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JURORS ANNOUNCED FOR 52ND FESTIVAL

HKG (1999) by Gerard Holthuis JURORS ANNOUNCED FOR 52ND FESTIVAL The Ann Arbor Film Festival is proud to announce the three esteemed jurors for the 52nd AAFF. Steve Anker, Jeremy Rigsby, and Hope Tucker will each be in attendance throughout the week viewing over 120 films in competition and awarding over $20,000 in cash and film stock/processing. In addition, each juror will present a specially curated program of work during the festival. Steve Anker is dean of the School of Film/Video at the California Institute of Arts, and formerly served as director of the San Francisco Cinematheque and as artistic director of the Foundation for Art in Cinema. He will present a program of artists’ films

SLICE MAGAZINE INTERVIEW WITH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR LESLIE RAYMOND

In August 2013, Leslie Raymond became the new Director of the Ann Arbor Film Festival, the oldest independent film festival in North America. Every year, this prestigious six-day event presents 40 programs with more than 180 films from over 20 countries. An experimental media artist for over 25 years, Leslie resides in Ann Arbor with her husband, Jason Jay Stevens. FAVORITES Book: Tales from the Texas Gang (1978) by Wild Bill Blackolive Most Treasured Possession: an ability to persevere Sanctuary: the physical plane Film: Inland Empire (2006) by David Lynch and A Darkness Swallowed (2005) by Betzy Bromberg THE QUERY When did you first realize that you had a fascination with film? When I star

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