April 10-14, 2019 | Denton, Texas, USA

Battlefield: Home – Breaking the Silence

2017 | USA | 68 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 3:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 In an effort to unravel her own journey of dealing with PTSD and the aftermath of war, a Vietnam era military child speaks with multi-generational family members and exposes the unflinching impact of war, and the failing…

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Dodging Bullets

2018 | USA | 101 MIN | World Premiere Friday, April 20 / 6:30PM / Campus Theatre Native Americans have dodged bullets since the first contact with Europeans. This film brings a cross-generational sampling of Indigenous people, researchers, and politicians to reveal stunning reasons for their disproportionately high incidences of health and social issues. This…

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The Sunrise Storyteller

2016 | Canada | 64 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 11AM / Movie Tavern 2 Sunday, April 22 / 4:30PM / Campus Theatre The Sunrise Storyteller follows the hero’s journey of teenage filmmaker & social justice advocate, Kasha Sequoia Slavner, as she sets out for six months on her 16th birthday across the…

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Jane

2017 | USA | 90 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 10:30AM / Movie Tavern 1 Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story of JANE, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific…

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Sickies Making Films

2017 | USA | 85 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 8PM / Campus Theatre Sunday, April 22 / 12:30PM / Movie Tavern 3 A love letter to the movies, Sickies Making Films looks at our urge to censor films and asks why? We find reasons both absurd and surprisingly understandable. Using the…

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The Modern Jungle

2016 | USA | 71 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 3:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 The Modern Jungle is a portrait of globalization filtered through the fever dream of a Mexican shaman, don Juan, who falls under the spell of a pyramid-scheme-marketed nutritional supplement. Juan’s neighbor Carmen lives simply, in harmony with the…

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Between the Shades

2017 | USA | 81 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 20 / 8:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 Saturday, April 21 / 4:15PM / Movie Tavern 3 This feature length documentary explores the many shades of being gay by what connects us all: love. The film looks at love though 360 degrees of parents, children,…

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Elkarrekin (Together)

2017 | Spain | 99 MIN | Texas Premiere Sunday, April 22 / 12PM / Movie Tavern 1 A small expedition could change the Modern History of the most powerful nation on earth. This documentary shows a trip to the past, which is also a journey into the future. If they discover that another world…

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The Exorcist and Me

2018 | Argentina | 46 MIN | World Premiere Friday, April 20 / 8:45PM / Movie Tavern 2 Saturday, April 21 / 1:45PM / Movie Tavern 3 With a blend of comical interactions, realistic exorcisms and explosive arguments, this presenter-led doc uncovers the murky truth about a priest in Argentina. Mature content (subject matter) DIRECTOR:…

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Fatherhood

2017 | United Kingdom | 74 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 6PM / Movie Tavern 2 In this fusion of documentary and songwriting, street involved kids from Memphis, LA, New York and London talk about their absent fathers and perform music videos of original songs they wrote for the film. We meet…

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Feature Films

In WW2 a select group of women proved that a woman's place was in the air.

WASP – A Wartime Experiment in WoManpower

2018 | USA | 88 MIN | World Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 5:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 In WW2 a select group of women proved that a woman’s place was in the air. The WASP, Women Airforce Service Pilots, were a group of civilians who flew military airplanes so men could be freed for combat.…

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