Jul 29
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Light Sight
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/162086737 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS M.E., the imprisoned character in a room, is attracted to a hanging light and tries to catch it. But the room itself becomes an obstacle in his way. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Seyed M. Tabatabaei Writer: Seyed M. Tabatabaei Producer: Simin F. Ahmadi FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short, Animation, Family Length: 8 min Location: Iran Language: None Recommended Age 10+
Aug 1
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Manhattan
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEoEGW4Hb9w&feature=youtu.be SYNOPSIS The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress. Tribute to Michael Murphy | Q&A with Michael Murphy follows the screening SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Town Hall Theatre CREDITS Director: Woody Allen Writer: Woody Allen, Marshall Brickman Producer: Charles J Hoffe FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 96 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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Marie Clementine
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/224687217 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A young woman, Clementine, hurries through the woods apprehensively. After a long walk, she comes to a stop and sets her eyes on something. Marie appears in front of her. Clementine courageously reveals her body but is this the end of something or merely the beginning? SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 10:00 am Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Aycil Yeltan Writer: Aycil Yeltan Producer: Aycil Yeltan FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 4 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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Master of Shadows: Baddest Villain of All Ninjago
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS It's a typical day of training in the world of LEGO Ninjago, when a mysterious villain appears at the temple gates. Six ninjas work together to fight their greatest foe yet: an ancient master who can control shadows at his will. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: National Bank of Middlebury CREDITS Director: Jack Nop (will attend the festival) Writer: Jack Nop Producer: Jack Nop FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short, Animation Length: 1 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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McCabe & Mrs. Miller
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/F2BSHp9oYD0 SYNOPSIS A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene. Tribute to Robert Altman | Features MNFF special guest Michael Murphy. More about the tribute. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: National Bank of Middlebury CREDITS Director: Robert Altman Writer: Edmund Naughton, Robert Altman Producer: Mitchell Brower FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 120 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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Modern Houses
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Modern Houses is a psychological-thriller about the creative process. Following a breakdown, Max Lin, architecture’s celebrated young star is finally ready to unveil the model that will be her greatest design. With the client at the door and her face staring back at her from the cover of Architectural Digest, she hears a whisper. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Matthew Dixon (will attend the Festival) Writer: Matthew Dixon Producer: Matthew Dixon FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 18 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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Napalm Mayhem: A Hand Animation
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS This film explores the meaning, morals and consequences of war, by placing the characters right in the middle of an event that has had historians frowning for decades - The Vietnam War. The audience sees the transition of people, while trying to fight for their beliefs, turn into monsters. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Thursday, August 24th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Oscar Writer: Oscar Producer: Oscar Animator: Giulio Angeli & Oscar FILM INFORMATION Genre: Experimental, Animation Short Length: 4 min Location: Netherlands
Aug 1
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Nashville
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/QZGpaVZdGlo SYNOPSIS Over the course of a few hectic days, numerous interrelated people prepare for a political convention as secrets and lies are surfaced and revealed. On-Stage Conversation | Michael Murphy and Allan Nicholls talk with MNFF Artistic Director Jay Craven. As part of our tribute to the legendary director, Robert Altman, join Allan Nicholls, Altman’s top collaborator on “Nashville” and numerous other films, and actor Michael Murphy, an essential member of the Altman tribe, for a special event with MNFF Artistic Director Jay Craven following the screening. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 9:30 am Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Robert Altman…
Aug 1
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New York Children’s International Film Festival: Selected Shorts
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/fubu-AnUDNI SYNOPSIS Featuring the 2017 NYICFF Grand Prize winner “Heads Together,” from Festival alumni and Academy Award nominees Job, Joris, & Marieke, this wonderful collection of short films also boasts the Grown-ups Award winner “Riceballs,” and Audience Award winner “Welcome to my Life.” SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: Marquis Main FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Shorts, Animation, Family, Length: 74 min Location: USA Language: English Recommended Age 8 to Adult
Jul 29
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Offside
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/136201095 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS After learning from her father that she will soon lose her place on the local boy's football team, eleven-year-old Kirsty struggles to come to terms with her evolving identity as a young woman. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Jimmy Dean Writer: Ellie Gocher Producer: Ellie Gocher FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
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The Owl and The Lemming
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS The oral history of the Inuit is filled with many folktales, legends and myths. In this traditional story, a young owl catches a lemming to eat but is outsmarted by the more vulnerable lemming. A brief meditation on why pride and arrogance are to be avoided, the film utilizes puppets, composited photographs and a set made with actual Arctic plants and lichen to create an authentic retelling of this ancient Arctic fable. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Roselynn Akulukjuk Writer: Roselynn Akulukjuk & Neil Christopher Producer: Neil Christopher &…
Aug 1
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Pop Aye
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/5ku1ZPsWqM0 SYNOPSIS On a chance encounter, a disenchanted architect bumps into his long-lost elephant on the streets of Bangkok. Excited, he takes his elephant on a journey across Thailand, in search of the farm where they grew up together. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm Location: Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Kirsten Tan Writer: Kirsten Tan Producer: Wenhong Huang FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature, Family Length: 104 min Location: Thailand Language: Thai (English subtitles)