No, Colorado is not Los Angeles or New York. But the homegrown films this state has to offer defy the expectations of moviegoers whose tastes are limited to Hollywood and Indiewood offerings. We have bold, original voices, untamed by industry standards. A host of recent documentaries have made national waves, garnering local filmmakers Academy Awards, prestigious festival screenings, and major network deals, and even feature fiction filmmaking has thrived in recent years. Meanwhile, the University of Colorado Boulder's film program continues to serve as a hub of cinematic experimentation. Here, in alphabetical order, are ten of the state's top filmmakers now making movies.
Ink Jamin and Kiowa Winans produce some of Colorado's most imaginative narrative films.
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