Knoxville Film & Music Festival names "South Park" Executive Pro

Knoxville Film & Music Festival names "South Park" Executive Producer one of judges

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The Knoxville Film and Music Festival announced their 2014 lineup and schedule Friday night at Scruffy City Hall.

This is the Festival's second year, and the 5th year for the 24-Hour Film Festival.

This year's film festival is expected to bring in more than 5,000 guests and feature a few notable names as judges.

Those names include Frank Agnone, Executive Producer of the hit TV show "South Park", David Dwyer from movies like "The Blind Side" and "October Sky," and Disney Animator Joel Trussell.

Tickets for the festival go on sale June 1. Passes can be obtained as follows:

Full Festival Passes- $50
VIP Festival Passes- $100
Ultra-VIP Festival Passes- $250 (includes a limo ride to the Red Carpet Gala)

The Knoxville Film and Music Festival goes from June 5 through June 14. Here's their entire schedule:

The 2014 Knoxville Film & Music Festival Schedule:

·         Thursday June 5: Market Squaroo festival kickoff featuring six great bands

·         Friday, June 6: Talent Trek presents the K24HFF Five Year Celebration at Scruffy City Hall (join us as we show our favorite 24 Hour films of the past five years and kick off the music with our headlining band, Unknown Hinson)

·         Saturday, June 7: Band Eat Band Finals in Scruffy City Hall (see the best East Tennessee bands fighting it out for their chance to win $3,000 worth of prizes - followed by a HUGE party at Scruffy City Hall)

·         Sunday, June 8: Tennessee Film & Music Celebration, Scruffy City Hall (an all-day film and music event featuring a mixer for Tennessee musicians and filmmakers, live music, and our Tennessee film screenings with a $500 prize for the Best Tennessee Film) featuring the Brad Walker Orchestra and a special command screening of Voyage by Knoxville filmmaker Alex Oliver.

·         Monday, June 9: Workshop (An Introduction to Feature Filmmaking)

·         Tuesday, June 10: Singer Songwriter Finals at Scruff City Hall on Market Square (this competition with a $2,000 prize has been going on for over 10 years and has launched the careers of many great Knoxville musicians)

·         June 11-13, Film Screenings at Scruffy City Hall - Fantastic films from around the world. Our screenings focus on music docs, shorts, music videos, documentaries, and animation. The "Best Film of the Fest" this year will take home $1,000! Enjoy the films with a nice cold mug of our exclusive festival beer, Beer Murray. We will feature film inspired beer and food pairings, great films, and presentations by filmmakers from around the country.

·         Saturday, June 14: The 5th Annual Knoxville 24 Hour Film Festival (Red Carpet Gala at 6 p.m. followed by screenings at 7 p.m. and our famous Wrap Party at 10:30 p.m.)


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