|James Franco talks to Festival Director Kathy Beeck on arrival.
|Franco looks momentarily overwhelmed by his rousing reception at BIFF.
|Franco chats with BIFF's Ron Bostwick.
|Franco checks out his recent slew of magazine covers.
|Franco and Bostwick.
|Writer Jeanine Fritz (right) and friend on Saturday night.
|VIP Filmmakers Reception at Ted's Montana Grill.
|Community Marketing Co-ordinator Mary Ann Williamson (left) and Program Assistant Robyn Schauweker (right) chat up a guest at BIFF's VIP Filmmaker Reception.
|Nobody ever gets a picture of him! It's our intrepid BIFF photographer Randy Malone, who never put down his camera, even during cocktail time.
|U.S. Representative John Lewis (left) is interviewed by Ron Bostwick after the screening of "Freedom Riders."
|Congressman Lewis makes a point during his interview.
|The big finish: the awards table, and Kathy and Robin at the podium.
|Director Christophe Fauchere and producer Joyce Johnson pick up the award for Best Colorado Film for their movie "Mother."
|Jen McGowan cracks a joke as she accepts the award for Best Short Film for her movie "Touch."
|Howdy! It's Oliver Stone, with Robin.
|Robin Beeck and Oliver Stone negotiate the media frenzy as he makes his way into the Boulder Theater.