FESTIVAL SCHEDULE


A chronological listing of FilmFest screenings and events follows. Click on any film, program, or event title for additional information.

Most screenings take place in Independence Hall on the campus of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB). Other locations are noted. Addresses for all venues can be found here.

Three ticket prices are listed for each screening or event. The first is regular adult admission, the second is admission for adults over age 54 and students of all ages, and the third is the price for Foothills Film Society Members.


Wednesday, April 2 ~

NOON
Old Independence Regional Museum
F R E E

Museum Showcase

RECONCILIATION (7 min)
A MAN WITHOUT WORDS (22 min)
PART OF YOUR HEART (9 min)
HARVEST HOME (10 min)

7:00 PM
Landers Theater Building
$5 / $4 / $3

BRIGHTWOOD (19 min)
MEDORA (82 min)

 

Thursday, April 3 ~

7:00 PM
Landers Theater Building
$5 / $4 / $3

SIMPLE AS THAT (12 min)
LOST ON PURPOSE (104 min)

Filmmaker Kari Branch Attending

 

Friday, April 4 ~

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Maxfield Room (#119), Edwards Commons Lower Level, Lyon College
Lyon College Campus Map
$50 (PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED)

Workshop: "Breaking Into Screenwriting: Indie vs. Hollywood"

Conducted by Coop Cooper

4:30 - 6:00 PM
Walker Room (#110), Edwards Commons Lower Level, Lyon College
Lyon College Campus Map
By Invitation ~ Sponsors, Members, and Screenwriting Competition Entrants

Screenwriting Competition Award Announcement and Reception

6:30 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
$5 / $4 / $3

SHALE (12 min)
THE RETRIEVAL (94 min)

8:45 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
$12 / $10 / $8

DEAR DOG, I LOVE YOU (17 min)
FOREV (88 min)

 

Saturday, April 5 ~

10:00 - 11:30 AM
Independence Hall, UACCB
F R E E

Filmmaker Panel: "Breaking Through: Promoting Cultural Understanding through Film"

Panelists: Jean-Michel Dissard, Rob Fruchtman, Rola Nashef, Sara Terry

Moderator: Vivienne Schiffer

NOON
Independence Hall, UACCB
F R E E

I LEARN AMERICA (92 min)

Filmmaker Jean-Michel Dissard Attending; Q&A Conducted by Dr. Jane Parker

2:15 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
F R E E

SWEET DREAMS (84 min)

Filmmaker Rob Fruchtman Attending; Q&A Conducted by Dr. Jane Parker

5:45 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
F R E E

FAMBUL TOK (82 min)

Filmmaker Sara Terry Attending; Q&A Conducted by Dr. Jane Parker

7:45 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
F R E E

REZA HASSANI GOES TO THE MALL (10 min)
DETROIT UNLEADED (92 min)

Filmmaker Rola Nashef Attending; Q&A Conducted by Dr. Jane Parker

10:00 PM
Elizabeth's Restaurant
By Invitation ~ Sponsors & Members

Filmmakers Welcoming Reception

Guest Filmmakers Attending

 

Sunday, April 6 ~

NOON
Independence Hall, UACCB
$5 / $4 / $3

THE ITINERANT LOCALS (17 min)
FOLK (93 min)

Filmmakers Jeff Cerino and Sara Terry Attending

2:30 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
$5 / $4 / $3

Shorts Showcase I

THE GARDEN AND THE WILDERNESS (27 min)
A MAN WITHOUT WORDS (22 min)
PART OF YOUR HEART (9 min)
TESTY PONY (4 min)
SONGS IN THE KEY OF DEATH (13 min)
ELEGY FOR A REVOLUTIONARY (22 min)

Filmmakers Craig Whitney, Zack Godshall, Matt Petty, Edward Valibus Attending

5:45 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
$5 / $4 / $3

Shorts Showcase II

DC AND JESS (14 min)
THE REVELATOR (16 min)
DELIVERY (9 min)
HOW TO SHARPEN PENCILS (10 min)
DOG DOWN
(45 min)

Filmmakers Tanner Smith, David Bogard, Jeff Cerino, John Le Blanc, Steve Childs Attending

8:00 PM
Independence Hall, UACCB
$5 / $4 / $3

International Animation Showcase

CHINTI (8 min)
LOVE IN THE TIME OF ADVERTISING (8 min)
THE COLLECTOR'S GIFT (9 min)
BABY CHICKEN (7 min)
IRISH FOLK FURNITURE (9 min)
A SHADOW OF BLUE (12 min)
MUTUAL TUNNELS (5 min)
BEAR ME (6 min)
TUURNGAIT (7 min)