Anchorage International Film Festival

O F F I C I A L S E L E C T I O N S

Congratulations to all of the Official Selections for this year’s 2008 Anchorage International Film Festival! These films have been chosen to screen during our 10-day event, December 5th through the 14th. Films in Competition will be announced on November 1st. Presentation formats and promotional materials are due by November 1st. The schedule of films and show times will be posted on November 5th. Information about lodging, Festival events, transportation and the greater Anchorage area will be posted soon. Please contact the appropriate AIFF Program Director for more information. Otherwise, stay tuned, and thank you for supporting the AIFF. We hope to see you this December. And be sure to pack your long-johns!

FEATURE FILMS
Butterfly Dreaming * Director Rufus Williams * 84 Min. Seattle/Australia

Bart Got a Room * Director Brian Hecker * 80 min. USA

Carrot Cake Conversations * Director Michael Wang * 97 min. Singapore

Chronic Town * Director Tom Hines * 94 min. Alaska/USA

Coyote * Director Brian Peterson * 95 min. USA

Half-life * Director Jennifer Phang * 116 min. USA

How to Be * Director Oliver Irving * 85 min. England/UK

Jar City (MYRIN) * Director Baltasar Kormakur * 93 min. Iceland

Moon And Other Lovers (Der Mond und Andere Liebhaber) * Director Bernard Bohlich * 102 min. Germany

Offside * Director Joffre Silva * 82 min. Brazil

The Project * Director Ryan Piotrowicz * 82 mins. USA/NYC

Resurrection County * Director Matt Zettell * USA

Skid Marks * Writter Don Rearden * 85 min. * USA

Sky in December (Jyunigatu no Sora) * Director Hiroshi Toda * 83 min. Japan

Streetsweeper * Director Neil Mansfield * 72 min. Australia

Vanaja * Director Rajnesh Domalpalli * 111 min. India

DOCUMENTARY FEATURES
A Nashville State of Mind * John-Martin Vogel * 88 min. USA
A Powerful Noise * Tom Cappello & Scott * 91 min. USA
Ballou * Michael Patrei * 83 min. USA
Crawford * David Modigliani * 74 min. USA
Diamonds in the Rough * Brett Mazurek * 72 min. USA
Junk Dreams * By Skye Borgman * 73 min. USA
Rachel: A Perfect Life * Fiona Cochrane * 91 hr/min Australia
Secrets to Love * Tracie Donahue * 63 min. USA
The Last Days of Shishmaref * Jan Louter * 88 min. Netherlands
The Wrecking Crew * Denny Tedesco * 98 min. USA
Upstream Battle * Ben Kempas * 97 min. Germany

DOCUMENTARY SHORTS
Leave Her to Die * Antonia Thomson * 49 min. Canada
Red Gold * Travis Rummel * 54 min. USA
Reefer Madness * Steve Hanson * 23 min. Canada
Splitting Hairs * F Stone Roberts * 28 min. USA

SHORTS

Sukumi (On The Ice) * Director Andrew Okpeaha MacLean * 15 min. Alaska/USA
Al’s Beef * Dennis Hauck * 35 min. USA
Animated American * James Baker & Joe Haidar * 15 min. USA
Cocoon * Jeroen Bogaert * 19 min. Belgium
Cosita Linda (Pretty Little Thing) * Fernando Urdapilleta * 20 min Mexico
Donut Heaven * Annetta Marion * 14 min. USA
Gone Fishing * Chris Jones * 13 min. UK
I Saved the World From Global Warming * Nolan Wang & Kyle Dickinson * 18 min. USA
Joe Mover * Lev Gorn & Gabe Fazio * 15 min. USA
Land Gewinnen (Gaining Ground) * Marc Brummund * 20 min. Germany
Longshots * Kate Buhrmaster * 17 min. USA
Mexican Dream * David Michan * 30 min. Mexico
125 Jeon seung-chul * Jung-Bum Park * 21 min. South Korea
One Two Punch * Timothy Anderson * 10 min. USA
Open Your Eyes * Suzan Cohen * 15 min. USA
Reality Show * Federico Schmucler * 16 min. Mexico
Ripple * Paul Gowers * 18 min. UK
Spielzeugland * Jochen Alexander Freydank * 35 min. Germany
Square Pegs * Ben Hicks * 20 min. USA
Sur La Terre Comme Au Ciel (On Earth As It Is In Heaven) * Herve Demers * 21 min. French Canada
Quick Feet, Soft Hands * Paul Harrill * 25 min. USA
Verboten * Martin Keegan * 15 min. USA

ANIMATION
24 Frames * Brad Pattullo * 18 min.
Botnik * Calabash Animation * 11 min.
Broken Rainbow * Chia-Chien * 9 min.
Burley! * Andrew Goode * 9 min.
Chicken Cowboy * Stephen Neary * 7 min.
Codswallop * The Brothers McLeod * 4 min.
Come Back Sweet Heart * Chang-Pei Wu * 7 min.
The Cramer Collection * Jason Doll * 2 min.
Distraxion * Mike Stern * 2 min.
Dreammaker * Leszek Plichta * 13 min.
A Flat in B Minor * Scott Fiander * 3 min.
Headwinds * Brian Sinasac * 2 min.
High Hopes * Steve Hofstetter * 4 min.
Khoda * Reza Dolatabadi * 5 min.
Like Me, Only Better * Martin Pickles * 5 min.
Lost in Snow * Vladimir Leschiov * 8 min.
LoveSport * Grant Orchard with Studioaka * 25 min.
Maggie and Mildred * Holly Klein * 4 min.
The Misadventures of Moon Kitty * DeWayne Austen * 12 min.
Mock n’ Boyd * Chris Dainty and Rita Street * 4 min.
Murmur * Peter Byrne * 7 min.
One Nice Family Photo * Tom Senior * 4 min.
Operation: Fish * Jeff Riley * 10 min.
Pac(hyderm) Attack! * Kristian Perry * 5 min.
Plain & Simple. * Merrin Marra * 30 min.
Profile * Sharon Katz * 4 min.
Queer Duck * The Movie * Mike Reiss.72 min.
Red Princess Blues * Alex Ferrari * 8 min..
Robot Dreaming * Rory Magnus * 10 min.
Sebastian’s Voodoo * Joaquin Baldwin * 4 min.
Susitna Story * Peter Dunlop-Shohl * 4 min.
The Strange Hunger * Sean Pecknold * 7 min.
Symphony * Eric Oh.5 min.
Teat Beat of Sex, Episodes 1-3 * Signe Baumane * 4 min.
Teat Beat of Sex, Episodes 8-11 * Signe Baumane * 7 min.
Timothy and the Great Robotic Invaders * Tamarind King * 13 min.
An Unquiet Mind * Chihwen Lo * 6 min.
Varmints * Marc Craste with Studioaka * 24 min.
Yellow Sticky Notes * Jeff Chiba Stearns * 6 min.

SUPER SHORTS
Blink * Damian Horan * 7 min.
Boyfriend Latte * Mark Sanders * 8 min.
Clacson * Takahito Kuroha * 6 min.
Double Talk * Julien Ezri * 5 min.
Easy on the Eyes * Nick Wenger * 6 min.
Fall * Visra Vichit-Vadakan * 5 min.
I passi dell’ anima “Soul Walking” * Matteo Galante * 10 min.
Ombre * Villi Hermann * 10 min.
Patric Warren * Colin Rich * 2 min.
Picture of a Good Woman * Goran Stolevski * 5 min.
No Regrets No Remorse * Nicholas Cooper * 7min.
Sole Mates * Alex Jeffries * 5 min.
Spider * Nash Edgerton * 5 min.
The Tourist * Matthew Jenkin * 7 min.
The Untethered Citizen * Alix Duggins * 7 min.
This Life * Ben Gregg * 9 min.
Young Death * Abra Chouinard * 5 min.
You’re Only What I See Sometimes * Donal Foreman * 5 min.
Worth * Kathi Carey * 8 min.
Spademeadow Directed by Ben Insler
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SNOWDANCE DOCS
Great Projects: Building of Alaska

Alaska Far Away - Produced & Directed by Paul Hill & Joan Juster
www.alaskafaraway.com

Eating Alaska - Ellen Frankenstein, Director/Camera/Editor
www.eatingalaska.com

SNOWDANCE SHORTS
Butter Fly’s Evil Spell * Buzz Schwall * 15 min.
Pactum Serva * Simon Goldstein * 15 min.
Sikimi * Andrew McClain * 15 min.
Stop & Go * Brad Swenson * 3 min.
Susitna Story * Peter Dunlap-Shohl * 3:30 min.
The Oracle * Ward Hulbert * 4:35 min.
Tits N Skating * Hannah Kaplan * 10 min.
We’re Just Kids * Brandon McElroy * 17 min.
X & Time * Peter Dunlap-Shohl * 4:30 min.

FAMILY FILMS
TBA 10/25

SPEICIAL PRESENTATIONS
Stone Angel
www.thestoneangelmovie.com

Mr. Foe
www.thefilmfactory.co.uk/hallamfoe/

Repo: The Genetic Movie Opera
www.repo-opera.com

CLASSIC FILMS
Chinatown
www.imdb.com/title/tt0071315/

The Great Escape
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057115/

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