The 16th annual “A Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival premieres eight original movies with locally written scripts, all of which were produced since the start of June. 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, Crest Theatre, 1013 K St., Sacramento. $12. The event kicks off a busy week for Sacramento film festivals. The Sacramento International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (siglff.org) runs Oct. 8-10 at the Crest, and the Sacramento Horror Film Festival (sachorrorfilmfest.com) runs Oct. 9-11 at the Colonial Theatre, 3522 Stockton Blvd.