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


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


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 […]