detroit independent film festival http://michiganradio.org en Second annual Detroit Independent Film Festival lineup announced http://michiganradio.org/post/second-annual-detroit-independent-film-festival-lineup-announced <p>According to the <a href="http://www.freep.com/article/20110216/ENT01/110216011/0/ENT01/Detroit-Independent-Film-Festival-set-2nd-year?odyssey=nav|head">Detroit Free Press</a>, the Detroit Independent Film Festival has announced their lineup for this year&#39;s 5-day festival.&nbsp;</p><p>Highlights include the premiere of <a href="http://vimeo.com/9974301">Mike Allore&#39;s</a> short film &quot;World of Art,&quot; which will open on the first night of the festival at the Ren Cen 4 Theatre at the Renaissance Center.</p><p>The festival will feature more than 80 films, two opening night receptions, and the Michigan Film Awards on March 12. The <a href="http://burtontheatre.com/diff/">Michigan Film Awards</a> are presented in cooperation with the <a href="http://www.uptownfilmfestival.com/homePage.php">Uptown Film Festival</a> in Birmingham.</p><p>The 2010 Michigan Film Award for Best Michigan Feature was <a href="http://www.imdb.com/video/wab/vi2241004057/"><em>Tracy</em></a>, produced by Brian Fee and Dan Scanlon.</p><p>The festival opens March 9.</p><p>The festival is in its second year. Wed, 16 Feb 2011 20:04:08 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 1313 at http://michiganradio.org Second annual Detroit Independent Film Festival lineup announced