Posts Tagged ‘Heartland Film Festival’
"Hoop Dreams Africa" offers a new twist on the tale of the aspiring professional basketball player by adding a cultural barrier.
A nice snapshot of the plight of the teacher, "Facing Forward" takes a no-nonsense look at how, in the hands of the right people, education produces success even in the inner city.
One of the more earnestly charming films I've seen this year — one that knows what it wants to do, does it spectacularly well, and charms your pants right off.
Don't be fooled by the silly title. This movie is deadly serious, a powerful film.
Marslett talks about casting his film, using a hybrid animation style, and creating a president that avoids referencing politics.
"The Space Between" wins best drama feature, while "Freedom Riders" is honored as the top documentary and "Butterfly Circus" is named best short film.