Shorts Block

Documentaries

Goshen Theater • Saturday, 4:30 p.m. (115min)

Grateful

(17min)

Director: Paul W. Nethercott
Indiana

“Grateful” is an inspiring story about a courageous young woman with ALS. This is a story that warms the heart and shows us how to live an engaging, productive, and meaningful life.

RBFF | Documentary | Grateful

Mr. Pinball

(7min)

Director: Anthony Schubert
Indiana

An arcade enthusiast shares his lifelong connection to the game of pinball.

RBFF | Documentary | Mr. Pinball

My Indiana Muse

(44min)

Director: Jon Serena & Ric Serena
Indiana

Through an unconventional sequence of events, artist Robert Townsend discovers his Kodachrome muse and embarks on an ambitious and emotional project that will take more than a decade to complete.

RBFF | Documentary | My Indiana Muse

Deep Dive: A Midwestern Legacy in the Florida Keys

(26min)

Director: Kyle Hufford
Indiana

Deep Dive, a documentary produced by Goshen College film production students, tells the over 50 year history of the marine biology program at Goshen College. See how the small Florida Keys community of Layton and Goshen College formed a unique partnership that would influence the education of hundreds of students. Deep Dive also explores how the ecosystem of the Florida Keys is being impacted by climate change through the eyes of the faculty, students and local Layton residents.

RBFF | Documentary | Deep Dive

Jim’s Camelot

(17min)

Director: Evan Falbaum
Louisiana

Jim Bishop has dedicated his life to building “Bishop Castle” all by himself in the mountains of Colorado. Known for speaking his mind and his inspiring work ethic, Jim and his castle attract thousands of visitors every year.

RBFF | Documentary | Jim's Camelot

My Father’s Memory Book

(4min)

Director: Colin Levy
California

When he died, Byron Levy left behind a vast inheritance – of drawings.

RBFF | Documentary | My Grandfathers Memory Book

Goshen Theater

216 South Main Street, 2nd Floor

Schedule is subject to change.

In some cases, seating is limited. Arrive early to insure a seat!

2019 River Bend Film Festival Sponsors

2019 River Bend Film Festival Presenting and Legend Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2019 River Bend Film Festival Partner Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2019 River Bend Film Festival Luminary Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2018 River Bend Film Festival Hero Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana

Allen Brenneman • Celtx • Common Spirits • Flowers By Phoebe • Goshen Motors • Greensweep Cleaning Services • Lesson.ly • The Local • Salon J • Vinyl Wagon Crew • Weston Fribley • Woodstar Photography • Yoder Culp Funeral Home

This project is made possible by the support of the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

And a special thanks to our 2019 Festival hosts

2018 River Bend Film Festival Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana