Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | Rhode Island | Television

Cape Verdean Stories

Director and Producer Claire Andrade-Watkins talks about the films being showcased in a 30-year retrospective at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston this June 18-19.

14 Jun , 2016 | Posted by:

Working the Boats

Claire Andrade-Watkins talks to NewEnglandFilm.com about the inspiration, distribution and television broadcasts for her films, which are being presented in a retrospective on Cape Verdean history at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

 

Editing | Females in Film | Interviews | Los Angeles | Massachusetts

The Invisible Craft of Film Editing

An interview with Film Editor and 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellow, Eileen Meyer, about finding her craft, applying for the grant, and working as an editor

9 Jun , 2016 | Written by Catherine Stewart | Posted by:

Eileen Meyer (Photo by Claire Marie Vogel)

Fellow female filmmakers discuss work, life, and more in this new series, Females in Film. For this installment, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Catherine Stewart talks to the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellow, Eileen Meyer about the invisible art of film editing.

Drama | Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts | Reports

Kickstart Sundown

Massachusetts filmmaker Brendan Boogie seeks Kickstarter support for the local independent film Sundown.

6 Jun , 2016 | Written by Paul Kandarian | Posted by:

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Massachusetts filmmaker Brendan Boogie is seeking Kickstarter support for his feature-length indie film, Sundown, a feature-length drama about the ravages and absurdities of a family living with dementia.

Connecticut | Industry News | Local Industry | Maine | Massachusetts | New England | New Hampshire | Reports | Rhode Island | Vermont

Industry News: June 2016

Happenings, industry buzz and call for films in the New England film industry.

3 Jun , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

The Guys Next Door screens at Provincetown International Film Festival this month.

The summer film festival season in New England kicks off, plus industry buzz, screenings, calls for films, and more. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

Distribution | How To's | Technology

Does Your Website Suck?

10 Critical Website Mistakes That Filmmakers Make & How to Avoid Them

26 May , 2016 | Written by James Franklin and Kieran Masterton with introduction by Peter Broderick | Posted by:

An example of good design

Your website can enable you to maximize your film’s distribution, build a powerful audience, and have a sustainable career. Unfortunately, few independent filmmakers understand the importance of having an effective website let alone how to build and maintain a great site. Hence, this invaluable guide—courtesy of Peter Broderick, James Franklin and Kieran Masterton.

Connecticut | Industry News | Local Industry | Massachusetts | New Hampshire | Reports | Rhode Island | Vermont

Industry News: May 2016

Happenings, industry buzz and call for films and scripts in the New England film industry.

13 May , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Minor Attraction, a film by Amelia Evans, was one of the films that received a LEF Foundation grant. See LEF upcoming grant call on their website.

LEF Foundation grant recipients, Vermont filmmaker Jay Craven works on his next feature, and other happenings, opportunities and industry buzz. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

Documentary | Females in Film | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts

A Small Good Thing

Pamela Tanner Boll’s documentary A Small Good Thing ponders: what makes a good life?

27 Apr , 2016 | Written by Catherine Stewart | Posted by:

DP Gary Henoch with Director Pamela Tanner Boll (Credit: Topher Baldwin)

Fellow female filmmakers discuss work, life, and more in this series, Females in Film. For this installment, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Catherine Stewart talks to filmmaker Pamela Tanner Boll as her latest work, A Small Good Thing releases in theaters.

Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts | Reports

Kickstart New England: Confused… by Love

Massachusetts filmmaker Crosby Tatum seeks GoFundMe support for a screening tour.

20 Apr , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

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Massachusetts filmmaker Crosby Tatum and the team behind Confused… by Love seek GoFundMe support for their upcoming screening tour.

Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Reports | Rhode Island

Kickstart New England: Whisper Violet

A Kickstarter campaign for a film by Amelia Votta.

16 Apr , 2016 | Posted by:

Whisper Violet.

Amelia Votta raises funds for Whisper Violet, her senior honors thesis film at University of Rhode Island.

Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film School & Education | Vermont

Stowe Story Labs Fellowship

NewEnglandFilm.com partners again this year with Stowe Story Labs to offer a full Fellowship to the September 2016 Labs.

13 Apr , 2016 | Posted by:

Stowe Story Labs Founding Mentors Chris Millis, Ellen Parks, and David Pope outside the Helen Day Art Center.

For the third year, NewEnglandFilm.com and Stowe Story Labs are partnering to bring the world’s top emerging screenwriters, filmmakers and creative producers together from around the world to work with leading industry professionals and peers to develop and advance your projects.