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Risky Play: An Interview with Erin Davis

19 Oct , 2015 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

You may have heard of the “free-range kids movement,” but you likely have never experienced an “adventure playground,” a place where children (without parents) can play with fire, hammers, saws, and more. Here, filmmaker Erin Davis talks about the inspiration and making of her short documentary The Land, and the conversation that it opens up about risky play.

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Females in Film | Filmmaking | Interviews | Local Industry | New York | Vermont

Bringing Animation to Film: Interview with Pollyzoom Illustrator and Artist Paula Allen from

27 Apr , 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 illustrator Paula Allen about her leap into animated filmmaking.

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

Kickstart New England: Young World Inventors and Brewland

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

This month, the Kickstart New England focuses on two worthy film projects -- Young World Inventor's mini-doc series focusing on inventive solutions to problems in Africa and beyond and Brewland, a documentary on craft beer in the U.S. To have your crowdfunding campaign featured here, email editor@newenglandfilm.com.

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Females in Film | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New York

An Interview with Filmmaker Stephanie Rabins

25 Aug , 2014 | 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 to filmmaker and educator Stephanie Rabins about her work as well as her recent move to New England.

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Filmmaking | New York | Vermont

Filmmaker Bianca Giaever Named NewEnglandFilm.com Stowe Story Labs Fellow

13 Aug , 2014 | Written by NewEnglandFilm.com | Posted by:

NewEnglandFilm.com nominated five talented filmmakers and writers for a fellowship to the 2014 Stowe Story Labs--filmmakers Julie Perkins, Geena Matuson, Bianca Giaever, Lorre Fritchy, and Vanessa Carmona. From this select pool of nominees, the Stowe Story Labs jury offered a fellowship to filmmaker Bianca Giaever.

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Connecticut | Film Funding | Interviews | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Massachusetts | New England | New York | Reports

Do Tax Incentives for the Film Industry Hurt or Help States?

31 Dec , 2010 | Written by B. Walter Irvine | Posted by:

A report rejects the states' ambitious use of tax breaks to develop the film industry, but the fine print (and everything else) is contentious.

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Film Funding | Filmmaking | Local Industry | Massachusetts | New England | New York | Report from the Front | Reports | Screenwriting

Lessons Learned on My Latest Film Set

31 May , 2010 | Written by Jared M. Gordon | Posted by:

My recent film shoot, a three-day affair for a 20-minute comedy, taught me the value of running a tight ship, as well as a few other things.

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Acting | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Massachusetts | New England | New York | Reports

Influx of Studio Pics Forces Actors and Casting Agencies to Grow

30 Sep , 2009 | Written by Kerry O’Donnell | Posted by:

This summer, Grown-Ups, The Fighter, Furry Vengeance, The Town, Zookeeper, and Wichita all set up shop in Massachusetts. With the high demand on casting agencies and actors, how is the system faring?

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Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New York

This Doc Stinks!

31 Aug , 2009 | Written by Mike Sullivan | Posted by:

Mary Godfrey discusses her documentary, 'Dumping Billy: The Story of the Crow Land Landfill,' which screens this month at the Newburyport Documentary Film Festival.

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Company/Organization Profiles | Filmmaking | Internet | Massachusetts | New York

New Media Company Spurs Political Involvement

31 Jul , 2009 | Written by Larissa Milashenko | Posted by:

Wellesley, MA native Nick Godfrey, of Crossborders, discusses the grind of getting a foot in the new media production door and the impact viral video can have on young people’s political behavior.

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