Empire on Main Street

Empire on Main Street

Documentary Shorts 1
Documentary Shorts
November 7, 2018 5:15 PM Documentary Shorts 1
November 9, 2018 8:15 PM Documentary Shorts 1
November 10, 2018 8:00 PM Documentary Shorts 1

A tireless entrepreneur jump-starts the transformation of a neglected vacation town, her ambition pushing her to the brink of physical and psychological exhaustion.


Screenings of this film are available to all passholders. $20 Rush tickets can be purchased at the door if seats are still available after passholders have been admitted.

Wed, Nov 07, 2018 5:15 pm
Archer Hotel Napa

Fri, Nov 09, 2018 8:15 pm
Farmstead Theater

Sat, Nov 10, 2018 8:00 pm
Charles Krug Winery

Director(s) Biography

Jessica Congdon is an award-winning film and commercial editor and director. She co-wrote and edited the film Dolores about Latina civil rights icon Dolores Huerta with director Peter Bratt. The film premiered in the documentary competition at Sundance 2017 and was released by PBS’ Independent Lens. She produced, co-wrote & edited the documentary films The Mask You Live In and Miss Representation with Jennifer Siebel Newsom. The films premiered at Sundance in 2011 and 2015, and have screened in over 49 countries. Prior to that, she co-directed and edited the documentary Race To Nowhere with Vicki Abeles, about America’s over-achievement education culture.

Run Time

24 min


Jessica Congdon


Eric Holland

Key Cast

Crista Luedtke

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