“We’re ground zero,” said Ricardo Baca in regards to our home of Colorado, the first state to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The first-ever marijuana editor for Denver’s news outlet, The Cannabist, Baca had just emerged from the private screening of Rolling Papers, the documentary that will premier at this year’s SXSW.

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Starz DENVER Film Festival 2007 Preview & Picks

Art imitating life.

It’s a saying that has proven to be true time and time again, and you’ll see it in all the faceted reflections of our lives, past and present when you view the extensive line of up 178 films, which will make it to screens during the 11 day Starz Denver Film Festival.

From the move the war coverage has made from television to film, the intricate animation productions, romance and brilliant comedy, to women who are beating the odds and changing the political landscape, and documentaries that provide a new way to see and know the world around us. In a nutshell, there’s something for everyone.

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