Monday, April 4, 2011
Full Frame Festival Frenzy
Calling all documentary film fans! Get tickets for the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival , the only international festival of its kind celebrating strictly the power and artistry of documentary cinema, beginning April14th through April 17th, right here in downtown Durham. Stay at the Arrowhead Inn, a 15minute drive to downtown Durham, and receive a 10% savings on your room rate. Just show us your tickets!
Last year the festival included 57 new films; 42 features and 15 shorts. Twenty-seven countries were represented out of 1,200 films that were submitted.
From the group's website:
The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of non-fiction cinema. Each spring Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world to historic downtown Durham, N.C., for a four-day, morning to midnight array of over 100 films as well as discussions, panels, and southern hospitality. Set within a single city block, the intimate festival landscape fosters community and conversation between filmmakers, film professionals and the general public.
The festival is at 324 Blackwell Street, Ste. 500, Durham, NC 27701
During the past decade, Full Frame has welcomed both first time and celebrated filmmakers including Martin Scorsese, Abbas Kiarostami, Michael Moore and Sydney Pollack.
Gloria & Phil Teber Your Innkeeper and Chef at the Arrowhead Inn, Durham, NC