Bass Ackwards

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Bass Ackwards
Directed by Linas Phillips
Produced by Mark Duplass
Marian Koltai-Levine
Written by Linas Phillips
Jim Fletcher
Starring Linas Phillips
Jim Fletcher
Music by Lori Goldston
Tara Jane O'Neil
Cinematography Sean Porter
Edited by Brett Jutkiewicz
Linas Phillips
Furnace Films
Release date
  • January 23, 2010 (2010-01-23)(Sundance)
Running time
103 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Bass Ackwards is a film written, starring and directed by Linas Phillips and also starring Davie-Blue, Jim Fletcher and Paul Lazar. The film has a running time of 103 minutes. [1]


The film stars Phillips as a man who embarks on a lyrical, strange and comedic cross-country journey in a modified VW bus after ending a disastrous affair with a married woman. [2]

Bass Ackwards was named an official selection in the 2010 Sundance Film Festival for inclusion in NEXT, a new category that recognized films for their innovative and original work in low-and-no-budget filmmaking, and is part of a wave of films that showcases the diversity of independent cinema.[ citation needed ]

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The Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, takes place annually in Park City, Utah, the largest independent film festival in the United States with more than 46,660 attending in 2016. It is held in January in Park City and Salt Lake City, Utah, as well as at the Sundance Resort. It is a showcase for new work from American and international independent filmmakers. The festival consists of competitive sections for American and international dramatic and documentary films, both feature films and short films, and a group of out-of-competition sections, including NEXT, New Frontier, Spotlight, Midnight, Premieres, and Documentary Premieres. The 2019 Sundance Film Festival began January 24 and ran through February 3.

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