BLUE opens new headquarters in St. Pete

BLUE Ocean Film Festival opens new headquarters in St. Pete

by Kimberly Patterson
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As waves lap the Gulf of Mexico shoreline less than two miles away, the BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit opens its new global headquarters in the heart of St. Pete. The main office at 646 2nd Ave. S. is already abuzz with activities surrounding preparations for the city to host the 2016 BLUE Ocean Film Festival.
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Monaco “BLUE Tie” Reception Sets the Stage for BLUE

Monaco “BLUE Tie” Reception Sets the Stage for BLUE Ocean Film Festival 2015 – Event gathers 200 guests at the Dalí Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida

Posted: 11/10/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, November 10, 2014 – This past Saturday, the Monaco Government Tourist Office and the Consulate General of Monaco in New York, together with BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit (BLUE), hosted a private “BLUE Tie” reception at the Dalí Museum, setting the stage for next year’s event in Monaco.
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Jeremy Irons Trashed

Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons introduces Trashed

Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons introduced a documentary he narrated, Trashed, at the BLUE Ocean Film Festival on Sunday.

BLUE Ocean festival makes an impact, but locals see a bigger splash next time

Posted: 11/11/2014

ST. PETERSBURG — Billy Causey bought cheese and Tylenol at Publix on Third Street S, enjoyed the eggplant tapas at Ceviche on Beach Drive, ordered pumpkin lattes at Starbucks on First Street S and spent three nights at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront — all while visiting the BLUE Ocean Film Festival & Conservation Summit.
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BLUE Ocean Film Festival Announces Winners

BLUE Ocean Film Festival Announces Winning Films, Honors Ocean Heroes

ST. PETERSBURG, FL, November 8, 2014 – The winners of The 2014 BLUE Carpet Film Awards were announced November 7 at The Mahaffey Theatre in Downtown St. Petersburg, Fla. Films were selected as part of the BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit (BLUE) as being the top cinematic works for ocean conservation and awareness. BLUE is a one-of-a-kind film industry and community event bringing together films, filmmakers and leaders in ocean research and conservancy.
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