We’ve seen a lot of great movies come out of Philadelphia. The Sixth Sense. Rocky. Silver Linings Playbook. 12 Monkeys. The list goes on.
Feature Length Indie Film of the Year acknowledges the underdogs, awarding an extraordinary indie film shot here in Philadelphia.
Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment takes an unplanned, deadly turn. It was shot in Philadelphia and starring Mekhi Phifer. You can view the trailer for the film here.
Let the Fire Burn
A history of the conflict of the City of Philadelphia and the Black Liberation organization, MOVE, that led to the disastrously violent final confrontation in 1985. Watch the trailer here.
Adjust Your Tracking
An incredible documentary capturing the modern day VHS culture and VHS collectors. Check out the trailer here. It also has one of the greatest movie posters ever.