We’ve asked the filmmakers for the 11th annual Oxford Film Festival the same five questions. Meet Ben Powell, director Phil Collins and the Wild Frontier. This film will be screening Friday, Feb. 7 at 2:15 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 9 at 4:15 p.m..
#1: In 140 characters or less, describe your movie and why someone should see it.
See why Phil is grumpy about being a celebrity.
#2: Biggest lesson learned in getting the film made? Best part in getting the film made?
Anything can be a scene if you shoot it like one. Getting to share it.
#3: Tell us about you. What is your movie making background?
Born in Mississippi. Live in Austin, TX. I’ve made a few short films and working on my first feature documentary about the towboating industry on the Mississippi River.
#4 What do you want the Oxford Film Festival audience to know about your film that isn’t obvious from its title or description?
Our idols have idols too.
#5: What does the future hold in store for your film and for you?
An online release and millions of dollars.