Nov 22, 2022

2023 Independent Spirit Awards Nominees Screened at Sidewalk

Congratulations to the Sidewalk alumni nominated for the 2023 Independent Spirit Awards this morning! Sidewalk is always thrilled when the films we select to showcase to the Birmingham area are...

Nov 18, 2022

SIDEWALK’S ANNUAL BLACK FRIDAY SALE

Want to shop local this Black Friday? Want to give experiences instead of stuff? Looking for gifts for those hard-to-shop-for people in your life? Want to save money? Want to...

Nov 11, 2022

Jewish Film Week Programming from Dan Seigel

[caption id="attachment_11265" align="alignleft" width="195"] Dan Seigel is Sidewalk's Jewish Film Week Lead Programmer.[/caption] I grew up in the age of unfettered access to the television, when VHS tapes lined the...

Sep 01, 2022

David Brower Alabama Filmmaker Grant Opens September 1

The David Brower Grant for Alabama Filmmakers is a grant to support student, emerging, or established filmmakers currently residing in Alabama, who have a project in development. This grant, given...

Aug 29, 2022

2022 Sidewalk Film Festival Award Winners

The 24th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival presented by Regions Bank has finally wrapped! A huge thank you to everyone involved from our wonderful staff, volunteers, sponsors, and attendees.    For...

Aug 25, 2022

2022 Fest Week Reminders – ED/O Events

Tonight: Black Lens Spotlight Night   Now in its seventh year, the Black Lens track aims to shine a light on some of the most outstanding feature narrative and documentary films...

Aug 23, 2022

2022 Fest Week Reminders – Food & Drink at the Fest

Tonight: Life + Liberty Spotlight Night Life & Liberty films focus on historic civil rights events and modern-day human rights issues in the most appropriate of venues – downtown Birmingham,...

Aug 22, 2022

2022 Fest Week Reminders – Parking/Getting Around

Tonight: Alabama Spotlight Night Sponsored by Allervie Health Alabama might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think about filmmaking, but the craft is alive and well...

Aug 22, 2022

2022 Fest Week Reminders – Box Office/Ticketing

We want you to have a great Sidewalk experience.   So we're sending you everything you need to know to about the Box Office, which opens tomorrow. Box Office Location/Hours:...

Aug 16, 2022

Free Options for the 24th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival Presented by Regions Bank

The 24th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival presented by Regions Bank is more than just a selection of films! Here are a few FREE options to enjoy during the Festival if...

August 21-27, 2023

Sidewalk Film Festival

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