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Industry News: February 2016

8 Feb , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

The Mine Wars, produced by the local company The Film Posse, airs on PBS.

Academy Award celebrations (and news from Camden International Film Festival to be a qualifying fest), plus more industry buzz, screenings, events and film opportunities. To submit news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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6 Film Nonprofits to Support in New England

5 Dec , 2015 | Posted by:

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How about spreading some holiday joy (and much-needed money) to these six local film nonprofits? We’ve chosen one for each New England state.

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Kickstart New England: Revenge of the Killer Shrews

18 Sep , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

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In this regular series, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Casey Stirling features local films aiming to raise money through crowdfunding. In this installment, Connecticut filmmaker Bart Grieb seeks Indiegogo support for Revenge of the Killer Shrews, a sequel to his 2000 short film Taming of the Killer Shrews. To have your film featured in this series, email news@newenglandfilm.com at least a month in advance of your campaign launch.

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Industry News: June 2015

4 Jun , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

The film Elgin Park screens at Nantucket Film Festival in June 2015.

Catch up with the latest New England film industry buzz, opportunities, festivals and events in this monthly report. To submit news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Film Boot Camp: Jay Craven Discusses the Making of Northern Borders

9 Apr , 2015 | Written by Christine Galeone | Posted by:

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Vermont-based filmmaker Jay Craven discusses the groundbreaking educational program that produced the film Northern Borders, a feature film starring Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick and Academy Award nominees Bruce Dern and Genevieve Bujold.

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Interview with Maria Clinton, Documentary Filmmaker and MFA Student at VCFA

30 Mar , 2015 | Written by Catherine Stewart | Posted by:

Fellow female filmmakers discuss work, life, and more in this new series, Females in Film. For this installment, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Catherine Stewart talks with documentary filmmaker Maria Clinton, a student at the Vermont College of Fine Art.

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Kickstart New England: Who Is Lydia Loveless?

9 Feb , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

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Who is Lydia Loveless? That’s the question director Gorman Bechard hopes to answer in his upcoming documentary. Twenty-three year old singer-songwriter Lydia Loveless, raised in Ohio, received much acclaim for her 2014 album Somewhere Else. Who Is Lydia Loveless? will follow her as she tours and performs, records in the studio with her band, and shares details of her life and work in interviews.

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Industry News: September 2014

4 Sep , 2014 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

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This month's industry news reports on local film awards, upcoming screenings (including the online screening of 42 films on NewEnglandFilm.com), the Mass Media Expo, and more. To report news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Creating a Trailer Before You Even Have a Film

1 Mar , 2014 | Written by Michael Cormier | Posted by:

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Don't have the money to make your film? Consider making just the trailer to attract interest -- that's what independent filmmaker Erik Bloomquist has done.

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Paying Homage to Korean War Veterans in Documentary

1 Mar , 2014 | Written by Sarah Blood | Posted by:

Filmmaker Conor Timmis pays homage to his late grandfather and others who fought in the Korean War, from 1950 to 1953, in his documentary Finnigan's War.

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