Indie Film Guide

Commentary
5:00 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Be Thankful You're Not A Character In These Movies

Steve McQueen directs Michael Fassbender in 'Hunger'
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For whatever reason this time of year seems particularly sparse when it comes to screenings, so I usually take this time to talk about movies about food and family. Thanksgiving movies. And I guess this time I’ll still talk about movies that are kind of about food, but they’re coming from a very different place.

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Scarier Than Halloween

Chart from the documentary 'Inequality for All'
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Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming Up: Zombies, Dr. Frank N. Furter, and a non-Halloween movie that might be scarier than any of them.

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Tallgrass Turns It Up To Eleven

Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming Up: Tallgrass XI

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The Eleventh Tallgrass Film Festival

October 16 - 20

Full Film Guide

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Indie Film Guide: A Different Kind Of Film Festival

Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming Up: A blockbuster French comedy, a well traveled documentary and a bit of a different take on the film festival.

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed September 11, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Almodóvar!

Pedro Almodóvar directs 'I'm So Excited'
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Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Ahead: A Spielberg tour-de-force and the latest from Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar.

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Mountains Beyond Mountains

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Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

This time: a festival of mountains and a couple of politically charged documentaries.

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Dirty Wars

August 28 & 29, 7:30 p.m.

Salina Art Center

Documentary follows journalist Jeremy Scahill as he digs into the United States' covert wars

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Indie Film Guide: The Dude Abides

Jeff Bridges and a rug that really ties the room together in 'The Big Lebowski'

Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

This time: an acclaimed music documentary, a midnight favorite, and a Lebowski extravaganza.

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed July 31, 2013

Indie Film Guide: It's a Race!

Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming up: a filmmaking competition and a long-awaited Shakespeare adaptation.

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Much Ado About Nothing

August 9, 5:30 & 7:45

August 10 & 11, 2:00, 5:00 & 7:15

August 12 - 15, 5:30

Salina Art Center

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Indie Film Guide: The American Indian Festival

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Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming up: A contest to capture the experience of the American Indian Festival.

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American Graffiti

July 18, 7:00 p.m.

Orpheum Theatre

40th Anniversary screening of George Lucas' Oscar-nominated film

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Commentary
5:00 am
Wed July 3, 2013

Indie Film Guide: Park Chan-Wook Comes To America

Park Chan-Wook directs Mia Wasikowska in the thriller 'Stoker'
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Each week, Fletcher Powell finds the independent and non-commercial films showing in Wichita and the surrounding areas and brings them to you in this handy guide.

Coming up: The English-language debut of an acclaimed Korean director.

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