Francisco. A milestone event for the crew, the five main characters and the incredibly receptive audience.