Jul 17
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PROJECT: ICE
17 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/59874619 SYNOPSIS Formed by ice, filled by ice, often covered by ice, the Great Lakes encapsulate human exploration, migration, development and where we're headed. PROJECT ICE views North America's freshwater inland ocean through the prism of ice, from the crossroads of history, science and climate change. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 28, 2015 Time: 4:30pm Location: Marquis Theater The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 118 min Language: English Country: USA CREDITS Director: Bill Kleinert Writers: Bill Kleinert, Brian Jaeschke Producer: Bill Kleinert
Jul 31
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Romeo is Bleeding
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/124903175 2015 VTEDDY WINNER: FEATURE SYNOPSIS A fatal turf war between neighborhoods haunts the city of Richmond, CA. Donté Clark transcends the violence in his hometown by writing poetry about his experiences. Using his voice to inspire those around him, he and the like-minded youth of the city mount an urban adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, with the hope of starting a real dialogue about violence in the city. Will Richmond force Donté to compromise his idealistic ambitions? Or will Donté end Richmond’s cycle of trauma? SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 28, 2015 Time: 7:30pm Location: Town Hall Theater…
Jul 20
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Sabra
20 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/132941798 SYNOPSIS This labor of love by Hollywood screenwriter Bill Phillips, profiles Sabra Field. Born in 1935, Vermont-based Field achieved fame for masterful printmaking. The film explores Field's most popular images - New England pastoral motifs - and asks why some critics dismiss the pastoral as an appropriate subject for contemporary art. The film investigates her decision to interpolate a variety of stylistic influences in defiance of commercial demands and discusses how intense personal tragedies have impacted Field's work. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015 Time: 1:30pm Location: Dana Auditorium The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 57 min…
Jul 31
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The Scenes
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Meet the 5th grade comedy troupe known as What the Heck Was That. While their public school focuses on sports and STEM, these 'proudly-weird' kids create their own arts education. Without any adult help and despite a few nasty bullies, these kids come together to learn, grow and shine. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015 Time: 10:00am Location: Marquis Theater The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 10 min Language: English Country: USA CREDITS Director: Laura VanZee Taylor Writer: Laura VanZee Taylor Producer: Laura VanZee Taylor
Jul 31
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Sunakali
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/96983162 SYNOPSIS Sunakali is set in Mugu, Western Nepal, one of the least developed regions in the country. According to the 2011 Nepal Census, 90% of women in Mugu are illiterate. Set against the harsh but beautiful backdrop of the region, Sunakali is an uplifting documentary of Mugu's women's soccer team and its journey to the national championship. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015 Time: 10:30am Location: Town Hall Theater The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 50 mins Language: English/Nepali Country: Nepal CREDITS Director: Bhojraj Bhat Writer: Bhojraj Bhat Producer: Good Neighbors Nepal
Jul 29
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(T)ERROR
29 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZYanRN6VUc SYNOPSIS (T)ERROR is the first documentary to place filmmakers on the ground during an active FBI counterterrorism sting operation. Through the perspective of Saeed "Shariff" Torres, a 63-year-old Black revolutionary turned informant, viewers get an unfettered glimpse of the government's counterterrorism tactics and the murky justifications behind them. Taut, stark and controversial, (T)ERROR illuminates the fragile relationships between individual and surveillance state in modern America, and asks who is watching the watchers? SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015 Time: 1:00pm Location: Marquis Theater The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 84 min Language: English Country: USA CREDITS Director:…
Jul 31
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Tchoupitoulas
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCRD0wbbZqw 2015 VTEDDY WINNER: SPECIAL AWARD - CINEMATIC VISION & IMAGINATION SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015 Time: 1:30pm Location: Marquis Screening Room The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 82 min Language: English Country: USA CREDITS Director: Bill and Turner Ross Producers: Michael Gottwald, Dan Janvey, Josh Penn, Ed Rieker, Billy Peterson, Herb Campbell
Jul 31
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Western
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/134418223 2015 VTEDDY WINNER: SPECIAL AWARD - CINEMATIC VISION & IMAGINATION SYNOPSIS For generations, all that distinguished Eagle Pass, TX, from Piedras Negras, MX, was the Rio Grande. But when darkness descends upon these harmonious border towns, a cowboy and lawman face a new reality that threatens their way of life. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015 Time: 4:30pm Location: Town Hall Theater The Complete Festival Schedule FILM INFORMATION Length: 93 mins Language: English and Spanish Country: USA and Mexico CREDITS Directors: Bill Ross, Turner Ross Producers: Michael Gottwald, Bill Ross, Turner Ross
Jul 31
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The Wolfpack
31 Jul, 2015. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDbqcMfUdlI SYNOPSIS Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch. Nicknamed the Wolfpack, the brothers spend their childhood re-enacting their favorite films using elaborate homemade props and costumes. With no friends and living on welfare, they feed their curiosity, creativity, and imagination with film, which allows them to escape from their feelings of isolation and loneliness. Everything changes when one of the brothers escapes, and the power dynamics in the house are transformed. The Wolfpack must learn how to integrate…