Thursday, March 10, 2011

Films Announced for On Location: Memphis Festival

On Location:  Memphis has just announced the lineup for this year's film festival to be held April 7-10 at the Malco Ridgeway 4 theatre.  Festival passes (as well as individual tickets for films) will be sold on the official website (  According to the festival's press release, this year's event will include "more unique presentations, a senior film event, a Bollywood event, a Kids First screening, increased presence of music, networking events for musicians and filmmakers, and other surprises."  And, of course, there will be the screening of this year's Fuel Film 48 Hour Film Launch creations.  Without further ado, here's this year's lineup...

Feature Films:  In the Key of Eli, A Lonely Place for Dying, Four Roses, Breaking Point (featuring Tom Berenger who will be in attendance), Regressa, and The Wayshower.

Documentaries:  Better Than Something:  Jay Reatard, Blaze Foley:  Duct Tape Messiah, Everyday Sunshine:  The Story of Fishbone, Finding Kind, Love & Valor - The Intimate Civil War Letters, One Revolution, Stephen Faulkner:  J'M'en vas Reviendre, and The Last Elephants in Thailand.

There will also be short film programs, student programs, and a few special screenings and presentations that include the film Win Win (featuring Paul Giamatti) and the newest outing from University of Memphis filmmaker Steven J. Ross titled Dancing on a Volcano.  See you there!