• Theater Crawl: Re-Launching the Iowa Theater, a Madison County Classic

    11 days ago - By Film Independent

    The places where we fell in love with film are often as important to us as the films themselves. Our new column, Theater Crawl , seeks to shine a light on some of the most exciting art house theaters fostering film conversation across the country.
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    Though situated roughly 40 miles away from the state capital in Des Moines, the rural, 5,000-person town of Winterset can nevertheless lay claim to multiple pieces of Hollywood history. It's the birthplace of John Wayne, born Marion Morrison at 224 South Second Street in 1907. And more recently, Winterset was made famous as both the setting...
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