Bill's Big Pumpkins, a Giant Pumpkin Documentary.  Film, trailer, synopsis, Media, news, reviews, festivals, Grow, resources



Oct 13, 2007
Our show at the Oak St. Cinema an huge success!.

August 31, 2007
KSTP Channel 5 at the Minnesota State Fair interviews the directors.

August 28, 2007
Screening in Oct at Oak Street Cinema more...

August 23, 2007
MN Public Radio (MPR) interview more...

August 23, 2007
Bill Foss's State Fair pumpkin more...

August 20, 2007
A short version of Bill's Big Pumpkins played to a rain-soaked audience at the Square Lake Film Festival It was a great time and we thank every one who attended.

August 11, 2007
We won! more...

August 5, 2007
Bill's Big Pumpkins played to a joyful audience at the Twin Cities Underground Film Festival. Thanks all that came and laughed!

August 2, 2007
Bill's Big Pumpkins was accepted into the Newburyport Documentary Film Festival in Newburyport MA. Festival runs Sept. 28th to Sept. 30th.

July 16, 2007
Bill's Big Pumpkins was accepted into the Twin Cities Underground Film Festival in Minneapolis MN. It will be screening at the Sheraton Midtown Hotel.

June 8, 2007
Out of over 500 entries, Bill's Big Pumpkins was accepted into the Solstice Film Festival in St. Paul MN. It will be screening at the Historic Fitzgerald Theater on June 23rd at 1:30 pm.

June 6, 2007
Watch Me! NEWS, a news program in Japan, has informed us they will be covering a story regarding our videos. I'm unsure exactly what and I don't speak Japanese, but it should be interested. The story will air at noon (in Japan) on June 14th, 2007.

April 29, 2007
Bill's Big Pumpkins was accepted into the Twin Rivers Media Festival in Asheville NC.

April 24-26. 2007
Thank you to everyone that came out to see the preview screening of Bill's Big Pumpkins in Buffalo MN. The crowds were larger than expected and we hope every one had a good time.


starsout of 4
Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune

"a really entertaining 90 minutes."

Euan Kerr, Minnesota Public Radio

"an enormously engaging film."
Chris Hewitt, Saint Paul Pioneer Press

"a uniquely Minnesota story about the personal
rewards that come from daring to think big."
Caroline Palmer, City pages

"this is one of the more enjoyable and unique
[documentaries] I've seen in a long time."

Andrew James - The Movie Patron



- Utopia Film Festival - Oct 26-28 - Greenbelt, MD
- Red Bank International Film Festival - Oct 5-7, Red Bank NJ
- Eugene International Film Festival - Oct 5-7, Eugene OR
- Newburyport Documentary Film Festival - Sept-28-30, Newburyport MA
- Estes Park Film Festival - Sept-14-15, Colorado
- Square Lake Film Festival - August 18th, Stillwater, Minnesota
- Landlocked - Aug. 9-11, Iowa City, Iowa WINNER 2ND BEST DOCUMENTARY
- Twin Cities Underground Film Festival - Aug. 4-5, Minneapolis MN
- Solstice Film Festival - June 23, St. Paul MN
- Twin Rivers Media Festival - TBD


Press / Reviews

Review - Efilmcritic, DVD Talk, Collider, FilmJerk, hollywoodbitchslap
TV - Channel 12 News
TV - Kare11 News
Newspaper Review - Star Tribune
Live Television Interview - KSTP 5
Radio Interview - MPR
Newspaper Review - Pioneer Press
Newspaper Review - Star Tribune
Newspaper Review - City Pages
Web clip - Watch Me News
Movie Review - The Movie Patron
Movie Review Audio - The Movie Patron
TV - WCCO 4 news
Buffalo Radio KRWC Interview



Sign up for the Pumpkin Documentary Newsletter & we'll inform you of web site additions and related information.

Invest, Donate or Other?
If you'd like to be an investor, would like to donate (cash, equipment, ideas) in this film, contact us for details.