Julie’s Top Picks for Documentary Feature at HFF17

Below are my top picks for documentary features at the 2017 Heartland Film Festival that kicks off this Thursday, October 12 and runs through Sunday, October 22. So many shows and special events are sold out so don't miss out on your opportunity to attend some of...

Julie’s Top Picks for Narrative Feature at HFF17

Below are my top picks for narrative features (slightly longer list than last year because there are just too many great ones to pick from); there are a few narrative features that I was not able to see but so many great films in this year's festival. Make sure to...

The Heartland Film Festival Celebrates 25 Years In Style

Last night, the 25th Anniversary of the Heartland Film Festival opened with the star-studded cast of the Book of Love walking the red carpet. Jessica Biel plays Penny, the wife of Henry (played by Jason Sudeikis), an introverted architect. After Penny's untimely death...

Julie’s Top Picks for Documentary Feature at HFF16

So far, I have selected my top narrative short films, documentary short films, and narrative feature films. Now, I am pleased to give you my list of top documentary feature films at this year's Heartland Film Festival. For the documentary feature category, I have...

Julie’s Top Picks for Narrative Feature at HFF16

Below are my top picks for narrative features; there are a handful that I was not able to see but so many great films in this year's festival. Get ready for a great festival celebrating 25 years of independent film. Year by the Sea Hoping to reclaim who she was before...

Julie’s Top Picks for Narrative Shorts at HFF16

With a little more than a week until the 25th annual Heartland Film Festival kicks off, I am excited to share with you my top picks for narrative short films. Over the next week, I will continue to share my picks for top documentary shorts, top animated shorts, top...

Movies, Trivia, Filmmakers and More

Come Out and Join the Fun! Yesterday, Heartland Film began screening movies at Wheelers Arts Community in Fountain Square in addition to the AMC Castleton and Traders Point 12 locations. As more filmmakers begin to arrive in the Circle City, Heartland is kicking off...

Take In Three Movie Premieres Today

Saturday Recap The theaters were packed with film lovers who were excited to take in the 36 movies that kicked off the 24th annual Heartland Film Festival. This year, the Festival includes five movie premieres over opening weekend. On Saturday, documentary feature...