Since 1992 Indianapolis has held its own celebration of cinema with the Heartland Film Festival, a ten-day, multi-theater marathon every October of documentaries, shorts, narrative features, and a few animated works made across multiple continents from myriad points of the human experience. 1,353 more words
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I stepped into the world of professional rodeo for the first time about three years ago. Unfortunately, I didn’t make it back to another rodeo before leaving California—and apparently professional rodeo—behind. 505 more words
The Healing Wall was the third of three short films presented at the Heartland Film Festival as part of the Indiana Spotlight.
The documentary is divided among veterans who spoke of their experiences as Vietnam Veterans back home in the US, the search for and construction of a memorial for the war, and the impact of the wall. 426 more words
We’ll Be All Right was the second of three short films presented at the Heartland Film Festival as part of the Indiana Spotlight.
The film revolves around one family, the Presslaff family, and their memory of the matriarch of the family, Mimsie. 195 more words