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33rd STARZ DENVER FILM FESTIVAL ADDS SCREENINGS TO SECOND-WEEK SCHEDULE
2010 Starz Denver Film Festival
The 33rd Starz Denver Film Festival (SDFF) announces additional
screenings of some of its top ticket-yielding films, scheduled for the
second week of the Festival.
more than 50 sold-out screenings and nearly 20,000 film-goers in
attendance during the first week alone, we hope these additional
screenings will bring out as enthusiastic of a crowd during the second
half of the Festival,” said SDFF Executive Director, Tom Botelho. “The
need to add to our program further demonstrates the growing support we
continue to receive from the community each year, and for this, we have
our patrons, guests and sponsors to thank.”
SDFF33 will present the following, new screenings during the second half of the Festival:
Thursday, November 11 – 9pm, Starz FilmCenter
In his long-awaited, emotionally-charged second feature, University of
Colorado graduate Derek Cianfrance, examines the disintegration of a
family, as a boozy furniture mover Dean (Ryan Gosling) and discontented
nurse Cindy (Michelle Williams) attempt to rekindle their young passion
and save a rocky marriage, complicated by the presence of their young
We Are the Sea
Sunday, November 14 – 7:15pm, Starz FilmCenter
Inspired by and featuring the haunting music of Iron & Wine, We Are the Sea follows an isolated young teacher from the brink of despair toward
something like the land of the living—with the help of his daughter and
the discovery of friends in unexpected places.
The Smell of Lemons
Sunday, November 14 – 12pm/noon, Starz FilmCenter
Believing his mother’s old wives’ tale of how to get a woman to say
yes, a lovesick teen seeks out to find the girl of his dreams. His
quest takes him under the sea and over the cliffs of Sicily.
Denver-native Joel Stangle directs this lush Italian romantic comedy.
Sunday, November 14 – 7:30pm, Denver FilmCenter/Colfax
In this sweet, offbeat romantic comedy, Sheri is a former ballroom star
turned overbearing stage mom to starlet Tasi and wallflower Toni. When
the nutty family suddenly finds their world turns upside down, they
must redefine their roles—and relationships—both on and off the dance
Visit http://www.denverfilm.org for more information or to purchase events scheduled for SDFF33.