P.S.I.F.F. Segment – July 3, 2021
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Hour 2 Seg 2 – P.S.I.F.F. Segment
PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL GALA w/ Richard DeSantis. Producer Extraordinaire.
– REPORT on the probability of the Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala in Jan.,2022. His 21 years as Ex., Producer. Harold Matzner and the Board would like to see the show return to the P.S. Convention Center.
– REPORT on his perception of how charities in the CV will return to a new “normal”. Perhaps more television events allowing more people to become aware of the different charities and watch from the comfort of their own homes.
– DISCUSSION of the “giving” climate for Charities and 501 C-3’s here in the Coachella Valley.
– REPORT on Richard’s incredible history in entertainment. Was the chief programmer for the Fed. Res. Bank of S. F. Renaissance Pleasure Fair
– REPORT that Richard believes that the response to the presentation of entertainment/shows will be robust as we start back up. How the entertainment industry has continued during the Pandemic.
– REPORT on who/what companies that will/will not return after the Pandemic.