Des Moines, IA June 18, 2014 -‐ The Interrobang Film Festival presented by the Des Moines Arts Festival® combines a traditional film production Festival with a public screening. Twenty-‐Nine films will be screened at various times throughout the three days of the Festival June 27 – 29 at Des Moines Central Library’s South Wing.
“This year’s Interrobang has some of the highest quality films we have ever had. From socially important documentaries to high budget independent gems, you will not want to miss this year’s festival.” – Kristian Day, Interrobang Film Festival Producer.
Highlights of theInterrobang Film Festival will include: a Best of 48 Hour Film Project screening and mixer at 7PM on Friday June 27th at Des Moines Central Library. The 48 Hour Film Project is celebrating their 10th season in Des Moines with a free screening of some favorites from their first nine years.The 48 Hour Film Project is a wild and sleepless weekend in which you and your team have a blast making a movie. All writing,shooting, editing and scoring must be completed in just 48 hours.
Reps from the 48 Hour Film Project will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about upcoming events.
48 Hour Screening Order Friday June 27th
“Rise of The Wuffins” by Shrieking Tree, 2013 (Vacation/Holiday)
“Illegal Tender” by Japanese Tractor Company Films, 2010 (Film Noir)
“Smart Phone” by Danger Beach Entertainment, 2012 (Comedy)
“1-‐800-‐Catalog” by Baseball Team, 2013 (Mistaken Identity)
“The Shiz” by Thirthy9one, 2012 (Buddy Film)
“The West Excursion” by Napkin Sketch Productions, 2008 (Fantasy)
“Two in the Chamber; The Movie” by Musgrave Co-‐Prosperity Sphere 2012 (Musical/Western)
“Unpublished” by Slater Maxwell Productions 2011 (Dark Comedy)
“Somewhere” by White Poison Industries, 2013 (Fantasy)
“The Case” by Team. 2012 (Dark Comedy)
“S.T.U.F.F.E.D” BY ONE GENOME SHORT, 2013 (Vacation/Holiday Fim)
“Mimes of the Prairie” by Team Last To Enter, 2005 (Musical/Western)
Behind the Scenes: “Mimes of the Prairie”by Team Last To Enter (Special)
For more information on the 48 Hour Film Project visit: www.48hourfilm.com/desmoines
Other Interrobang highlights include the Iowa premiere of Blake Eckard’s Ghosts of Empire Prairie featuring cinematography from acclaimed independent filmmaker Jon Jost; a Midwest filmmaker discussion panel on Saturday at 3PM; and a Saturday screening of the Film The Best Bar in America, a feature film financed through crowd funding.
For a complete synopsis of each of the 29 films and information about filmmakers, go to interrobangfilm.org.
The Des Moines Art Festival invites you to ‘go where it takes you…’ in 2014 by experiencing the creative energy of the 195 invited artists, the cutting-edge Interrobang Film Festival, national acts on the Hy-Vee Main Stage, the GuideOne Performing Arts Stage, interactive arts opportunities and artisan food and beverages. Your journey will take place around the renowned Pappajohn Sculpture Park in the heart of Downtown Des Moines June 27-29. Catch the spirit of Des Moines as you experience one of the nation’s best arts festivals. For more information on the Festival please visit, www.desmoinesartsfestival.org, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DesMoinesArtsFestival, twitter at @DMArtsFestival and Instagram at desmoinesartfestival.