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The Derby City Film Festival has announced the 45 films selected to be screened- representing over 12 countries and including 6 films from Kentucky filmmakers.  The 2010 Derby City Film Festival runs February 19th-21st at the Clifton Center.  The complete list of films, film descriptions, and screening times, as well as information on lodging is available at  HYPERLINK "" 

The 6 films from Kentucky selected for the festival include (synopsis’ available online):

*Louisville filmmaker

*Blue King (Directed by: David and Kevin Flores)

SCREENING: Sat. Feb. 20th- 10:00PM

Cannonnball (Directed by: Scott Stafford) 

SCREENING: Sun. Feb. 21st- 1:30PM

*In Mysterious Ways (Directed by: Vin Morreale Jr.) 

SCREENING: Sun. Feb. 21st- 6:00PM

*Alphonso Bow (Directed by: Lije Sarki; Written by: M Sarki)

SCREENING: Sat. Feb. 20th- 12:30PM

*Sam Steele & the Junior Detective Agency (Directed by: Tom Whitus) SCREENING: Sun. Feb. 21st- 3:30 PM

*Hip Hop: Dead or Alive (Directed by Stephon Barbour) 

SCREENING: Sat. Feb. 20th- 8:00PM

The 45 selections include 13 international films, 14 world premieres and 7 US premieres.  The categories include: Feature, Documentary, US Short, and International Short.  The festival will also include selected film panels (TBA) and film workshops conducted by independent film leaders in writing, acting, and FX make-up.

Festival passes and tickets are on sale now through website.  The Bluegrass Brewing Company will host the Friday and Saturday after parties with live music and drink specials for film festival patrons.  Tickets for the awards reception are limited and will only be available until February 1st, 2010.

The official film selections are:

Feature Films

Alphonso Bow - California

Blue King - Kentucky (World Premiere)

Cannonball - Kentucky (World Premiere)

Dark Target - Ohio (World Premiere)

Deadland - California

In Mysterious Ways - Kentucky (World Premiere)

Lament to Roswell - New Mexico

My Bloody Wedding - Indiana (World Premiere)

Sam Steele and the Junior Detective Agency - Indiana


Cracking the Egg: The Untold Story of The Nigh Crawlers - California

Hip Hop: Dead or Alive - Kentucky

Lost Bones - In search of Sitting Bulls Grave - Canada (US Premiere)

Speakers Corner: You Have the Right To Remain Vocal - California

Winnipeg Burlesque - Canada (US Premiere)

US Short Films

Clones Gone Wild - California

Don’t Wake The Baby - Tennessee (World Premiere)

Down A Dark Road - California

Fakers - Georgia (World Premiere)

Greener - Tennessee

Hellcat & Tala - Illinois

I Will Hurt You - Georgia

Keep The Change - Georgia (World Premiere)

Momma Would Be Proud - Maryland

My Deer Friend - Georgia (World Premiere)

Nathan & Nordrich - Oregon

Ogles With Goggles - California

This Is Who We Are - California (World Premiere)

True Beauty This Night - California

The Last Legend - Maryland

The Lorax - Georgia (World Premiere)

The Way We Weren’t - California

International Short Films

A Polish Winter - Ireland

Babylon 2084 - Germany (US Premiere)

Blind - UK (US Premiere)

Dead Man Coughing - Poland (US Premiere)

House Guest - UK

Julie, Julie - England

Misery S. - France

Nemesis - Norway

Pattaya Is A Paradise - Italy (US Premiere)

The Cat Keeper - Spain

The Long Hard Goodbye - UK (World Premiere)

Under My Garden - Italy

When It Will Be Silent (US Premiere)

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