Welcome to your film festival OPENING NIGHT SPECIAL PRESENTATION:
Irrepressible New Zealand entertainers Jules and Lynda Topp are featured in the Wisconsin Premiere of Leanne Pooley’s documentary, The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls, Thursday, April 15, 6 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater. THE ALPHABETICAL FILM LIST BEGINS ON PAGE 4 TICKET INFORMATION IS ON PAGE 38 DAILY SCHEDULES IN GRID FORMAT ARE ON PAGES 20 & 21
192 FILMS FROM AROUND THE WORLD AND AROUND WISCONSIN Special Events
Film Series for 2010
Find more details and additional events on the festival web site: wifilmfest.org.
CRIME SCENE: FOUR FILMS BY BONG JOON-HO
1:30-3 PM | SATURDAY, APRIL 17
Pyle Center | 716 Langdon Street Recent graduates from UW-Madison who have worked in the Los Angeles entertainment industry talk about their experiences making the transition from college to a professional film career.
Steep & Brew Café | 544 State Street Dave Fantle (Film Wisconsin Board President) and George T. Tzougros (Executive Director, Wisconsin Arts Board) look forward to the next steps in building Wisconsin's film production potential.
Festival Party Video-Go-Go
10 PM | SATURDAY, APRIL 17
Orpheum Lobby DJs Nick Nice and Mike Carlson bring their A-game to the festival: lights, video, and booty-shaking beats. The Video-Go-Go Party is open to filmmakers, festival patrons, and volunteers; no ticket required. 21 and over.
Vote for your favorite films Winners of the 2010 Steep & Brew Audience Award will be announced Monday, April 19 at wifilmfest.org
AFRICAN CINEMA PRESENTED WITH THE UW AFRICAN STUDIES PROGRAM
PRESENTED WITH THE UW BRAZIL INITIATIVE; UW DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES; UW LATIN AMERICAN, CARIBBEAN, AND IBERIAN STUDIES PROGRAM
✿ winner, 2010 Golden Badger for Wisconsin Filmmaking ❂ winner, 2010 Golden Badger for Wisconsin Student Filmmaking
Big River Man Chega de Saudade Dzi Croquettes Simonal: Nobody Knows How Hard It Was
Izulu Lami Masquerades My Neighbor My Killer Shirley Adams
SOUTH ASIAN CINEMA
GENERATIONS: ASIAN AMERICAN CINEMA
One Crazy Ride Tibet in Song When the Dragon Swallowed the Sun
PRESENTED WITH THE UW ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT
Children of Invention Beijing Haze Empire Corner My Way Home The Things We Carry A Village Called Versailles
PRESENTED WITH THE UW CENTER FOR SOUTH ASIA
RESTORATIONS & REVIVALS
Collateral Duck, You Sucker 500 Millibars to Ecstasy The Law The Magic Sword Milk Punch Seventeen The Tale of the Fox The Train Wild River Quarry Withnail & I
As They Fade Ascent ✿ Baraboo Beverly & Roger Black Cannon Falls ✿ Cooking on the Car Crabapples Dismember The Egg Timer Feat: 63 Marathons in 63 Days Feed the Fish Floatin’ ❂ Framework Graduation ✿ The Grapes of Madison Growing in Knowing: the Gateway to Midvale Gardens Grumatorium Human Terrain Into The Pit: The Shocking Story of Deadpit.com A Life Taken Marco ❂ Mary’s Friend Milk Punch Milwaukee Moon, Stars, Earth, Horse Multico My Friend, Larry ❂ My Way Home
National Anthem Tryouts NONAMES Opening Day ✿ Paddle to Seattle: Journey Through the Inside Passage Pete’s Palace Pigs Blood ✿ Promiseland Re-Cut Scrap Self Portrait Shadow of Lies Shine Like Stars Sign of the Times Sinkhole Sleeping Bear Sturge ’n’ Gears Subprime Sveit This Is the Place Thru Unforgettable University of Wisconsin Marching Band Waltz Ward Three Wild Frontier: “Sharp Teeth” Winnebago Man You Will Like This
WISCONSIN FILM FESTIVAL • MADISON • APRIL 14-18, 2010 • WIFILMFEST.ORG • 877.963.FILM
3:30-5 PM | SATURDAY, APRIL 17
Barking Dogs Never Bite Memories of Murder The Host Mother