International Film Festival being hosted in Huntington

International Film Festival being hosted in Huntington


THE FALL INTERNATIONAL MOVIE FESTIVAL KICKS OFF TODAY IN HUNTINGTON. 13 NEWS REPORTER SHANNON LITTON IS LIVE AT THE KEITH ALBEE THEATRE WITH THE DETAILS. SHANNON, GOOD MORNING. JACK, MERRILY, GOOD MORNING. EVERY SPRING AND FALL THE MARSHALL ARTS SERIES SCREENS SIX FILMS FROM AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE HOPES OF PROVIDING AN EDUCATIONAL COMPONENT TO ENTERTAINMENT. :07 :14 :26 :34 THE FESTIVAL IS BEING HELD AT THE KEITH ALBEE THEATRE. FUNCTIONS START TODAY AND GO THROUGH SUNDAY. MOVIES KICKS OFF TONIGHT AT 5:30 WITH THE CHINESE FILM “THE FAREWELL,” WHICH HAS A 99% RATING ON ROTTEN TOMATOES. AND THE JAPANESE FILM “THE SHOPLIFTERS” AT 7:30, WHICH IS A GOLDEN GLOBE AND ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE. ORGANIZERS SAY THERE’S REALLY JUST SOMETHING FOR EVERYBODY. ADDING IT’S A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO “TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD” WITHOUT LEAVING HUNTINGTON. ANGELA JONES/DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, MARSHALL ARTS SERIES “IT’S REALLY IMPORTANT TO EXPERIENCE THE WORLD. YOU KNOW, WE ALL GET CAUGHT UP IN OUR LITTLE WORLD, BUT IT’S REALLY GREAT TO GO AND EXPLORE CINEMA OF ANOTHER COUNTRY AND JUST REALIZE HOW SIMILAR WE ALL ARE. WE ARE NOT DIS-SIMILAR, AND THAT’S WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THE ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, BECAUSE THEY’RE UNIVERSAL STORIES. IF YOU ARE A MARSHALL STUDENT, YOU CAN GET INTO EACH SCREENING FOR FREE, BUT IF YOU AREN’T TICKETS ARE JUST $10 DOLLARS. THOSE ARE JUST SOME OF THE MOVIES, THE FULL LIST IS ON OUR WEBSITE JUST HEAD ON OVER TO WOWK TV DOT COM AND CLICK ON THIS STORY. LIVE IN HUNTINGTON, I’M SHANNON LITTON, 13 NEWS, WORKING FOR YOU. WE MAY NOT BE AT THE WEEKEND YET, BUT THERES PLENTY OF FUN TO BE HAND AROUND THE AREA TODAY. THE WEST VIRGINIA PUMPKIN FESTIVAL GETS STARTED IN EARNEST TODAY AT PUMPKIN PARK IN MILTON. THE FESTIVAL IS OPEN FROM 9 TO 6 TODAY WITH AN 8-DOLLAR ADMISSION. THE CHARLESTON COLISEUM AND CONVENTION CENTER IS HOSTING A MYSTERY DINNER TONIGHT AT 6. IF YOU CAN SOLVE THE BELLES BOURBON AND BELLADONNA MYSTERY, YOU WIN A PRIZE. AND THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS IN IRONTON IS HOSTING A SPAGETTI DINNER FOR A GREAT CAUSE – HELPING THOSE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. THE DINNER IS FROM 5 TO 8 THIS EVNEING. AND HERE’S A LOOK AT YOUR C-B-S

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