Tag Archives: Sundance Film Festival

True/False Film Festival

The True/False Film Festival in Columbia is one of the nation's top film festival events.

Columbia is home to many spectacular festivals, and people can’t stop talking about the True/False Film Festival. Now in its eighth year, True/False is earning international attention as one of the best documentary film festivals in the world. From March 3-6, Columbia will be transformed into a film lover’s utopia with four days of films, musical performances, workshops and parties. ... Read More »

Congratulations cast and crew of “Winter’s Bone”

Missouri Division of Tourism Director Katie Steele Danner with Winter's Bone cast members xxxx, left, and John Hawkes, right.

  I am extremely excited about all of the accolades that have been coming to those involved with the movie “Winter’s Bone,” including Tuesday’s Oscar nominations for Best Actress, Jennifer Lawrence, and Best Supporting Actor, John Hawkes.  To me it is icing on the cake that Debra Granik and Anne Roselleni and the movie were nominated as well. As most ... Read More »

Missouri Has Film Festivals, Too

I am preparing for departure from my three days at the annual Sundance Film Festival.  In addition to enjoying the premier of “Winter’s Bone” (see story at http://News.Visitmo.com/DivisionNews/Detail/Missouri-Offers-Ideal-Locations-for-Filmmakers), we have been able to meet with film office staff, economic development specialists, lawyers, tax advisors, producers, site-selection officials, and tourism officials to promote the film, entertainment, tour and travel industries in Missouri.  ... Read More »