April 18-22, 2018 | Denton, Texas, USA

Born in China

2016 | USA | 79 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 10AM / Campus Theatre Disneynature’s Born in China follows the adventures of three animal families — the majestic panda, the savvy golden monkey and the elusive snow leopard. Featuring stunning imagery, the film navigates the vast terrain — from the frigid mountains to the heart…

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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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BOSTON

2017 | USA |114 MIN Sunday, April 22 / 2PM / Movie Tavern 1 BOSTON is the first feature-length documentary film about the world’s most legendary running race – the Boston Marathon. The film chronicles the story of the iconic race from its humble origins 120 years ago, starting with only 15 runners, to 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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“101”

2017 | Germany | 80 MIN | North American Premiere Friday, April 20 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 “101” is a stylistic silent film from Berlin, Germany created in reverence to French director Abel Gance’s 1919 film “J’accuse!” which is regarded as one of the most important anti-war films in history. Best Original Score…

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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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Crime + Punishment

2018 | USA | 111 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 8PM / Movie Tavern 1 Meet the NYPD12: a group of minority whistleblower officers who risk everything to expose racially discriminatory policing practices and smash the blue wall of silence. Crime + Punishment is a captivating and cinematic investigation into the New York Police Department’s…

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Two Worlds

2016 | Poland | 51 MIN | Texas Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 5:45PM / Movie Tavern 1 In this inspiring family portrait, 12-year-old Laura is our guide through life with her deaf parents, which is unusual, challenging and surprisingly ordinary. DIRECTOR: Maciej Adamek

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Elk River Sessions

2018 | USA | 80 MIN | World Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 7PM / Campus Theatre Sunday, April 22 / 7:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 Twenty musicians from Denton Texas travel to a cabin in the Missouri Ozarks to write and record an original album. One man’s idea for a weekend getaway turns into…

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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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Feature Films

A silent film in reverence to Abel Gance's fim "J'accuse!"

“101”

2017 | Germany | 80 MIN | North American Premiere Friday, April 20 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 “101” is a stylistic silent film from Berlin, Germany created in reverence to French director Abel Gance’s 1919 film “J’accuse!” which is regarded as one of the most important anti-war films in history. Best Original Score…

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Anote's Ark

Anote’s Ark

2017 | Canada | 77 MIN Sunday, April 22 / 5:30PM / Movie Tavern 2 The low-­lying Pacific nation of Kiribati faces a daunting challenge: imminent annihilation from sea-level rise. As Anote Tong, Kiribati’s President, races to find a way to protect his nation’s people and maintain their dignity, many in ­Kiribati are already seeking…

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A film about a highly popular 93-year-old sex advice columnist.

Ask the Sexpert

2017 | USA | 81 MIN Thursday, April 19 / 9PM / Movie Tavern 2 Friday, April 20 / 4:30PM / Movie Tavern 3 There is much interest in this story of a highly popular 93-year-old sex advice columnist for a daily newspaper in India. Despite sex being a taboo topic in that country, the…

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A veteran with PTSD exploress the psychological effects of war with three generations of family members.

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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This film explores the many shades of being gay by what connects us all: love.

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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Disneynature’s Born in China follows the adventures of three animal families.

Born in China

2016 | USA | 79 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 10AM / Campus Theatre Disneynature’s Born in China follows the adventures of three animal families — the majestic panda, the savvy golden monkey and the elusive snow leopard. Featuring stunning imagery, the film navigates the vast terrain — from the frigid mountains to the heart…

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A film about the world’s most legendary running race – the Boston Marathon.

BOSTON

2017 | USA |114 MIN Sunday, April 22 / 2PM / Movie Tavern 1 BOSTON is the first feature-length documentary film about the world’s most legendary running race – the Boston Marathon. The film chronicles the story of the iconic race from its humble origins 120 years ago, starting with only 15 runners, to the…

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Crime + Punishment

Crime + Punishment

2018 | USA | 111 MIN Saturday, April 21 / 8PM / Movie Tavern 1 Meet the NYPD12: a group of minority whistleblower officers who risk everything to expose racially discriminatory policing practices and smash the blue wall of silence. Crime + Punishment is a captivating and cinematic investigation into the New York Police Department’s…

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A film about the state of Dance Halls in Texas.

Dance Hall Days

2018 | USA | 82 MIN | World Premiere Saturday, April 21 / 2PM / Campus Theatre Dance halls were once as common as cattle in Texas. Now, the ones that remain exist in a time where their past is legend and their future is uncertain. A cast of iconic characters strive to keep these…

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This film reveals the stunning reasons for the disproportionately high incidences of health and social issues among America's Indigenous People.

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 Lipan Apache resist the U.S. Department of Homeland Security attempt to take property through eminent domain.

El Muro | The Wall

2017 | USA | 73 MIN | North Texas Premiere Sunday, April 22 / 12:15PM / Movie Tavern 2 El Muro (The Wall) foregrounds the shaping of the landscape by the resistance of its original inhabitants, the Lipan Apache/Nde’, who have lived, and continue to live, on their traditional land despite colonial, imperial, and postcolonial…

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Twenty musicians from Denton Texas travel to a cabin in the Missouri Ozarks to write and record an original album.

Elk River Sessions

2018 | USA | 80 MIN | World Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 7PM / Campus Theatre Sunday, April 22 / 7:30PM / Movie Tavern 1 Twenty musicians from Denton Texas travel to a cabin in the Missouri Ozarks to write and record an original album. One man’s idea for a weekend getaway turns into…

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A small archaeology expedition could change the Modern History of the most powerful nation on Earth.

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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A fusion of documentary and songwriting.

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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Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable

Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable

2018 | USA | 91 MIN Wednesday, April 18 / 6:30PM / Campus Theatre / North Texas Premiere Thursday, April 19 / 5PM / Movie Tavern 3 Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable is the first documentary film on the life and work of photographer Garry Winogrand – the epic storyteller in pictures of America…

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