LOS ANGELES (November 14, 2011) – ArcLight Cinemas, an evolution in the movie going experience, hosted its first annual Documentary Festival last week and announced the winner at a Gala held at ArcLight Cinemas, Hollywood on November 12. “Holy Rollers: The True Story of Card Counting Christians” was named the winner of the inaugural festival and received a check for $10,000. The ArcLight Documentary Festival was created to offer talented, independent filmmakers a chance to share their work with fellow film-enthusiasts. More than 150 films from across the country were submitted, with more than 150,000 views of the trailers on the ArcLight Cinemas YouTube channel. In a film festival first, the ten finalists were selected by popular vote with the trailers collecting more than 30,000 votes on the channel.
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