To quote Miley Cyrus, “We Can’t Stop”! Announcing 7 additional Official Selections for the 24th annual Sidewalk Film Festival. 

Just when you thought there were more great films in the 2022 Sidewalk line-up than you can possibly stand, surprise! We may even have a couple more tricks up our sleeve before Fest weekend so keep an eye out and grab those tickets if you haven’t already!

 

RESURRECTION

Directed By Andrew Semans

Narrative

Runtime 103 Mins

USA

A woman’s carefully constructed life gets upended when an unwelcome shadow from her past returns, forcing her to confront the monster she’s evaded for two decades.

 

QUANTUM COWBOYS

Directed By Geoff Marslett

Narrative

Runtime 99 Mins 

USA

A rotoscoped time travel western. Featuring Frank Mosley, Lily Gladstone, John Doe, David Arquette, Neko Case, Trieste Kelly Dunn and Alex Cox

 

WARM BLOOD

Directed By Rick Charnoski

Narrative 

Runtime 86 Minutes

USA

Red, a runaway in the 1980s, returns to the outskirts of her NorCal hometown to track down her wayward father and falls in with a young drifter.

 

MCENROE

Directed By Barney Douglas

Documentary

Runtime 104 Mins

USA/UK

Follows John McEnroe as he finally tells his side of his storied career and performances on the court.

 

NOTHING COMPARES

Directed By Kathryn Ferguson

Documentary 

Runtime 97 Minutes

UK/Ireland 

The story of Sinéad O’Connor’s rise to worldwide fame, and how her iconoclastic personality resulted in her exile from the pop mainstream. Focusing on prophetic words and deeds across a six-year period (1987-1993), the film reflects on the legacy of this fearless trailblazer, through a contemporary feminist lens.

 

BOOTYOLOGY

Directed By Joe Eddy

Narrative Feature

Run Time 96 Minutes

USA

When a documentary crew sets out to explore the relationship between artificial intelligence and popular music, their journey takes an unexpected turn when they stumble across a mystery involving the disappearance of the infamous rap duo, The Booty Boys. 

 

MAKE ME FAMOUS

Directed By Brian Vincent

Documentary

Runtime 90 Minutes

USA

Shout

A madcap romp through the 1980’s NYC art scene amid the colorful career of painter, Edward Brezinski, hell-bent on making it. Filmed in NYC, Detroit, San Francisco, Ireland, Berlin and the Cote d’Azur.

 

The 24th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival will be held Aug. 22-28 in downtown Birmingham’s theatre district.

 

Be sure to check our Spotlight Nights, our Saturday Night party, our other recently announced titles, Opening Night + other selections, and our first nine features announced.

Purchase your passes now at sidewalkfest.com/tix.

August 19-25, 2024

Sidewalk Film Festival

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