Marla Gibbs

Annapolis Film Festival set to thrill, captivate with 90+ movies

Annapolis Filmfest

The scheduling board resembles a giant patchwork quilt.

And like some of the bed covers, it tells a story. The tale is filled with intrigue, horror, humor and drama. It's the lineup for the Annapolis Film Festival.

"This is my brain right here," said Patti White, co-creative director of the event, motioning to the board dotted with different-colored Post-it notes.

In a little over a month, residents and visitors will be treated to more than 90 films from all over the world at five venues.

Sixty are shorts, including a student film showcase. But there are also features and documentaries in the four-day extravaganza. Parties, special guests and panel...