Web site: http://www.ket.org/arts/reelvisions/
This series showcases short films from Kentucky filmmakers. A KET production.
Films by Josh Flowers and Kip McGinnis #120
Josh Flowers, a filmmaker from Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, produced Bubbly. Two extremely negative people are invited to a birthday party, which they both reluctantly agree to attend. Once at the party, annoyed by everyone else's "bubbly" behavior, they find that they are meant for each other. Also featured is a biographical film produced by Kip McGinnis, highlighting artist Bettye Brookfield from Kentucky's Saint Catherine College.
- KETKY Saturday, May 18 at midnight EDT
Films by Dillon Fisher, Candace Hughes, Olivia Sizemore, Cory Coots, AJ Hamilton, Sarah Kadish, and Natalie Baxter #121
Features films created by the Appalachian Media Institute (AMI), a media training program for central Appalachian youth. Films include Missing Generation, about children being raised by their grandparents, produced by Dillon Fisher, Candace Hughes, and Olivia Sizemore; Up in Coots Hollow, about a family who has shared the same plot of land for generations, produced by Cory Coots, AJ Hamilton, and Sarah Kadish; and Carrie Jean Wells, a biopic of the fiddle player and Eastern Kentucky native, produced by Natalie Baxter, an established Eastern Kentucky filmmaker and mentor in the AMI project.
- KETKY Saturday, May 25 at midnight EDT
Films by Thom Southerland and Michael Molloy #122
Thom Southerland's film Last Glimpse explores the idea of the supernatural and the dynamics of family relationships. A video by Michael Molloy called CJIII is an art installation that illustrates his feelings about a close friend being sent to Iraq.
- KETKY Saturday, June 1 at midnight EDT
Films by Steven Middleton and Stephen Kertis #123
Tobaccolachia, by Steven Middleton, documents the current state of tobacco farming in Eastern Kentucky. Also, a short titled Skipping Fish Boat School by Stephen Kertis, about the Louisville school that teaches students of all ages how to build boats.
- KETKY Saturday, June 8 at midnight EDT
Films by Bill Santen, Travis Jones, Josh Flowers, and Brad McCombs #101
Based on stories told to him by his grandmother about life in rural Bourbon County, Kentucky filmmaker Bill Santen takes an innovative approach to storytelling in Portrait Studies. Other shorts include: Dog Days by Travis Jones, Still Life by Josh Flowers, and TA Tundra by Brad McCombs. A 2009 KET production.
- KET Thursday, June 13 at 12:30 am EDT
- KETKY Saturday, June 29 at midnight EDT
Films from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project #124
Selections from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project include Patience, Detective, about a quirky detective/cleaning woman who is working on a missing persons case; Pinheads, a romance that centers around a town where pinball is banned; and 7 Minutes to Roswell, a sci-fi film where local citizens who are experiencing strange occurrences go to the mayor for answers.
- KETKY Saturday, June 15 at midnight EDT
- KET Monday, June 17 at 10:30 pm EDT
Films from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project #125
Selections from Louisville's 48 Hour Film Project include Unsupervised, a police chase film with a twist ending; Death Boundary Specialists, a comedy featuring a strange chalk outline artist; The People You Meet, a silent film about a politician who meets an interesting woman; and Murder Chase, a thriller in which an affair goes terribly wrong.
- KETKY Saturday, June 22 at midnight EDT
- KET Monday, June 24 at 10:30 pm EDT
Films by Josh Flowers, Bruce Parsons, Clint Davis, and Sarah Wylie Ammerman #102
In Fast Love award-winning Kentucky filmmaker Josh Flowers visits various fast food drive-thrus with a video camera to pose a very important question to total strangers. Other shorts include: Drawing Between the Lines by Bruce Parsons, Unquiet by Clint Davis, and Spread by Sarah Wylie Ammerman. A 2009 KET production.
- KETKY Saturday, July 6 at midnight EDT
Films by Bently Tittle, Sarah Wylie Ammerman, Bruce Parsons, and Clint Davis #103
Kentucky-born and L.A.-based Bently Tittle's Brand New You tells the story of a man who experiences a dark night of the soul and comes face-to-face with his demon literally. Other shorts include: Wires and Birds by Sarah Wylie Ammerman, Varroa by Bruce Parsons, and The Sea is My Brother by Clint Davis. A 2009 KET production.
- KETKY Saturday, July 13 at midnight EDT
Films by Bruce Parsons, Bonnie M. Duncan, Josh Flowers, Travis Jones, and Sarah Wylie Ammerman #104
Appalachian native Bruce Parsons turns the camera lens on his own family in the heartbreaking mini-documentary titled I Know You. Other shorts include: Critical Timing by Bonnie M. Duncan, Heart by Josh Flowers, The 26th Step by Travis Jones, andBuilding by Sarah Wylie Ammerman. A 2009 KET production.
- KETKY Saturday, July 20 at midnight EDT
Films by Amy Trivinomo, Steve Middleton, Edward Franklin, and Nicholas Cartwright #105
Short films include: Milk and Honey by Amy Trivinomo, Fire in the Mountains by Steve MiddletonUn Hijo de Cualquier Madre es un Demonio by Edward Franklin, and Arcadian Carnage by Nicholas Cartwright. A 2010 KET production.
- KETKY Saturday, July 27 at midnight EDT
Films by Josh Flowers, Kathryn Spivey, William Talbert, and John Fitch #106
Short films include: Questionable Taste by Josh Flowers, Backwards Compatible by Kathryn Spivey, Metastasis by William Talbert, and The Library by John Fitch. A 2010 KET production.
- KETKY Saturday, August 3 at midnight EDT
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