Jul 29
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The Finger
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/205211080 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A guy’s simple injury has an unexpected and profound effect on his special evening with his girlfriend. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Corydon Wagner (will attend the Festival) Writer: Hilary Mann & Chris Carfizzi Producer: Chris Kubik FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 10 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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Fun Mom Dinner
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/QszTnwccNoI SYNOPSIS Four moms whose only common ground is their kids' preschool class, decide to get together for a harmless "fun mom dinner." SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Alethea Jones Writer: Julie Rudd Producer: Andrew Duncan FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 81 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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Good Funk
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/182779418 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Set in a Brooklyn neighborhood on the verge of gentrification, GOOD FUNK tells the story of three generations of citizens, Afro-Caribbean immigrants, whose lives intersect through acts of kindness. The product of an educational training and literacy program that recruited young Brooklynites to learn filmmaking craft, share their stories, and collaborate for pay on a feature film production, the film is a portrait of love enduring and a testament to discovering family in unexpected places. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Adam Kritzer (will attend the…
Jul 29
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I Am Your Friend
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/187725870 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A friendship is put to the test when two teenage boys are left alone for the weekend. As the teenagers confront their neighborhood rivals, horseplay escalates to violence throwing their loyalty to one another into question. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Marquis Screening room CREDITS Director: Nicholas Payne Santos Writer: Nicholas Payne Santos Producer: Nicholas Payne Santos FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 8 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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The Intentions of F. Scott Fitzgerald
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/226875222 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS “The Intentions of F. Scott Fitzgerald” is a dark, existentialist comedy that follows two Australian hitmen on a routine ‘clean up’ job. Amidst a meaningful conversation about the Great Gatsby, the two find themselves in a panic as their victim makes a run for it. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 10:00 am Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Shaun & Jay Perry Writer: Shaun & Jay Perry Producer: Rhys Sherring FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 17 min Location: Australia Language: English
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Immortality
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE SYNOPSIS “When I try to imagine you, I feel kind of immortality; when I call you, I feel kind of immortality; when I look at you, I feel kind of immortality; when I touch you, I feel kind of immortality; when I smell you, again I feel kind of immortality.” – Director Mehdi Fard Ghaderi SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Thursday, August 24th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Mehdi Fard Ghaderi Writer: Mehdi Fard Ghaderi Producer: Javad Norouzbeigi FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 145 min Location: Iran Language: Farsi (English subtitles)
Jul 29
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I’m In Here
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/198781005 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A man finds a family of strangers in his house and has an extremely difficult time asking them to leave. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Willy Berliner Writer: Willy Berliner Producer: Julie O’Leary FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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It’s Criminal
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/194059127 SYNOPSIS “It's Criminal” is a powerful critique of the economic and social inequities that divide the United States. The film offers a window into a rural jail, an Ivy League college and what happens when these worlds collide. Shot in an intimate verite style, the feature documentary shares the life-changing experiences of female prisoners and Dartmouth College students working together to write and perform an original play about the lives of the incarcerated women. It delves into privilege, poverty and injustice, and asks viewers to think about who is in prison and why -- while also sharing an inspiring…
Aug 1
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Jacob Burns Film Center Creative Culture
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC), a prestigious film culture and educational organization based in Pleasantville, New York, has entered into a multi-year partnership with the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival to advance the work of emerging voices in independent filmmaking. MNFF this year presents the first fruits of the JBFC’s Creative Culture program, designed to support the work of new filmmakers. The filmmakers represented at this screening are: Lucy Adams, Emily Ann Hoffman, Reweina Tessema, Stefaniya Vey, Leah Galant, Kervin Marseille and Alex Gonzalez. Ever experienced Virtual Reality? If not, be sure to check out a seven-minute VR film…
Jul 29
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Jesús
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS On an ordinary day, and an ordinary trip to the park, Jesús, who uses a wheelchair to get around, begins to see that his life will be different from the other kids. “Comprehension is compassion.” SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Brian Patterson Writer: Brian Patterson Producer: Diego Cazarez FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short, Family Length: 13 min Location: USA Language: English, Spanish (English subtitles) Recommended Age 10+
Aug 1
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Julia’s Piece
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/224804206/6f3c2a6620 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Julia is about to go on stage, but choreography is the least of her troubles. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Amelia Martinez Writer: Amelia Martinez Producer: Karen Alvarado FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 10 min Location: Mexico Language: Spanish (English subtitles)
Aug 1
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Killed In Action
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Set in 1948, Killed In Action is about an encounter between a troubled WWII veteran and the widowed wife of a fellow soldier. She invites the veteran over for dinner, planning to reminisce and celebrate the life of her deceased husband, but instead the vet decides to tell her the truth about what really happened overseas. They must decide whether to confront the truth, or live in the reality that they choose. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Thursday, August 24th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Christine Weatherup Writer: Christine Weatherup Producer: Beatriz Chahin FILM INFORMATION…