|Michigan Theater in downtown Ann Arbor|
Upon moving to Ann Arbor, you will find this town has a wide variety of art programs encompassing the University of Michigan campus and downtown Ann Arbor. Take a walk along E. Liberty St. and you will see the elegantly lit Michigan Theater--home to the Ann Arbor Arts Festival. For those that love independent and experimental films, Ann Arbor is the place to be this week! The Ann Arbor film festival, internationally recognized as an Academy Award® qualifying festival, begins March 19th, 2013.
For six days, Ann Arbor residents and visitors will view films, from throughout the world, in a variety of genres ranging from documentary to performance-based. Film enthusiasts will have an opportunity to discuss cinematic experiences and the future of film with film makers and special guests:
Kevin Jerome Everson
just to name a few, on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Ann Arbor Film Festival offers single purchase ticket and festival passes at very reasonable prices. Please check their website for more information.
This film festival is one of the many beautiful perks about Ann Arbor, and the spring season marks the beginning of the many opportunities to take part in art appreciation. Enjoy!