10th Annual Crossroads Film Festival
April 2-5, 2009
4 Days, 70+ Films, Music & Workshops
Regal Parkway Place Theatre, Jackson, MS
you think you know Mississippi ... think again! Jackson, Mississippi is the
cultural crossroads of the south (hence the name - Crossroads Film Festival)
and is the place where all the good stuff gets thrown together. This is where
the music of delta bluesman Robert Johnson and literary innovation runs straight into the home of the
international ballet competition, to make a vibrant,
one-of-a-kind culture full of down-homestyle and cinematic grace.
are home to Tennessee Williams, Willie Morris, Eudora Welty, William Faulkner,
James Earl Jones, Oprah Winfrey, Morgan Freeman, and some of the world’s
greatest historians, photographers, and musicians. We are also home to some
real quirky and creative folks, a little southern hospitality, fried catfish,
sweet tea, and a film festival to rival the best of them. Come see us, and we
will show you a great time.
Crossroads Film Society presents the 10th Annual Crossroads Film Festival.
Filmmakers from Mississippi and around the world present and compete in the
categories of Feature Film, Short, Documentary, Experimental, Foreign, Student,
Music Video and Animation. We’ll
have an engaging audience for your films, daily pre- and post- parties, a
variety of nationally recognized filmmaker workshops and panels, awards party
and more. Each afternoon kicks off with a Meet & Greet Reception for
filmmakers, providing multiple opportunities to visit with filmmakers. Each
evening ends with music by regional and national recording artists .
begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Regal Parkway Place Theater (Lakeland Dr. @
Airport Rd.) and run through Sunday evening and includes films from the
Crossroads Global Lens Film Series, promoting cross-cultural
understanding through cinema.
Showcase your film at our
internationally acclaimed festival. Cash/prizes, music, workshops,
creative folks, and parties will greet you. We'll show you a great time.
&Save $10. Regular Deadline Oct. 31. Enter at withoutabox.com or Submit Your Film Here .
- Visit the Crossroads Film
Festival on MySpace
- For our upcoming year round
events visit www.crossroadsfilmsociety.com