March 25-29, 2020 | Denton, Texas, USA

Mr. Overton

2015 | USA | 13 MIN | North Texas Premiere Short Film Program 6: Point of View Saturday, April 13 / 9:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 At 109 years old, Richard Overton who passed away on December 27, 2018, was the oldest living WWII veteran. When the film was made, he lived alone, drove his…

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Sound and Sole

2018 | USA | 7 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 4: Play On Friday, April 12 / 6:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 Arthur Grimes was born and raised in the Appalachian mountains. He is the only professionally working, African-American buck dancer in Boone, North Carolina. In this short documentary, Arthur recounts his…

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About Steven

2019 | Spain | 2 MIN | Texas Premiere Shorts Program 1: Look Up! Thursday, April 11 / 6:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7   Steven’s reason to ride energizes this cinematic flight. Director/Producer: Monty Scholz Language: English

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Beneath the Ink

2018 | USA | 12 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 2: Two by Two Thursday, April 11 / 8:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 Shining a light on the resurgence of white supremacy, one Ohio tattoo artist Billy Joe White is challenging his community by saying “bring me your mistakes”. Beneath the Ink is…

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Alba: Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into the Future

2018 | Spain | 10 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 2: Two by Two Thursday, April 11 / 8:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 An intense, intimate and beautiful journey into the mind of Alba, a 16-year-old ballet dancer at the acclaimed Corella Dance Academy in Barcelona. Her inner thoughts start to question the…

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Mason Fine: Chasing History

2018 | USA | 7 MIN | Texas Premiere Friday, April 12 / 6:00PM / Campus Theatre Saturday, April 13 / 5:15PM / Alamo Drafthouse He’s a small town kid from the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma, who dreamed of playing football for a Division I school. Mason Fine continues to chase his dreams and set…

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Dallas Movie Locations

2019 | USA | 5 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 13 / 5:30PM / Campus Theatre Denton filmmakers take a day-trip to Dallas to visit iconic movie locations filmed in the area and spend the day exploring the sights and sounds that the city has to offer. Directors: Anthony Najera and Elia Najera…

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The Derby

2018 | USA | 15 MIN | Texas Premiere Short Film Program 5: All of Us Saturday, April 13 / 2:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 1 The Derby follows the haves and the have-nots during Kentucky Derby weekend. Via on-location interviews from varied perspectives–from an anonymous reveler drinking and placing bets on Millionaires Row, to Guatemalan…

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Mack Minded

2019 | USA | 20 MIN | World Premiere Shorts Program 1: Look Up! Thursday, April 11 / 6:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7  Before the acronym STEM even existed, Pauline Beery Mack, Texas Woman’s University professor in the 1950’s – 1970’s, pioneered in the quest for knowledge in science, technology and statistical research. Her advances…

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Launching Flowers into Outer Space

2017| USA  | 5 MIN Shorts Program 1: Look Up! Thursday, April 11 / 6:00PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7  When it comes to flower arrangements, Japanese artist Makoto Azuma is quite literally pushing the boundaries out of this world. As part of an ongoing experimental artistic series, one-time rock musician Azuma and a crew of…

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Short Films

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WILAT 2014

2019 | USA | 4 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 13 / 5:30PM / Campus Theatre A sisters’ road trip to the tune of Gary P. Nunn’s immortal tune, What I Like About Texas — with his permission, of course. Director: Cindy Sims (In attendance)

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Wild Wild Wes

2018 | Germany | 13 MIN | World Premiere Short Film Program 3: Take a Chance Friday, April 12 / 5:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 8 “Wes is the name, wild is the game.” With these words starts this portrait about one of the most inspirational and interesting people I’ve met in my life. “Wild…

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World’s Largest Cowboy Boots

2019 | USA | 3 MIN | World Premiere True Texas Travel Program Saturday, April 13 / 5:30PM / Campus Theatre World’s Largest Cowboy Boots,  a true Texas travel experience about the world’s largest things as photo opportunities, starts with Texas’ own Daddy-o Wade’s sculpture, now located in a San Antonio mall. Art, self-promotion, advertising, or tourist come-on? What…

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_______, Texas

2018 | USA | 10 MIN | World Premiere Sunday, April 14 / 12:30 PM / Alamo Drafthouse 7 A short exploration of group identities within the context of the shared geography of Texas. How do processes of immigration and gentrification change collective senses of identity? What does it mean to be Texan? Director: Lina…

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