Jul 29
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Rated
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/user7113223/rated2016trailer VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Maggie, a wife and mother, must own up to her behavior when she wakes to find every adult has received a YELP-like star rating floating above their head. While most everyone has a shining 4 or 5 stars, Maggie's got just 2.5! SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: John Fortson (will attend the Festival) Writer: John Fortson Producer: Christie Lynn Smith FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 19 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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Sisak
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://youtu.be/KTtgOaIWC4Q VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Set in the fast-paced environs of the usually bustling Mumbai local train system, “Sisak” details a romance that develops slowly and intoxicatingly, nestled in the silences and quiet comforts of the end-of-day train journeys between two men. An allegory to Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalizes homosexuality, “Sisak” is a return to the unspoken, unsaid and universal expressions of love. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Faraz Arif Ansari Writer: Faraz Arif Ansari Producer: Faraz Arif Ansari FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative short Length:…
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Speak
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/168413305 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS The story of a girl haunted by old traumas that threaten her ability to connect with even the most sincere suitor. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Laura Seay (will attend the Festival) Writer: Laura Seay Producer: Laura Seay and Kyle McKeever FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
Jul 29
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Stars
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Grandpa and grandson are street sellers selling stars in a town near the shore. One night, they alas run out of the stars. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: National Bank of Middlebury CREDITS Director: Hans Zhang Writer: Hans Zhang Producer: Hans Zhang FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short, Animation, Family Length: 5 min Location: China Language: None
Jul 29
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The Sun at Midnight
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKu9pLdle9w NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Following her mother’s death, teenage Lia is sent to spend the summer with her Gwich’in grandmother in a small Canadian Subarctic community. Desperate to return to city life, she steals a boat and sets out into the vast Northern wilderness hoping to reach the nearest town. Lost, she is discovered by Alfred, a Gwich’in hunter who reluctantly takes her under his wing as he navigates the massive landscape in search of caribou. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 20187 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Kirsten Carthew Writer: Kirsten Carthew Producer: Jill…
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There Are No Brothers Here
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
2017 VTEDDY WINNER: BEST SHORT NARRATIVE VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Based on the testimonies of detained Syrian protesters and the regime’s interrogators who tortured them, this film tells the story of Rami, a young and frightened revolutionary and Mustafa, a volatile secret police agent, struggling to wrest control of their own fates and that of their country from each other’s hands during a night of intense interrogation. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: 7:15 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Emma Findlen LeBlanc (will attend the Festival) Writer: Emma Findlen LeBlanc Producer: Emma Findlen LeBlanc & Taylor Lee Nagel…
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Then Who?
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Three children and their babysitter discover that the cookies from the cookie jar have been stolen. They conduct an investigation to uncover the cookie thief amongst them. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 10:30 am Location: National Bank of Middlebury CREDITS Director: Sofi Taylor (will attend the Festival) Writer: Sofi Taylor Producer: Sofi Taylor FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short, Family Length: 13 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 1
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Unnatural Selection
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/211496559 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS That morning, Julie’s troubles come one after another. Late for work, she gets harassed in the street by Karim and his buddy Kevin. Arriving at her office, Julie must also face the daily sexist remarks of her boss Bruno. So, when Julie discovers that the job candidate she is interviewing is none other than Karim, her street stalker, she is determined to teach him a lesson by showing him what unnatural selection really is. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm Location: Town Hall Theater CREDITS Director: Geneviève Delouche Writer: Geneviève Delouche…
Aug 1
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Untitled
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS An old stone house, somewhere in the world. Against a dusky slate-gray sky, figures appear, as in a dream. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Aurelia Thierree (will attend the Festival) Writer: Aurelia Thierree Producer: Aurelia Thierree FILM INFORMATION Genre: Experimental Short Length: 3 min Location: France Language: None
Jul 29
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Visitors
29 Jul, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/181136310 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS While visiting their estranged father George at his remote and isolated farm, Cole and Kayleigh find themselves facing a series of strange events and a group of uninvited visitors with mysterious and sinister intentions. An old, forgotten bond rekindles, and a once broken and divided family begins piecing itself together in order to survive, overcome and become whole again. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 26th, 2017 Time: 1:30 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Alon Juwal (will attend the Festival) Writer: Alon Juwal Producer: Kseniya Yorsh FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 15 min…
Aug 1
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What’s Revenge
1 Aug, 2017. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/184002817 https://vimeo.com/183549486 NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS An innovative docu-fiction work, the film adapts elements from 70’s pulp revenge cinema to address the problems and pitfalls of relationships in the modern age. The film uses a blend of staged reenactments of real events and fictionalized scenarios inspired by the experiences of the cast and crew. A feminist piece of genre-bending film that follows two friends seeking to explain the reason behind the injustices inflicted upon them by the men in their lives. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Sunday, August 27th, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm Location: Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Kat Hunt (will attend…
Jul 31
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And Then I Was French
31 Jul, 2016. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/125455348 US PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Sensitive wallflower Cara exists quietly in her humdrum life until the appearance of charismatic Jay unlocks powerful desires within her. When Jay's beautiful French lover arrives, Cara's journey to self-discovery takes a dark and unexpected turn, with tragic consequences, as Karma rears its head once more. SCREENING INFORMATION Date: Saturday, August 27, 2016 Time: 7:15pm Location: Marquis Screening Room The Complete Festival Schedule CREDITS Director: Claire Leona Apps (will attend the Festival) Writer: Claire Leona Apps Producer: Amy Thornton and Claire Leona Apps FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative feature Length: 106 min Location: UK Language: English