2014 MWFF Selection: Becoming a King

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Becoming a King follows performers at a drag king show and shows how their personalities reflect on the stage.The film was made by Kiara Morgan and filmed in the Rockford, […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Finding Adventure

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Finding Adventure follows a young Rockford teen yearns for adventure. The normal life of waking up, going to school and coming home bores him. He begins to reflect on how […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Food Patriots

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Food Patriots features people from all walks of life who are trying to change the way Americans eat and buy food, and educate the next generation of consumers. The goal […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Raven’s Hollow

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Raven’s Hollow is short film from Colin Clarke, maker of “Frankenstein vs the Wolfman 3D”, which Ain’t It Cool News called “a gorgeous and devious little animation”. Billy, his sister […]

2014 MWFF Selection: A War Story

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A War Story tells the story of Erminio Lazzerini, who the director Keanu Concepcion felt connected to because of his bad luck within the service during WWII. Lazzerini inspired the […]

2014 MWFF Selection: A Beautiful View of Nothing

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A Beautiful View of Nothing is a zero budget short film shot over four weekends in Joliet, IL, Rockford, IL, Peotone, IL, and Beloit, WI. It was directed by Blake […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Home Away From Here

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Home Away From Here, by filmmakers David Dawson and Kyle Owen, is about the Holiday Home Camp. The film focuses on one youth and what he learns from the educational […]

7 films to be shown at the “Regional Filmmakers” session Saturday night

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The second film session on Saturday, August 2nd will be our “Regional Filmmaker” screening for 2014. The screening will start at 7pm, but the doors will open at 6:30. Home […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Tom’s Restaurant

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Tom’s Restaurant is a diner located at 2880 Broadway (on the corner of 112th Street) in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. Frequented by artists, musicians, […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Sayang Disayang

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An indie feature film from Singapore, the heart of the Nusantara (the Malay Archipelago clustered in Southeast Asia). Sayang Disayang (previously called Ramuan Rahasia as its working title) is a […]