||Friday Aug. 24, Saturday Aug. 25, Sunday Aug. 26 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sidewalk 2012 will take place in the Theatre District
of Downtown Birmingham on August 24, 25 and 26. The Alabama Moving
Image Association was created to inspire, encourage and support films
and filmmaking in Alabama.
The Alabama Moving Image Association was created to inspire, encourage and support films and filmmaking in Alabama.
One of TIME Magazine's FILM FESTIVALS FOR THE REST OF US
One of Chris Gore's BEST VACATION FILM FESTIVALS in the Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide.
BEST KEPT SECRET in MovieMaker Magazine
14th annual Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival, a celebration of new
independent cinema in downtown Birmingham, is set to take place August
24-26, 2012. Since its debut in 1999, filmmakers from across the country
and around the world have come to Birmingham to screen their work at
Sidewalk and have been thrilled to discover fresh, enthusiastic crowds
eager to devour new independent cinema.
nine venues located within Birmingham’s historic Theatre District
(featuring the newly restored Alabama Theatre, a 2,200 seat movie palace
built by Paramount in 1927), spontaneity rules the schedule of Sidewalk
attendees. Low-priced weekend passes provide easy access to Sidewalk
venues, encouraging attendees to seek out new films and sample
programming they may not otherwise see. The result is a crowd rich in
diversity and united in a hunger for new film.