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Two Birds
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
PREMIERE DESIGNATION WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Trapped in a sort of domestic hellscape, on opposite sides of the same wall, Eva and Desiree must find a way to survive. The two characters develop diverging approaches to their circumstances but converge at a point of emotional vulnerability. Two Birds explores the psychological effects of solitary confinement and pulls the larger matrix of gender and domesticity into focus. https://vimeo.com/348457311 SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 23, 2019 10:00 am Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Moira Fett (will attend the festival) Writer: Moira Fett Producer: Kerry Levielle (will attend the festival) FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short…
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We Want Our Money Back
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
PREMIERE DESIGNATION WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Shortly after breaking up, a couple returns to their therapist to demand a refund. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:30 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Ethan Mermelstein (will attend the festival) Writer: Ethan Mermelstein Producer: Silvia Chen FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 6 min Location: USA Language: English
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We Were Islands
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
PREMIERE DESIGNATION NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Reeta, a young stand-up comedian, feels the heat. As she edges closer to the ominous age of 30, she feels the ever-mounting pressure to fall in love, get married, and settle down. Her growing doubts and conservative Indian family are certainly not helping the situation. When she meets lonely funeral home employee Juliun, her happy ending finally feels imminent. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 24, 2019 7:15 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Amrita Pradhan (will attend the festival) Writer: Amrita Pradhan Producer: Amrita Pradhan FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 80 min Location: USA Language:…
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Wildlike
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS A gruff backpacker (Bruce Greenwood) helps a troubled teen (Ella Purnell) trek through the Alaskan wilderness to make her way back home to Seattle. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z99xBXUiWPk SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 25, 2019 10:00 am Town Hall Theater NOTE: This screening is a tribute to Honoree Bruce Greenwood, who will appear. CREDITS Director: Frank Hall Green Writer: Frank Hall Green Producer: Frank Hall Green Actor: Bruce Greenwood (will attend the festival) FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 104 min Location: USA Language: English Individual Advance Tickets On Sale August 5 - August 25 BUY ADVANCE TICKETS
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The Witch in the Window
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
PREMIERE DESIGNATION NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make, she's getting stronger. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rq-2LIxI6eM SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:00 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Andy Mitton (will attend the festival) Writer: Andy Mitton Producers: Andy Mitton, Richard King, Alex Draper (will attend the festival) FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 77 min Location: USA Language: English Individual Advance Tickets On Sale August 5 - August 25 BUY ADVANCE…
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Woman at War
31 Jul, 2019. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS Halla, a woman in her forties, declares war on the local aluminum industry to prevent it from disfiguring her country. She risks all she has to protect the highlands of Iceland - but the situation could change with the unexpected arrival of a small orphan in her life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2v3_jHrvBQ SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 23, 2019 7:15 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Benedikt Erlingsson Writers: Ólafur Egill Egilsson, Benedikt Erlingsson Producers: Benedikt Erlingsson, Carine Leblanc, Marianne Slot FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Feature Length: 101 min Locations: Iceland, France, Ukraine Languages: Icelandic, Spanish, English, Ukrainian Individual Advance Tickets On Sale August…
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Are You Holding Me, or Am I Holding Myself?
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/241199780 SYNOPSIS An experimental film that visually examines the relationship between our minds and our bodies, our thoughts and our actions and the gaps between what we want to feel and what we actually experience. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: César Brodermann, Writer: César Brodermann Producer: César Brodermann FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: USA Language: English
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the beautiful: The Stories She Tell
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS By unraveling her head scarf, a woman reveals her hair as well as her reflections on black self-image. SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 26, 2018 10:00 am Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Maeve Jackson (will attend the festival) Writer: Destinny Fletcher Producer: Maeve Jackson FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 3 min Location: USA Language: English
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Bless Me Father
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A parish priest is faced with a moral dilemma when a local parishioner comes to deliver a confession which directly affects the priest’s life and that of his extended family. The priest is torn between his duty to offer forgiveness and his personal reaction to such a life changing revelation. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Paul Horan Writer: Paul Horan Producers: Paul Horan, Mike Donnelly FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English
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Charmer
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A middle-aged woman meets up for a date with a bachelor she met on an Internet dating site. On first impression he’s unpleasant and blunt, but as the date goes on, the pair finds a common ground in their shared loneliness and romantic failures. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Judah Finnigan (will attend the festival) Writer: Judah Finnigan Producer: Olivia Shanks FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 12 min Location: New Zealand Language: English
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Coming of Age
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS The loss of innocence can come at any age. In the afterglow of sex, a generation gap opens between two men as they struggle to define trust in the age of open marriage and No-Strings-Attached hookups. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 1:30 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Doug Tompos Writer: Doug Tompos Producers: Doug Tompos, Risa Bramon Garcia, Steve Braun FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 8 min Location: USA Language: English
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Dormancy
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
SYNOPSIS A young French Canadian couple living in rural Vermont confronts a strange new reality after the passage of the 1931 Vermont Law, “An Act for Human Betterment by Voluntary Sterilization.” The woman, Emily Cloutier, struggles to hold onto the future that she dreams of. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Luke Becker-Lowe (will attend the festival), Nicholas Callais Writer: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais Producers: Luke Becker-Lowe, Nicholas Callais FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 16 min Location: USA Language: English