Mossy Creek Documentary Arts Film Festival

Carson-Newman College Concert Lecture Series

April 10, 2012     10:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.      Phoenix Theatre


10:30            Welcome and BTS: A Documentary about Making Documentaries

10:50            Nashville Rises narrated by Billy Bob Thornton

11:20            Filmmakers’ Forum:  Telling Stories to Inspire

Director Zac Adams and Cinematographer Michael Sydenstricker

Director T.C. Johnstone and Producer Greg Kwedar

11:45            Break

12:00            Student Film: Day by Day by Keith Baker

12:35            Lunch Break

1:30            Ed’s Story: It Ain’t Over

1:40            Valley of Independence: History of Grainger County

2:10            Filmmakers’ Forum: The Art of Documentary

Director Keith McDaniel and Music Composer Paul Jones

Director T.C. Johnstone and Producer Greg Kwedar,

2:45            Break

       3:00            Student Documentary Films

3:30            Being Elmo narrated by Whoopi Goldberg

            (2-4:30 “Being Elmo Party” for kids with games, stories, and surprises)

4:45            Dinner Break

6:00            Inspire!—Student Films, Photography Contest, and Awards


7:00            Rising from Ashes narrated by Forest Whitaker

                     (a special university screening of a work in progress)

Followed by Q & A with Director T.C. Johnstone and Producer Greg Kwedar

9:00            Festival Party at The Creek, sponsored by the Film Club