february, 2020

14feb7:30 pmFLIX: ZULU SUMMER7:30 PM


Event Details

Doors Open: 6:30 pm • Ticket Price: $6

Directors Joseph Litzinger and Eric Schrader will make a guest appearance for a Q&A on The Historic Bakersfield Fox Theater’s stage before the film.

After receiving a suspicious e-mail from an African prince, a radio DJ in small-town Montana forges an international alliance that changes the lives of people continents apart. This life-affirming documentary film is enthusiastically endorsed by members of the Flix film selection committee.

Directed by Joseph Litzinger and Eric Schrader, 2019, US, Not rated, 1 hour 18 minutes

In English with English subtitles

Joe Litzinger is a Primetime Emmy nominated TV producer and award winning documentary filmmaker. He is currently the executive producer of National Geographic and BBC Studios 6 time Emmy winning series Life Below Zero as well as two spinoffs; Life Below Zero: Port Protection and Life Below Zero: The Next Generation. In addition to producing hundreds of hours of nonfiction television programming, he co-directed and executive produced two multiple award winning feature length documentary films. In his off time he pursues his life-long dream of traveling the world, looking for unique stories to tell. Prior to his career as a television producer, Joe worked as an undercover food taster for Jack in the Box and earned his “Ducktorate” from Walt Disney University.

Eric Schrader is currently an editor with BBC Studios on the Emmy-winning NatGeo series Life Below Zero. In 2017, Eric won a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Picture Editing for an Unstructured Reality Program. He is a former video technology and journalism professor from Connecticut, and a freelance producer for music videos in L.A., where he has directed Aerosmith’s Joe Perry and American Idol winner Nick Fradiani. Eric is the co-director of the feature documentary Will Work for Views and most recently, Zulu Summer.

A Night Downtown Dinner Specials

They’ve partnered with three local restaurants to provide an unforgettable dining experience in Bakersfield! Each of their ticket-holding guests will receive specials or discounts from any of these three restaurants: The Padre Hotel, Sandrini’s, or Chef’s Choice Noodle Bar. Just present your movie ticket or Season Pass to your server on the night of the film to redeem their specials! Visit their websites for more details.

Present your Student or Military ID at the Fox Box Office on the night of each show for Buy One Get One Free!

For more information, please visit: http://thebakersfieldfox.com/event/flix-zulu-summer/


(Friday) 7:30 pm


Bakersfield Fox Theater

2001 H Street

Bakersfield Fox Theater2001 H Street