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Film Fest: BIPOC Filmmakers

sat03feb8:00 pmFilm Fest: BIPOC Filmmakersat The Starr Theater at Walton Arts Center

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Lights, camera, action!
We’re so excited to announce the first round of amazing flicks lined up for our first mini film fest on Saturday, Feb. 3, co-curated by Fayetteville Film Festival. Each is directed by BIPOC filmmakers from our region and although they may be short, they pack a powerful emotional punch.

Take a look: ⁠
⁠La Telaraña⁠
Directed by Dan Husted from Oklahoma⁠
Three brothers grapple with their roles within the family and on both sides of the law, unraveling hidden layers of guilt, greed and ambition within their brotherhood. ⁠

The Measure of a Man⁠
Directed by Denzel Jenkins from Arkansas⁠
A young male victim of sexual assault finds a healing space through his estranged father. ⁠

Directed by Daniel Beltram from Arkansas⁠
After leaving Puerto Rico with his grandfather, Gabriel struggles to find his true home. ⁠

Song of the Bluff⁠
Directed by Neba Evans from Arkansas (Micheaux Recipient)⁠
A look at how residents of Pine Bluff are working to change their town’s reputation for crime, violence and decline, restoring it to the thriving metropolis it once was.⁠

All Units⁠
Directed by Mike Day from Arkansas ⁠
A married couple find themselves at odds over their roles at the latest protest. ⁠

Tickets are just $15 to see all of the films.


(Saturday) 8:00 pm


Walton Arts Center

495 W Dickson St