Jul 31
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I Was Here
31 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
2018 VTEDDY WINNER: BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SYNOPSIS Artist or curated hoarder? For the past forty years, Louis Zoellar Bickett has operated an archive out of his home in Lexington, KY. From q-tips and stamps to urine and semen samples, Louis' archive documents all aspects of his daily life. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Screening Room CREDITS Director: Julian Dalrymple (will attend the festival) Writer: Julian Dalrymple Producers: Julian Dalrymple, Matthew Hill FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length: 5 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Jacob Burns Creative Culture Showcase
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC), based in Pleasantville, New York, continues its fruitful collaboration with MNFF to advance the work of emerging voices in independent filmmaking. MNFF presents its second showcase of the JBFC's Creative Culture program. The Creative Culture directors represented at this year's screening are: Reggie Altidor, Leah Galant, Emily Ann Hoffman, Crystal Kayiza, Kerry LeVielle, Ariel Noltimier Strauss, Tyler Rabinowitz and Rahessa Vitorio. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 10:30 am Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Various* Writer: Various Producer: Various FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative, Documentary Shorts Length: 85 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Lake Effect
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/257731109 SYNOPSIS A northern New England-based father-daughter filmmaker team explores the connection between neurotoxins found in the water and the onset of sporadic cases of a terminal disease. SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 26, 2018 1:00 pm Twilight Hall CREDITS Director: Jackie Heltz (will attend the festival) Writer: Jackie Heltz Producers: Jim and Jackie Heltz FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length: 32 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Late Afternoon
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Emily finds herself disconnected from the world around her. She goes on a journey through her memories to relive different moments from her life. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Dana Auditorium CREDITS Director: Louise Bagnall Writer: Louise Bagnall Producer: Nuria González Blanco FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 9 min Location: Ireland Language: English
Jul 30
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Life After
30 Jul, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Nisha, a single mother and Indian immigrant, travels to New York City to clear out her deceased daughter Zara’s apartment. In the midst of her profound grief, Nisha must decide whether to embrace or ignore the truth about her daughter’s short life. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Ria Tobaccowala (will attend the festival) Writer: Ria Tobaccowala Producer: Maria Altamirano FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 13 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Light of the World
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Gordon and Ralph, two octogenarians, meet weekly to chew the fat about life, football, Proust, world affairs. Light of the World is a study of love, friendship and loss, about holding on to life in the valley of the shadow of death. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 26, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Malachi Smyth Writer: Malachi Smyth Producers: Malachi Smyth, Ben Pullen FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 9 min Location: England Language: English
Aug 2
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Lily
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cW7IqN-eKBk WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS After insisting, Lily convinces her husband Cooper to visit the local nursing home. She is excited about the place, but the tour does not impress. He meets Samantha, one of the residents, and has a conversation that changes his mind. When he finally decides to go back to Lily, he realizes it is already too late. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 26, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Danilo Herrera Writer: Danilo Herrera Producer: Danilo Herrera FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 9 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Lotte that Silhouette Girl
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/249195856 VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Before Walt Disney, there was Lotte Reiniger. She invented the multiplane camera and created the first animated feature. This innovative film explores the life and times of a groundbreaking woman who is finally being given her due. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:15 pm Dana Auditorium CREDITS Directors: Carla Patullo, Elizabeth Beecherl Writers: Carla Patullo, Elizabeth Beecherl Producer: Trick Studio FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length: 10 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Meeting George
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/278692324/818defcb32 WORLD PREMIERE SYNOPSIS A son searches to reconnect with his deceased father through old home movies and conversations with the past. SCREENING INFORMATION Thursday, August 23, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Matt Lennon Writer: Matt Lennon Producer: Matt Lennon FILM INFORMATION Genre: Documentary Short Length: 20 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Monty
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
2018 VTEDDY WINNER: JACOB BURNS FILM CENTER CREATIVE CULTURE AWARD NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE SYNOPSIS Monty J. makes one-of-a-kind ceramic planters. His work is playful yet edgy and full of character. Though he wishes he could just make his art all day, Monty has to work two jobs to support himself. In this film, Monty reveals his process, how he thinks about his art, and what it takes to survive as an artist in New York today. SCREENING INFORMATION Sunday, August 26, 2018 1:00 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Margaret Metzger (will attend festival) Writer: Margaret Metzger Producer: Margaret Metzger FILM INFORMATION…
Aug 2
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My Son. My Moon.
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
https://vimeo.com/281520594 NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE SYNOPSIS This narrative short explores a mother and son’s struggle with the many dimensions of her Alzheimer's. SCREENING INFORMATION Friday, August 24, 2018 10:30 am Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Shaya Mulcahy (will attend the festival) Writer: Shaya Mulcahy Producers: Shaya Mulcahy, Michael Reilly FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 8 min Location: USA Language: English
Aug 2
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Night Call
2 Aug, 2018. 0 Comments. . Posted By: Gorilla Web
VERMONT PREMIERE SYNOPSIS When on a routine patrol, a black female cop living in and patrolling Inglewood [California], gets called to a disturbance, she is forced to make an unprecedented, life altering decision. SCREENING INFORMATION Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:30 pm Marquis Main CREDITS Director: Amanda Renee Knox Writer: Joseph Sousa Producers: Phabillia Afflack-Borja, Miriam Anwari FILM INFORMATION Genre: Narrative Short Length: 18 min Location: USA Language: English