The Violette Film Festival is an Independent film festival that will be held at the historic Merced Theater in Merced California! UPDATE: PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19 WE HAVE DECIED TO MOVE THE DATE OF THE FESTIVAL TO SPRING OF 2021. THE ORIGINAL DEADLINE OF AUGUST 2020 IS STILL IN PLACE. We have decided to split the festival into two parts. The first half will be Held online and broadcast on Cable TV (for Central California, and via Streaming/Apps for the rest of the world) in On MAY 29th 2021at 5:30 Via Streaming and Public TV broadcast to Central California. The Second half will be a live event (with limited seating) held in December of 2021 At the Historic Merced Theater in downtown Merced, California.