The 37th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival Schedule

Here it is! The 37th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival schedule!

A few notes:

  • Tickets are free for SIU Students with ID
  • For SIU Staff, Faculty and our amazing local community:
  • Tickets are $4 for a day pass or $15 for a festival pass.
  • You may purchase a one-day pass or a weekly pass  online or at the door during the festival
  • The venues this year include the SIU Student Center Auditorium & Guyon Auditorium. WDBX, The African American Museum, and WDBX Community Radio.

Tuesday, February 24

7:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Identities
This is not the End
What’s in a Name
Where is Elle Kari and What Happened to Noriko-San
Little White Lie

Wednesday, February 25

10:00 am – SIU Student Center

Alternative Shorts
Maria
february 28
N64Q: Born Free
Chapri
Maternity Test

1:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Documentary Shorts
Out of Deepwood
Penny
Off_line
Not Anymore: Story of Revolution
Sticky 

3:00 pm – SIU Student Center


July the Twelfth 1984
John Michaels Award Showcase 
In an Ideal World (Tied, 3rd Place)

6:00 pm – SIU Student Center

37th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival Opening Reception

7:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Hard-boiled Wonderland
Special screening of Prison Terminal  (Q & A with director  after film)

Thursday, February 26

10:00 am – SIU Student Center

Travelogues
A Queer Peace 
No Love Lost
Signals: Where Do We Go From Here
Mototanaka Dérive
Real West
My Fatherland Vegas
Depending on Traffic 

1:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Sci-Fi Shorts
Hat Trick
Into the Dark
The Place Where You Live
Nostalgic
A Beautiful View of Nothing 

Five Minute Intermission

On the Mature Side (Adult Shorts)
Deadly
Lady and the Frog
Between Times
Coffee
C.T.R.L
Midnight Munchies (Q & A with director  after film)

3:00 pm – SIU Student Center

John Michaels Award Showcase 
(Tied, 3rd Place)
Crying Earth Rise Up
The Uprising 

7:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Love, Etc
Flowers 
M4m Seeks Love
Joy Kevin
Bread and Butter
Nowhere I’d Rather Be

10:00 pm – WDBX

Late Night Experimental Shorts
Cicatrix
Oracle
Ocean
Sound of a Million Insects
NoCom
InkJet 3056A
All the Memory in the World

Friday, February 27

10:00 am – SIU Student Center

Potluck Shorts
Out There
Support the Troops
Seven Ways From Sunday
Champion
Carry On
The Looking Planet
Simorgh
The Mortal Flame
Re:Belief
Let go
Friday
Working Title

1:00 pm – SIU Student Center

World Cinema
Wallas on Velos
Zone 7

3:00 pm – SIU Student Center

John Michaels Award Showcase
2nd Place Winner
Arresting Power – Resisting Police Violence in Portland, Oregon

6:00 pm – Guyon Auditorium @ Morris Library

Davids and Goliath

7:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Friday Night Fun

Shorts:
The Night Guardian
Henny’s Opus In B Minor (Q & A with director  after film)
Ham Over Rice
My Kingdom
Myrna the Monster

Juror Presentation: Anna Margarita Albelo with Q&A after film
Whos Afraid of Vagina Wolf

7:30 pm – Guyon Auditorium @ Morris Library

Dwarves Kingdom

Saturday, February 28

10:00 am – SIU Student Center

Saturday Morning Family Time
Zeke and the All-inclusive Cathouse
Treasure Nest
Lilly’s big day
Up in a Plane
Stressful Adventures of Boxhead and Roundhead

1:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Animation Hotline
Almost There  (Q & A with directors after film) 

3:00 pm – TBD

John Michaels Award Showcase
1st Place Winner
Finding the Gold Within
Q&A after the screening with three of the film’s protagonists Brandyn Costa, Imani Scruggs and Stacee Starr

3:00 pm – SIU Student Center


Liar’s Dice – CANCELLLED

6:00 pm – Guyon Auditorium @ Morris Library

Changing Face of Harlem (Q&A with Director Shawn Batey after film)

7:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Nocturne (Q & A with director  after film)
5 Minute Intermission
Alexandria Leaving

7:30 pm – Guyon Auditorium @ Morris Library

Gaia
The Urban World

Sunday, March 1

10:00 am – SIU Student Center

Girls Make Movies retrospective

11:00 am – SIU Student Center

Best of the Fest
Big Muddy Film Festival Awards

1:00 pm – SIU Student Center

Closing Reception

4:00pm – Location TBD
Sunday Night Feature & Shorts
(To be announced at a later date)