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Festival Interview: Clothes Encounter

18 Sep , 2016 | Written by Harry Nichols | Posted by:

Mike Perlman’s “Thrift Shop” parody Clothes Encounter is now screening on NewEnglandFilm.com through October 15 as part of the 2016 Online New England Film Festival. In this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com, Perlman shares how the advertisement came together and provides a sneak preview of his next project.

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Festival Interview: Dunk Tank Clowns

16 Sep , 2016 | Written by Harry Nichols | Posted by:

Director Daniel McGuire recalls the clown who inspired his short Dunk Tank Clowns and a crowd’s reaction to one of his subjects in this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com. Originally screened at Salem Film Fest, his film is now screening here through October 15 as part of the 2016 Online New England Film Festival.

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Festival Interview: The Something

12 Sep , 2016 | Written by Harry Nichols | Posted by:

Tom Babbitt talks about hearing his mom’s stories as a child, becoming an animator and being a “fierce champion of your own work.” His film, The Something, which screened as part of the Providence Children’s Film Festival, is currently available to watch on NewEnglandFilm.com as part of the 2016 Online New England Film Festival.

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Industry News: September 2016

6 Sep , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

New England film industry news includes fellowship opportunities, upcoming screenings and festivals, and other industry buzz.

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Film Industry News: August 2016

17 Aug , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Upcoming events at ITVFest, Camden International Film Festival, fellowship opportunities with Karen Schmeer organization and MacDowell Colony, winners announced from Woods Hole and Rhode Island International Film Festival, and more. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Amber Russell: 2016 Stowe Story Labs Fellow

15 Aug , 2016 | Posted by:

Maine writer Amber Russell earned the Stowe Story Labs / NewEnglandFilm.com Fellowship for her script Margaret, which she wrote because, as she says, “I grew up not knowing how a woman from my own state rose to power and even ran for President.”

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Maine Movie: Neptune

26 Jul , 2016 | Written by Josh Kirk | Posted by:

Producer Allen Baldwin discusses the East Coast film scene, Maine’s Last House Productions, and his recent film Neptune, which screens this August at the Woods Hole Film Festival.

 

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Camden Launches Year-round Institute for Docs

14 Jul , 2016 | Posted by:

Camden International Film Festival announces the launch of their Points North Institute, a year-round institute poised to be a launching pad for the next generation of nonfiction storytellers. The institute’s retreats, residencies, fellowships and grant programs will provide a full spectrum of resources for nonfiction filmmakers and media artists.

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Industry News: July 2016

6 Jul , 2016 | Posted by:

Summer outdoor screenings, New England Emmy Awards, and other industry buzz, screenings, calls for films, and more. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Industry News: June 2016

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

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.

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