Kick Off Party – Last Night

Thursday, April 16th

Great food, Awesome Music and Lasting Memories!


Tupelo Film Festival kick-offpartyLegendary Sam Mosley brought the house down last night at the kick-off party.  Filmmakers attended from allover the country including the UK.

Had a blast and reconnected with old friends. Talked about film projects and shared incentive opportunities Mississippi offers.

Thanks to all that came – sponsors, crew (in which we have one of the best working crews of all) Melanie Addington and Daniel our Oxford Film Festival friends, special guests and especially our filmmakers – Welcome friends!  More films today and sliding to Steel’s Dive tonight for more fun and music.


Friday was a great day of screenings, workshops and a nice gathering at Steel’s Dive when all events concluded.Festival 2015  Filmmakers CA, ARK, TN, Canada, UK, MS, LA, were in attendance.  The festival hosted a master class workshop for students that filled within minutes.  There was something for all.


Today will end the festival – panel, workshops, MS High School Film Competition, screenings much to bthose attending will be eager to see who received the awards.e involved in and of course closing the screenings will be the Tupelo Premier “The Gift.”  Hope to see you there.


We’ll ll gather at “Nautical Whimsey” and enjoy the unique atmosphere, awesome music, fantastic food, and sweet, southern hospitality from hostess “Amanda.”  Go on the “walk about” and search the music trail listening to great tunes.   Circle back to the hotel catching tunes at Gabriel’s on Gloster, IDK and Blue Canoe.  A great way to end the night!

Nautical Whimsey

Music Downtown (Meet Downtown)

  • Nautical WhimseyRivkah – Electrifying
  • Kermit’s Outlaw KitchenScott Chism & the Better Half – Acoustic/Americana/Bluegrass/Folk
  • The Stables in the AlleyCamerillo Brillo – Rock

Gloster Street (Catch these acts on your way back to the hotel)

  • IDKFour Front -Rock
  • Gabriel’s On Gloster Full Tilt – Rock
  • Blue CanoeThe Bones of J.R. Jones – Root/Blues/Folk/Country




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