Macon Film Festival

February 13, 2013 

Macon Film Festival

The 8th Annual Macon Film Festival begins Thursday and runs through Sunday, with events taking place at the Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St.; the Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; and the 567 Center for Renewal, 533 Cherry St.

Special screenings and events include:

THURSDAY

Special screening: “The Buddy Holly Story,” with director Steve Rash, 8 p.m., the Cox Capitol Theatre.

FRIDAY

Workshop: Steve Rash, “Action! Directing,” 1 p.m. at the 567 Center for Renewal.

Special screening: “The Grove,” with actress/director Crystal Chappell, 8 p.m., the Cox Capitol Theatre.

SATURDAY

Workshops: Crystal Chappell, “On Both Sides of the Camera,” 9 a.m.; Cynthia Stillwell, “The Casting Couch,” 1 p.m., 567 Center for Renewal.

Special screening: “Hairspray,” with actress Mink Stole, 8 p.m., the Cox Capitol Theatre.

SUNDAY

Workshops: Mink Stole, “Adventures in Dreamland with John Waters,” 1 p.m.; Roy Wooley, “Don’t Cover It in Blood -- SFX Makeup,” 3:30 p.m., 567 Center for Renewal.

Special screening: “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” guests TBA, 8 p.m., Cox Capitol Theatre.

For ticket information, merchandise and a complete schedule of films, visit www.maconfilmfestival.com, call (478) 256-3809 or visit festival headquarters at 567 Cherry St.

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