Scotty McCreery to receive 2019 AutoZone Liberty Bowl Outstanding Achievement Award

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Bob Mehr, Memphis Commercial Appeal Published 1:41 p.m. CT Nov. 5, 2019 | Updated 1:45 p.m. CT Nov. 5, 2019CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideCountry star and “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery will receive the 2019 AutoZone Liberty Bowl Outstanding Achievement Award. The award, presented by the AutoZone Liberty Bowl and St. Jude […]

Memphis director Ira Sachs returns with ‘Frankie,’ with Isabelle Huppert

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CLOSEMemphis-born-and-raised filmmaker Ira Sachs returns to his hometown Sunday for an Indie Memphis Film Festival screening of his latest feature, “Frankie,” which — like most of Sachs’ work since his made-in-Memphis Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winner, “Forty Shades of Blue,” in 2005 — might be called an all-star affair.The cast is headed by French actress Isabelle Huppert, […]

From Casting Crowns to Melissa Etheridge, things to do this weekend — and beyond — in Memphis

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CLOSEFRIDAY Now in its 22nd year, the Indie Memphis Film Festival continues, with screenings, panels, parties and more through Monday and “encore” screenings Tuesday through Thursday. Internationally recognized filmmakers such as Jim Jarmusch, Sara Driver and Memphis’ own Ira Sachs will be in attendance, along with many lesser-known (so far) film artists at the beginnings […]

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