More than 200 movies, dozens of directors and a handful of Hollywood stars have descended on Denver over the past two weeks.
They’ve been taking part in the Denver Film Festival. The festival is now in its 40th year.
We went behind the scenes to learn the history of the festival, the history of movie-making in Colorado, and what the state is doing to lure more big Hollywood productions to the Mile High.
Find out the answers in this half-hour special, “Inside the Denver Film Festival.”
We’ve also included some Colorado movie trivia. For instance, do you know which Will Smith blockbuster was partially filmed in Colorado? And what movie, filmed in Ouray County, earned John Wayne his one and only Oscar?
Watch and find out!