2012 Heartland Film Festival

Rising from Ashes

Two cultures. Two shattered men. One goal.

All Me: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert

"All Me: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert" is an average telling of an incredible story.

The Revolutionary

An engrossing first-hand account of how power can corrupt even the most idealistic hearts and minds.

Cairo 678

Cairo 678 is the first major Egyptian film to cover the country's growing problem of sexual assault. It is rather lengthy, but honest in focus and full of heart.

Free Samples

a sometimes-breezy look at post-college malaise that could use another taste-test or two.

A Whisper to a Roar

A powerful and journalistic look at five recent instances of people across the globe rising up against a tyrant, and the corrupting influence of power.

From Nothing, Something

An illuminating and oft mesmerizing portrait of the creative impulse, and the people who are driven by it.

Nothing Like Chocolate

This documentary about the sometimes troubling international chocolate trade ends up focusing too much on one American working in Grenada.