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Thursday, October 13
 

10:00pm CDT

Electric Nostalgia
(USA, 93 min)
Writer/Director: Jacob Leighton Burns (in attendance)
Cast: Lauren Analla, Stephen Goodman, Page Tudyk, J. Alan Davidson (all in attendance)
After dying in a car accident, a young woman is brought back to life in an artificial body, thanks to Project Lazarus and its founder, Leland Helm. As she struggles to deal with her new life, she begins to experience a phenomenon known as Electric Nostalgia, where memories of a previous body inhabitant present themselves as dreams or visions. Things spiral out of control as she learns more about the mysterious Leland Helm, her new body, and the faceless man who haunts her.


Thursday October 13, 2016 10:00pm - 11:51pm CDT
Hideout Theatre

11:00pm CDT

The Cliff
(SPAIN, 99 min)
Writers: Natxo Lopez, Andres Martorell, Helena Taberna
Director: Helena Taberna (in attendance)
Cast: Daniel Grao, Juana Acosta, Goya Toledo Gabriel is a promising attorney whose life is turned upside down when he receives a phone call from the police. A sect has committed mass suicide in the Canary Islands and his sister Cordelia was one of the followers. Her cadaver has yet to be found. Having not seen her for years, Gabriel sets out to the Canary Islands in search of her, longing to know the truth of her fate. Subtitles

Community Partners


Thursday October 13, 2016 11:00pm - Friday October 14, 2016 12:39am CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint
 
Friday, October 14
 

6:45pm CDT

Middle Man
(USA, 101 min)
Writer/Director: Ned Crowley (in attendance)
Cast: Jim O’Heir, Andrew J. West (both in attendance), Josh McDermitt, Anne Dudek
Straight-laced accountant Lenny Freeman dreams of becoming a famous comedian. There's only one problem. Lenny's not funny. Still, he hits the road to audition for a Vegas stand-up contest and along the way picks up a mysterious traveler named “Hitch.” When Lenny tests his act at a small town open-mic, a run-in with a heckler leads to murder. And as the body count piles up, Lenny discovers the dark truth -- all the violence and mayhem is actually improving his comedy.


Friday October 14, 2016 6:45pm - 8:46pm CDT
Texas Spirit Theater

11:30pm CDT

The Writer's Burrow
(SPAIN, 102 min)
World Premiere
Writers: Francisco Conde, Kurro González (both in attendance)
Director: Kurro González
Successful writer Carlos has lost his will to write after a tragic event, but his publishers insist that he fulfills his contract. To help with the process, his editor decides to send him Caterina, a young assistant and admirer of his work. Her presence makes Carlos regain some order, and he makes genuine efforts to overcome the fears that paralyze him. He sees Caterina as a unique opportunity to finish his novel, and is not willing to lose her… ever.
Subtitles


Friday October 14, 2016 11:30pm - Saturday October 15, 2016 1:32am CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint
 
Saturday, October 15
 

7:30pm CDT

The Man Who Was Thursday
(USA/HUNGARY, 95 min)
North American Premiere
Writer/Director: Balazs Juszt (in attendance)
Cast: François Arnaud and Ana Ularu (both in attendance), Jordi Mollà
Following a disgraceful turn at his local parish Father Smith is called to Rome for spiritual rehabilitation. Upon his arrival Charles, the man who introduced him to the faith, reveals the real reason Smith was brought to Rome: to go underground and ascertain the mysterious leader of an anarchist group of renegades. The rift between reality and fantasy is blurred as Smith finds himself going further and further down the rabbit hole in this surreal thriller.


Saturday October 15, 2016 7:30pm - 9:25pm CDT
Rollins Theatre presented by Capital Metro

8:00pm CDT

Middle Man
(USA, 101 min)
Writer/Director: Ned Crowley (in attendance)
Cast: Jim O’Heir, Andrew J. West (both in attendance), Josh McDermitt, Anne Dudek
Straight-laced accountant Lenny Freeman dreams of becoming a famous comedian. There's only one problem. Lenny's not funny. Still, he hits the road to audition for a Vegas stand-up contest and along the way picks up a mysterious traveler named “Hitch.” When Lenny tests his act at a small town open-mic, a run-in with a heckler leads to murder. And as the body count piles up, Lenny discovers the dark truth -- all the violence and mayhem is actually improving his comedy.


Saturday October 15, 2016 8:00pm - 10:01pm CDT
Galaxy Highland 8 presented by Dove Chocolate

11:45pm CDT

Found Footage 3D
(USA, 99 min)
Writer/Director: Steven DeGennaro (in attendance)
Cast: Carter Roy, Alena von Stroheim, Chris O’Brien
When he's hired to document the behind-the-scenes action of the ultralow-budget horror movie Spectre of Death ("the first 3D found-footage horror film"), an aspiring filmmaker packs up his camera and travels with the film's crew to a creepy cabin in the woods. But when the fictional evil presence from their film begins appearing in his behind-the-scenes footage, he has to figure out how to stop it from entering the real world.


Saturday October 15, 2016 11:45pm - Sunday October 16, 2016 1:41am CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint
 
Monday, October 17
 

9:00pm CDT

The Writer's Burrow
(SPAIN, 102 min)
World Premiere
Writers: Francisco Conde, Kurro González (both in attendance)
Director: Kurro González
Successful writer Carlos has lost his will to write after a tragic event, but his publishers insist that he fulfills his contract. To help with the process, his editor decides to send him Caterina, a young assistant and admirer of his work. Her presence makes Carlos regain some order, and he makes genuine efforts to overcome the fears that paralyze him. He sees Caterina as a unique opportunity to finish his novel, and is not willing to lose her… ever.
Subtitles


Monday October 17, 2016 9:00pm - 11:02pm CDT
Hideout Theatre

10:00pm CDT

Electric Nostalgia
(USA, 93 min)
Writer/Director: Jacob Leighton Burns (in attendance)
Cast: Lauren Analla, Stephen Goodman, Page Tudyk, J. Alan Davidson (all in attendance)
After dying in a car accident, a young woman is brought back to life in an artificial body, thanks to Project Lazarus and its founder, Leland Helm. As she struggles to deal with her new life, she begins to experience a phenomenon known as Electric Nostalgia, where memories of a previous body inhabitant present themselves as dreams or visions. Things spiral out of control as she learns more about the mysterious Leland Helm, her new body, and the faceless man who haunts her.


Monday October 17, 2016 10:00pm - 11:51pm CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint
 
Tuesday, October 18
 

6:30pm CDT

The Cliff
(SPAIN, 96 min)
Writers: Natxo Lopez, Andres Martorell, Helena Taberna
Director: Helena Taberna (in attendance)
Cast: Daniel Grao, Juana Acosta, Goya Toledo Gabriel is a promising attorney whose life is turned upside down when he receives a phone call from the police. A sect has committed mass suicide in the Canary Islands and his sister Cordelia was one of the followers. Her cadaver has yet to be found. Having not seen her for years, Gabriel sets out to the Canary Islands in search of her, longing to know the truth of her fate. Subtitles

Community Partners


Tuesday October 18, 2016 6:30pm - 8:17pm CDT
Hideout Theatre

10:00pm CDT

Found Footage 3D
(USA, 99 min)
Writer/Director: Steven DeGennaro (in attendance)
Cast: Carter Roy, Alena von Stroheim, Chris O’Brien
When he's hired to document the behind-the-scenes action of the ultralow-budget horror movie Spectre of Death ("the first 3D found-footage horror film"), an aspiring filmmaker packs up his camera and travels with the film's crew to a creepy cabin in the woods. But when the fictional evil presence from their film begins appearing in his behind-the-scenes footage, he has to figure out how to stop it from entering the real world.


Tuesday October 18, 2016 10:00pm - 11:56pm CDT
Galaxy Highland 9 presented by Dove Chocolate
 
Wednesday, October 19
 

8:15pm CDT

The Man Who Was Thursday
(USA/HUNGARY, 95 min)
North American Premiere
Writer/Director: Balazs Juszt (in attendance)
Cast: François Arnaud and Ana Ularu (both in attendance), Jordi Mollà
Following a disgraceful turn at his local parish Father Smith is called to Rome for spiritual rehabilitation. Upon his arrival Charles, the man who introduced him to the faith, reveals the real reason Smith was brought to Rome: to go underground and ascertain the mysterious leader of an anarchist group of renegades. The rift between reality and fantasy is blurred as Smith finds himself going further and further down the rabbit hole in this surreal thriller.


Wednesday October 19, 2016 8:15pm - 10:10pm CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint
 
Thursday, October 20
 

8:30pm CDT

JURY AWARD ENCORE SCREENING: The Cliff
(SPAIN, 96 min)
Writers: Natxo Lopez, Andres Martorell, Helena Taberna
Director: Helena Taberna
Cast: Daniel Grao, Juana Acosta, Goya Toledo Gabriel is a promising attorney whose life is turned upside down when he receives a phone call from the police. A sect has committed mass suicide in the Canary Islands and his sister Cordelia was one of the followers. Her cadaver has yet to be found. Having not seen her for years, Gabriel sets out to the Canary Islands in search of her, longing to know the truth of her fate.


Thursday October 20, 2016 8:30pm - 10:17pm CDT
Alamo Drafthouse Village presented by Sprint