The festival features nine films over two evenings, all celebrating the power of community and storytelling. Don't miss the Colorado premiere of the Forgotten Kingdom, the story of a young South African man journeying to Lesotho to bury his estranged father. Along the way, he is captivated by the mysterious beauty of his homeland and its people. Wed-Thu 7 p.m.
The agony of the modern dating scene is perfectly captured in this Kickstarter-funded film. Husband-and-wife screenwriting team Kenny Stevenson and Dorien Davies play the not-so-romantic leads: Neal, whose buddies help him find love via the “Missed Connections” section of a website, and Jane, a woman using the same website to purposefully disappoint her hopeful dates. Thu 7-10 p.m.
This 2000 Thai film follows Dum, a handsome man unwillingly pulled into the gang life of rural Thailand. When his wealthy sweetheart, Rumpoey, is married off to a policeman, Dum does everything in his power to escape gang life and return to her. Thu-Fri 10 p.m.
Bronx teens Malcolm and Sofia are kings of the local graffiti scene—until a rival gang destroys their newest masterpiece. The pair plots to tag a famous city landmark in revenge, beginning a two-day spree of theft, spraypaint, and potential glory.
Ginger and Rosa were inseparable best friends coming of age in 1960s London. But as the Cuban Missile Crisis escalates and the threat of nuclear holocaust looms, their friendship is redefined. The Cold War confronts the Sexual Revolution as Ginger is drawn to poetry and protest, while Rosa experiments with cigarettes and boys. Thu 7 p.m.
Three teenage friends run away from home, build a house in the woods, and live off the land in this coming-of-age comedy. The nefariously funny Nick Offerman, aka Ron Swanson from Parks and Recreation, stars alongside a young cast. Fri 11:15 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.
Four friends leave for a carefree vacation in Southeast Asia—but only three return. This taut, emotionally charged thriller features Joel Edgerton, a rising Australian star familiar to American moviegoers as Tom Buchanan in the Great Gatsby. Mon-Thu 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9:40 p.m.; Fri-Sun 12:30 p.m., 2:45 p.m.
Beginner’s guide to climbing Colorado’s fourteeners.
Top Dentists: The 2013 List.
Hip-hop’s ultimate one-hit wonders.
Remodel the master bath?
Playful accents mingle with traditional style in this Cherry Hills house.