Yes, it's important to get out and see these films in theatres and at scintillating showcases like The Midwest Independent Film Festival but it's also critical that we purchase these films! Here is everything you need to buy some of the gems we've screened at the festival in the past - pick one and buy one, it'll make you feel good!
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ANIMALS tells the story of a young couple that exist somewhere between homelessness and the fantasy life they imagine for themselves. Though they masterfully con and steal in an attempt to stay one step ahead of their addiction, they are ultimately forced to face the reality of their situation.
An enthralling collaboration between Armenian filmmaker and University of Michigan student Oksana Mirzoyan and several Michigan production companies, including Beast Editorial and Ringside Creative. A young boy must go to the store by himself for the first time.
The feature film debut for director Billy Federighi, Adventures in the Sin Bin finds a virgin in an awkward love triangle after he gets into the habit of loaning out his van to his friends for their sexual encounters.
For many, Peter Anton’s house embodies an end-of-life nightmare: the utility companies long ago shut off the heat and electricity, the floorboards are rotting, and the detritus of a chaotic life is precariously stacked to the ceiling.
In a society where "celebutantes" like Paris Hilton dominate newsstands and models who weigh less than 90 pounds die from malnutrition, female body image is one of the more dire problems facing today's society. America the Beautiful illuminates the issue by covering every base.
Inspired by true events, Anguish follows a teenage girl Tess who grows to understand her intense psychological problems are actually the result of a supernatural ability which allows spirits to possess her body.
As Goes Janesville catapults viewers to the front lines of America’s debate over the future of our middle class – a debate that has become a pitched battle over unions in the normally tranquil state of Wisconsin.
Baby on Board stars Heather Graham, Jerry O’Connell, John Corbett, Lara Flynn Boyle and Katie Finneran in the story of a professional woman (Graham) whose career and personal life are turned upside-down by an unexpected pregnancy. A series of misunderstandings among two couples escalate into a battle of
BALLHAWKS is the story of the men, who for the last 90 years have chased baseball history just outside the ivy covered walls of Wrigley Field. In what could be their last year due to the shadow of Wrigley Field bleacher expansion, the Ballhawks resolve will once again be tested., Home run balls hit out of Wrig
Todd Looby’s timely, autobiographically-inspired tale of the pressures and rewards of modern parenthood, shot mainly in the Ravenswood Manor area.