Filmmakers Lounge 101

SUPERNOVA CAFE

Look for the red carpet & you have found Supernova Cafe.

Look for the red carpet & you have found Supernova Cafe.

The filmmakers lounge is located at 1900 Main Street, Suite #104, Sarasota, FL., 34236. It’s easy to find, just look for the Hollywood 20 theater and then look across the street.

Cafe style seating...

Cafe style seating…

Main Street near US 41.

Main Street near US 41.

Where do I park?

Street parking is available at no cost, but if you park in the garage across the street at the Hollywood 20 there is a fee, the theater can validate that for you if you have a movie ticket stub.

Norine Cohen and Rae Ann Johnson two of many volunteers who will greet you upon arrival.

Norine Cohen and Rae Ann Johnson two of many volunteers who will greet you upon arrival.

Who is invited to the Filmmakers Lounge?

The Filmmakers Lounge is the VIP lounge that hosts filmmakers, artists, sponsors, press, Board members, and Cinephile badge-holders. It’s a place where you can connect with like-minded festival attendees, sit in between films and grab a complimentary drink and a bite to eat.

You must present a badge at the front door the volunteers in order to access this private lounge area.

Dinner crowd

Dinner crowd

Ann Corcoran and Dayle Hoffmann taking a break between films.

Ann Corcoran and Dayle Hoffmann taking a break between films.

What time is the Filmmakers Lounge open until?

Hours are 11am – 8pm , April 6-18th.

(The restaurant is open from Mon-Thurs 9:30am -10pm * Fri-Sat 9:30am-10:30pm

*Sun 4:30pm-10:30pm)

Authentic Sicilian Specialties.

Authentic Sicilian Specialties.

What complimentary food and beverages are offered?

Complimentary Beverages:

Beer: Stella Artois * White and Red Wine

Coffee * Ice-Tea * Soft Drinks

Complimentary Food From the Hot Showcase:

Assorted Fagottino Al Forno (Baked dough filled with Mozzarella, Ham & Artichoke Hearts or Mozzarella and Spinach.

Assorted Mignolata (Baked dough mixed with Sausage, Onions & Parmesan Cheese or Mozzarella, Mortadella & Black Olvies

Individual Pizza (Assorted)

Individual pizza slice with fresh tomato and basil - delicious.

Individual pizza slice with fresh tomato and basil – delicious.

Can I order off the menu?

Yes, you are encouraged to order off the menu, the food is authentic and delicious! Prices range from $4.95 for Soup and Hot Showcase Items to $7.95-$13.95 for Salad, Pasta and Entrees

Sample Menu

Sample Menu

I love the Fresh Juices they make, my favorite is the Carrot, Celery and Ginger

$7.95 – makes a great breakfast and or meal on the go.

Fresh juices: Carrott, Celery, Ginger - My favorite..

Fresh juices: Carrot, Celery, Ginger – My favorite..

Chalkboard Menu

Chalkboard Menu

* DON’T FORGET TO BE KIND AND TIP YOUR FRIENDLY STAFF * BE PATIENT

Tips are appreciated

Tips are appreciated

Is there free Wi-Fi?

Yes, there is free Wi-Fi. As far as outlets, try to come charged since they are limited.

There is one at the counter and a couple around the room. One of them is hidden and located behind the booth against the wall.

A busy Sunday afternoon in the Filmmakers Lounge.

A busy Sunday afternoon in the Filmmakers Lounge.

All you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the privilege of being in the Filmmakers Lounge. Make new friends, discuss your films, conduct interviews with press or just come in and take a break, you deserve one.

Gus

Gus

Meet someone new, sit with someone you don't know.

Meet someone new, sit with someone you don’t know.

~ PLEASE TELL GIUSEPPE THE OWNER, DAYLE SENT YOU ~

Visit www.supernovacafesarasota.com for full menu and more information.

P.S. If you’re a foodie, feel free to connect with me here: http://www.foodspotting.com/dayle – you will find restaurants in the area, food reviews with photographs and many neat features, including food from Supernova Cafe.

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