HAYWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE

185 FREEDLANDER DRIVE

CLYDE, NORTH CAROLINA 28721

CONTACT: DEBBIE DAVIS OR DIANA CONARD

PHONE: 627-4521

DATE: 10-20-04

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

HCC FILM AND VIDEO PROGRAM’S FILM CRAZY MARY TO PREMIERE AT ASHEVILLE FILM FESTIVAL

Years of hard work by students and instructors of HCC’s film and video technology program will finally hit the big screen. The program’s 30 minute feature film, Crazy Mary, will make it’s world premiere at the Asheville Film Festival on Saturday, November 6 at noon at The Asheville Community Theatre.

Crazy Mary is the tale of a widow who has lost all her family and is tormented by children who truly believe she is a witch. The preacher’s wife invites Mary to Christmas dinner. Tragedy strikes and the neighbors take things into their own hands. The film is set between the late 1800s and early 1920s.

Tickets can be purchased at Pack Place in Asheville. Prices are $6 in advance, $7 at the door, and $5 for HCC students with identification. Tickets must be purchased 20 minutes before start time.

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