(Vallejo, California – February 19, 2016) – Just when you thought it was safe to go see a movie about the water. The Maritime Film Festival at Cal Maritime will give you plenty of reasons to think twice.
This year's selections span a variety of eras and genres.
March 8 In the Heart of the Sea
March 15 Moby Dick starring Gregory Peck
March 22 Blackfish
March 29 Jaws
The Maritime Film Festival is free and open to the public. All movies will be introduced by expert faculty at 7 p.m. in Rizza Auditorium on the campus of Cal Maritime. Free parking will be available in lots A and D. For directions and map of campus, visit www.csum.edu/map.
The Maritime Film Festival is presented by the Cal Maritime Library and the Department of Culture and Communication.



Established in 1929, California State University Maritime Academy is the only degree-granting maritime academy on the West Coast. Located in Vallejo, California, the campus offers undergraduate degrees that prepare students for careers in engineering, transportation, international relations, business, and global logistics. Cal Maritime also offers a master’s degree in Transportation and Engineering Management, as well as a number of extended learning programs and courses.