MNFF Franklin Film Development Fund Completes Successful First Year of Grant Making
We are very pleased to announce that the MNFF Franklin Film Development Fund has completed a successful inaugural year of grant making. Begun in August 2019, the Fund was created tostimulate the production of feature length narrative films through a script submission process. The process is open exclusively and only to MNFF alumni, now totaling 350 filmmakers. The Fund awards $10,000 grants to two MNFF alumni filmmakers each year whose narrative scripts are selected by a panel of judges comprised of industry professionals. The MNFF Franklin Film Development Fund originated with a significant and groundbreaking donation from Churchill and Janet…
PASSES & TICKETS ON SALE NOW
We are thrilled to announce that tickets and passes to the 6th annual MNFF are now available! Navigate to our homepage here to see the film program, peruse short film lineups, and secure your pass (and / or tickets!) today.
MNFF6 UPDATE: THE FEST GOES ONLINE!
Greetings to our family of friends, supporters and filmmakers from around the world! We truly hope that this note finds you healthy, safe and coping well in these very challenging times. For the last few months, since the COVID-19 pandemic descended on our country, our state, our community, we have been patiently watching developments and maintaining a cautiously optimistic position that a limited version of the 6th Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival could be staged in late August. And, indeed, the progress that the State of Vermont has made in combating the virus is remarkable, thanks in no small…