OXFORD, MISS.—The Oxford Film Festival is giving 300 University of Mississippi students free tickets to Chasing Amy 20th Anniversary screening and panel.
During the 14th Annual Oxford Film Festival, Chasing Amy will have an anniversary screening Saturday, February 18th at the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts from 7:30PM to 10:00PM. The ticketed event will include the screening along with a discussion following with moderator Mark Bell as he discusses the endurance of Chasing Amy with Joey Lauren Adams and Kevin Smith. In Chasing Amy, Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything's going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's gay.
For University of Mississippi students to receive free tickets to this event they must pick up their tickets between 10:00AM and 4:00PM Monday through Friday at the Gertrude C. Ford Center for Performing Arts located at 100 University Avenue, University, MS. Oxford Film Festival has set aside 300 free tickets for University of Mississippi students. Melanie Addington, Executive Director says, “The Oxford Film Festival Community is excited to be able to partner will Ole Miss in letting 300 students have free admission into the screening of Chasing Amy. We hope to see Ole Miss students at events throughout the festival as well”. All other events at the Oxford Film Festival have student discounts through oxfordfilmfest.com.
ABOUT OXFORD FILM FESTIVAL
The Oxford Film Festival was founded in 2003 to bring exciting, new and unusual films (and the people who create them) to North Mississippi. The annual five-day festival screens short and feature-length films in both showcase and competition settings, including narrative and documentary features and shorts; Mississippi narratives, documentaries and music videos, and narrative, documentary, animated and experimental shorts. The festival is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization.