As we try to do with all the locally produced film festivals, we’ve gathered a whole bunch of online trailers for some of the feature films at this weekend’s Indie Spirit Film Festival in Colorado Springs (below) to help you decide which films to see. The selection is truly dizzying (there are over 90 shorts and features!) and reflects the truly diverse tastes of this community. Everything from vampire comedies to holocaust documentaries is represented here. We hope you make it out to support and enjoy this growing part of our local culture. If you’ve never been to or heard of the ISFF, here’s a little info from their website:

ISFF has showcased an average of over 90 films from all over the globe, covering a variety of subjects and genres in its first two years. The festival has quickly become Colorado Springs’ largest film festival, with numerous filmmakers and film fans attending screenings, Q & A sessions, filmmaker panels, parties and receptions.

Boasting a broad, unrestricted selection of films, ISFF presents genre-specific awards, as well as Best Short, Feature, Documentary and Festival Director’s Choice. Several films from previous years have achieved further success on the festival circuit and many films from the first two years are available on DVD.

Now in its 3rd year, the 2010 Indie Spirit Film Festival will take place April 23-25, 2010.

-A Windigo Tale, 10 p.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #3.

-Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers, 2 p.m. Sat., April 24 at Lon Chaney Theater.

-Children of Invention2:30 p.m., Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #1 and 5:15 p.m. Sun, April 25 at Kimballs #1.

-Dear Lemon Lima11:30 a.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #1.

-Do Elephants Pray?, 7:15 p.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #3 and 9 a.m. Sun., April 25 at Kimballs #1.

-Earthwork 7 p.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #1, 2:45 p.m. Sun., April 25 at Kimballs #2.

-From the Badlands to Alcatraz, 11:30 a.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #2 and 9 a.m. Sun, April 25 at Lon Chaney Theater.

-Golden Earrings, 4:30 p.m. Sat, April 24 at Lon Chaney Theater.

-Hotel Chelsea, 12 p.m. Fri, April 23 at Kimballs #2 and 11:30 a.m. Sun, April 25 at Lon Chaney Theater.

-No.4 Street of Our Lady, 7:15 p.m. Fri, April 23 at Kimballs #2 and 5:15 p.m. Sun, April 25 at Kimballs #3

-Once Fallen, 9:30 p.m. Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #2 and 9:45 p.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #1

-Play in the Gray 11:30 a.m. Sat., April 24 at Lon Chaney Theater and 2:30 p.m. Sun., April 25 at Kimballs #3

-Remix to Rio 12 p.m. Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #3 and 9 a.m. Sun, April 25 at Kimballs #3.

-Storage, 7 p.m. Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #3 and 5:15 p.m. Sun., April 25 at Kimballs #2.

-Strigoi, 2:30 p.m. Sun., April 25 at Lon Chaney Theater

-Taylor’s Way, 2:15 p.m. Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #2 and 2 p.m. Sat, April 24 at Kimballs #2.

-The Heart of Texas, 11:45 a.m. Sat., April 24 at Kimballs #3.

-Zombie Girl: The Movie, 12:00 p.m. Fri., April 23 at Kimballs #1 and 11:30 a.m. Sun, April 25 at Kimballs #3.

 

Comments are closed.

News

LA Johnson/NPR
March 4, 2015 | NPR · The IRS and the Education Department already have the power to make the FAFSA easier without cutting questions. So why haven’t they?
 

AP
March 4, 2015 | NPR · Racists emails and shocking statistics will be on display when the Justice Department (officially) releases a report about the Ferguson Police Department.
 

Getty Images
March 4, 2015 | NPR · Misao Okawa of Japan is now 117. She has reigned as the world’s oldest living person since 2013, when Guinness World Records certified that she was 115.
 

Arts & Life

NPR
March 4, 2015 | NPR · The sixth volume of C.J. Sansom’s Shardlake mysteries is set during the last days of England’s King Henry VIII, as a potentially explosive religious manuscript written by his queen has gone missing.
 

AP
March 4, 2015 | NPR · In 2004, Jin was one of the first Asian-Americans to drop a major label rap album. One controversial song, “Learn Chinese,” raised eyebrows. A decade later, he’s trying to rephrase the message.
 

Courtesy of Knopf
March 4, 2015 | NPR · Kazuo Ishiguro’s latest novel is set in a mythical Arthurian England. But though the premise was promising, the book is too vague to make much of an impact.
 

Music

Courtesy of the Artist
March 4, 2015 | NPR · This riveting stop-motion animation, reminiscent of the video for Peter Gabriel’s “Sledgehammer,” may be your gateway to the fascinating work of the composer and producer Eskmo.
 

AP
March 4, 2015 | NPR · In 2004, Jin was one of the first Asian-Americans to drop a major label rap album. One controversial song, “Learn Chinese,” raised eyebrows. A decade later, he’s trying to rephrase the message.
 

Courtesy of Kiley Kraskouskas
March 4, 2015 | NPR · The Last Song Before the War presents the glorious sounds of the 2011 Festival in the Desert, held shortly before Islamic extremists took over the region and banned music.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab