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2015 Macon Film Festival Schedule
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Sunday, July 19 • 1:45pm - 3:00pm
Documentary Feature Block: Free Art 4 U/Urban Century

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FREE ART 4 U

Total Run Time
: 08:00
Director: Nicole Powell 
Country of Origin: USA
Ratings: None

Synopsis: Free Art Friday ATL is an ongoing city-wide social art scavenger hunt. Art pieces are hidden around the city and photos are posted on social media using #FAFATL. If you are first to find the art, you get to keep it and take it home with you absolutely free. This not only happens in Atlanta, but in many other cities as well. In my short documentary, I follow the stories of 5 free art makers and a piece of their art from its creation to the hands of its new owners.

URBAN CENTURY

Total Run Time: 68:00
Director: Ryan Jones & Shawn Willis
Country of Origin: USA
Ratings: None
Synopsis: After decades of decline due to suburban sprawl, downtown communities all across the country are once again becoming vibrant, desirable destinations to live, work, and play, Examining this current rebirth of Main Street through the lens of several towns, including Flint, MI and Joplin, MO, Urban Century takes a refreshingly hopeful look at how these places from our past are becoming the key to our country's future. This isn't a story about saving Main Street, but about how Main Street just might save us. Whether it's economic downturn, climate change, or a glowingly unhealthy population, could the solutions to our biggest problems be as simple as returning to our urban roots?

 

Sunday July 19, 2015 1:45pm - 3:00pm EDT
Cox Capitol Theatre 382 2nd St, Macon, GA 31201

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