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The Aviation Cocktail
Sun. Nov 4th11:30 am,
Mon. Nov 5 th 6:30 pm,
Tue. Nov 6th 1:45pm

All screenings @ Denver Pavilions

The Aviation Cocktail is a thriller set in the 1950s Colorado Plains. Directed by Colorado native David R. Higgins, The Aviation Cocktail was shot in Colorado and Nebraska with a local cast and crew. It was produced by The Pilot's Lounge, an independent Denver production company.

 

Bay of All Saints

Sun. Nov 4th 4:30pm @ Denver Pavilions
Wed. Nov 7th 4:15pm @ Denver Film Center/Colfax

Bay of All Saints is the latest work form Colorado native Annie Eastman. Her film documents the seven-year housing struggle in Bahia, Brazil when World Bank decides to eliminate the city’s slums and relocate the residents of the palafitas, shacks built on stilts in the bay.

Bidder 70
Wed. Nov 7th 6:45pm @Denver Pavilions
Thur. Nov 8th 9:15pm @Denver Pavilions

Bidder 70
is a documentary that follows the story of student Tim DeChristopher and the aftermath of crashing a 2008 hurry-up auction of oil and gas leases in pristine Utah wilderness. After successfully bidding on leases worth $1.7 million for 22,000 acres the film shows Tim’s court date struggles as well as his involvement with his organization Peaceful Uprising.

The Life and Times of Paul the Psychic Octopus
Mon. Nov 5th 6:45pm @ L2 Arts and Culture Center

Paul the Psychic Octopus was made famous when he successfully predicted all eight football matches of the World Cup in 2010. From acclaimed documentary director Alexandre O. Philippe this film captures the tumultuous time in Paul’s life along with all that followed through interviews and actual footage.

Shorts
Dark Days: Colorado Shorts
Mon. Nov 5th 9:30pm @L2 Arts and Culture Center
Sun. Nov 11th 2pm @Denver Pavilions

Shorts Include…
0300-0430 Anything Helps
Eternal Return Meta-Romantic
Mounted & Stuffed Periapsis
Self-Defense Twombley
Return to the World of Dance

Start Time: 
Sun, 2012-11-04 20:00
End Time: 
Sun, 2012-11-11 23:00