Trinchero Family Estates presents a G-rated weekend of film screenings, kids activities and all-ages entertainment in the 2016 Family Film Festival of Napa Valley
. The four-day event features showings of film classics like The Black Stallion
, inventive short films like the live-action and animated Mermaids on Mars
and student films. Highlights also include paper plane workshops, Star Wars
models and creatures FX workshops with creative legends Lorne Peterson and Mark Rappaport and a screening of Pixar’s recent hit Big Hero 6
, followed by a tribute to the late screenwriter Dan Gerson. The family film fest takes place Friday through Monday, May 27–30, at Cameo Cinemas, 1340 Main St., St. Helena. Free admission; reservations recommended. www.familyfilmfestivalnv.com.