Author: Freep Film Festival

‘Spaces and Places: Shorts Program #2’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] RUN TIME 70 minutes A selection of documentary shorts on the theme of locations, including a look at Rabbit Island in...

‘Skips Stones for Fudge’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2016 RUN TIME 52 minutes DIRECTOR Ryan Seitz MICHIGAN PREMIERE For more than a decade, Russ (Rock Bottom) Byars and Kurt (Mountain Man) Steiner have...

‘On the Sly: In Search of the Family Stone’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2017 RUN TIME 117 minutes DIRECTOR Michael Rubenstone MICHIGAN PREMIERE University of Michigan graduate Michael Rubenstone, a first-time filmmaker and Sly and the Family Stone...

‘Milwaukee 53206’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2016 RUN TIME 55 minutes DIRECTOR Keith McQuirter MICHIGAN PREMIERE “Milwaukee 53206” tells the story of those affected by mass incarceration in America’s most incarcerated...

‘Making Waves: Battle for the Great Lakes’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2015 RUN TIME 110 minutes DIRECTORS Brendan Walsh (DP) and Jessica Walsh METRO DETROIT PREMIERE “Making Waves” takes viewers below the surface of the world’s...

‘Last Men Standing’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2015 RUN TIME 65 minutes DIRECTORS Erin Brethauer and Tim Hussin MICHIGAN PREMIERE Rich and distinguished stories unfold among the lives of...

Isle Royale double feature

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] 'Predator/Prey'YEAR 2016 RUN TIME 37 minutes DIRECTOR Brian Kaufman 'Fifty lakes One Island' YEAR 2013 RUN TIME 55 minutes DIRECTOR George Desort This double feature of two mid-length documentaries is...

‘From Detroit with Love: Shorts Program #1’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] A selection of Detroit-themed shorts, all documentaries unless noted. Films include: “Promised Land”: A Sudanese family is given a new home...

‘The Force’

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] YEAR 2017 RUN TIME 80 minutes DIRECTOR Peter Nicks MICHIGAN PREMIERE “The Force” presents a cinema vérité look deep inside the long-troubled Oakland Police Department as...