CINEQUEST 23 PREVIEWPeter Wongbyline‚ Feb. 22‚ 2013
What links a decommissioned American school bus, Indiana Jones, and traditional Balkan music? For Bay Area cinephiles, the answer is the 23rd edition of Cinequest. This year’s edition of the San Jose film festival runs February 26 through March 10. On tap are 85 world, North American, and U.S. premieres of films from 48 countries. The familiar names gracing this year’s festival include directors Sally Potter and Deepa Mehta, as well as such actors and subjects as Annette Bening, Mads Mikkelsen, Genevieve Bujold, and even George A. Romero.