PJ Starks http://wkyufm.org en "Unscripted" Regional Film Experience Wrapping Up in Owensboro http://wkyufm.org/post/unscripted-regional-film-experience-wrapping-owensboro <p></p><p>An independent filmmaker from Owensboro is wrapping up an effort to help spotlight other filmmaking talent in the region.</p><p>"Unscripted: An Indie Film Xperience" is the brainchild of P.J. Starks, and is a collaboration between his film company and the <a href="http://www.dcplibrary.org/events" target="_blank">Daviess County Public Library.</a> The series of short films written, directed, and produced by filmmakers in the Owensboro-Daviess County region concludes Friday night.</p><p>Starks says the series gives attendees the chance to see the local films, and then watch them again with the director offering live, interactive commentary.</p><p>"It gives the public and the community an opportunity to see the types of talent and artistry we have in the area, and the types of films being made, because it really does run the gamut," says Starks. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:41:57 +0000 Kevin Willis 26477 at http://wkyufm.org "Unscripted" Regional Film Experience Wrapping Up in Owensboro WKYU-PBS to Profile Owensboro Filmmaker http://wkyufm.org/post/wkyu-pbs-profile-owensboro-filmmaker <p></p><p>Owensboro filmmaker P.J. Starks is set to launch a new film series called "Unscripted Xperience", which allows audiences to meet and offer live commentary with filmmakers and actors. Starks donates to charity most of the money raised from the events, and he hopes the "Xperience" will help raise the profile of independent filmmakers in the Daviess County region.</p><p>WKYU-PBS is planning to tape the Feb. 1 film series session and produce a piece for the program Main Street that will likely air in early March.</p><p>The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer has <a href="http://www.messenger-inquirer.com/news/local/article_1fc3cd62-9a00-5bc7-902c-4c3abb017416.html" target="_blank">this profile piece</a> of Starks and his upcoming film series. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:30:58 +0000 Kevin Willis 25329 at http://wkyufm.org WKYU-PBS to Profile Owensboro Filmmaker