Feb 16, 2021

Sidewalk’s Snowy Day Recs

Stuck at home for reasons other than a pandemic? Here are a few apropos snow day cinematic programming suggestions via the Sidewalk Cinema/Film Festival and creative director, Rachel Morgan  ...

Jan 05, 2021

2021 Sundance Film Festival – Sidewalk Satellite Lineup

2021 Sundance Film Festival x Sidewalk Satellite Screen is sponsored by Alabama Allergy & Asthma Center   Sidewalk is excited to participate as an official Satellite Screen Partner for the...

Dec 14, 2020

‘Tis the Season at Sidewalk – Holiday Film Recs

While we have several incredible films screening this holiday season at the Sidewalk Cinema, including GREMLINS and WONDER WOMAN 1984 (releasing on Christmas Day - we’re beyond excited), thanks to...

Dec 02, 2020

2021 Sundance Film Festival Will Meet Audiences Where They Are… including Sidewalk Film!

2021 Sundance Film Festival Will Meet Audiences Where They Are Festival Offers Robust Online Platform and Announces Screening Partnerships with Independent Cinemas and Cultural Organizations   PARK CITY, UTAH — The...

Nov 19, 2020

Sidewalk x Stowe Story Labs

Sidewalk is pleased to partner with Vermont-based non-profit Stowe Story Labs to offer the third annual Sidewalk/Stowe Narrative Lab from August 25-28 during the 23rd Annual Sidewalk Film Festival. This will be a...

Oct 19, 2020

Halloween Series at the Sidewalk Cinema

Rachel Morgan, Sidewalk's Creative Director, brings you the films of the 2020 Sidewalk Cinema Halloween Series Presented by Senator Bones.   "It’s the most wonderful time of the year... Halloween...

Sep 01, 2020

Announcing our 2020 Sidewalk Film Festival at the Drive-in Award Winners!

We can't believe the festival is over - in this unsettling year, we are so grateful for the chance to bring the best in indie film to Birmingham in person...

Aug 21, 2020

Rachel’s Drive-In Rec’s

What a year... Despite all the obstacles and changes, we’re super happy about where the Sidewalk 2020 line-up has landed. Beyond that, I’m so incredibly proud of the work that...

Aug 20, 2020

Online Filmmaker Q & As just announced!

We're excited to be partnering with some of our accepted filmmakers to host some live streamed online Q & As on Sidewalk's Facebook page, in addition to hosting an online...

Jul 15, 2020

22nd Annual Sidewalk Film Festival Moves to Drive-In at Grand River

Birmingham’s annual film festival historically held in the downtown Theatre District will transition to the outdoor location of The Grand River Drive-In at The Backyard in Leeds due to the...

August 22-28, 2022

Sidewalk Film Festival

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