Sun Valley Film Festival announces new feature films, world premieres
SUN VALLEY, ID -- Eight new independent narrative and documentary films and two full-length world premiere Nat Geo WILD TV shows have been added to the film line for the upcoming 2013 Sun Valley Film Festival, March 14-17. These latest editions are added to the rich collection of over 60 features, shorts, student films and music videos to be screened at festival theatre venues in Sun Valley, Ketchum and Hailey.
The complete 2013 Sun Valley Film Festival film schedule will be available on the Festival website beginning February 26. Festival passes can be purchased online now and individual film tickets will be available for purchase online beginning March 1. The Festival Headquarters, located at 251 Washington in Ketchum, will also open daily beginning March 4 from 11am to 6pm offering information and Festival Passes, individual film tickets and assorted festival souvenirs.
The festival will be showing new additional feature narratives such as "Blackbird,” “Kilimanjaro,” and “Much Ado About Nothing.” Some of the feature narratives showings will be world premieres like James Alaimo’s “Chlorine” and Mo Ogrodnik’s “Powder.” The festival will also be viewing feature documentaries, many of which will also make their World Premiere at the Sun Valley Film Festival. The new documentaries showing will be “Battle for the Elephants,” “The Summit,” “Somm,” and the world premiere of National Geographic’s WILD TV – “Kingdom of the Oceans” and “The Wild West.”
The second annual Sun Valley Film Festival, March 14-17, will feature 60 films and TV premieres, including seven world premieres, coffee talks with industry insiders like Hollywood legend Jodie Foster, parties with top entertainment including indie rock band Built to Spill, a Screenwriter’s Lab led by Independent Spirit Award nominee Will McCormack, and an Alaska Airlines Closing Awards Après-Ski Ceremony.