The Emily Griffith Film Festival: Stories of Immigrants and Refugees is happening on October 10, 11, and 12 at the Sie Film Center in Denver. Stories told in the films will focus on themes of tragedy, hope, youthful adventures, musical innovation and love. The programs will also feature music, expert panels, in-person appearances and local celebrities. More information at www.emilygriffithfilmfestival.org.
Maeve Conran spoke with Stephanie Fry and Kristy King, the festival producer.