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Industry News: May 2016

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.

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Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Reports | Rhode Island

Kickstart New England: Whisper Violet

16 Apr , 2016 | Posted by:

Whisper Violet.

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

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Industry News: April 2016

8 Apr , 2016 | Posted by:

The Wicked Queer LGBT Festival screens films in Boston this month, including Clambake, a documentary by Andrea Meyerson that charts the growth of Women’s Week in Provincetown, from its inception to becoming the thriving "lesbian mecca" it is today.

Film festivals across New England, Stowe Story Labs applications, and other happenings, opportunities and industry buzz. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Helming Women in Film

5 Apr , 2016 | Written by Chuck Slavin | Posted by:

CameraAO

Actor/Producer/Activist and Women in Film Video New England Board Member Chuck Slavin interviews Alecia Jean Orsini Lebeda for an installment in his series, The DotCommentary, to discuss her work in the local film industry and her vision for WIFVNE.

 

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Industry News: March 2016

10 Mar , 2016 | Posted by:

Sally Wu won the Salem Film Fest Doc-a-chusetts Pitch Fest for her film If You Leave.

Robert Redford slated to film in Rhode Island, winner of Salem Film Fest’s Doc-u-chusetts Pitch, and other screenings, calls for films and scripts and industry news. To submit a blurb for industry news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Teen & Children Summer Filmmaking Camps

18 Feb , 2016 | Posted by:

Campers at the KidsEye Filmmaking Camp in Rhode Island.

NewEnglandFilm.com has compiled some of the best summer film programs in New England for young people who want to get a jumpstart on their careers, or even their future hobby.

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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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Industry News: January 2016

12 Jan , 2016 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Life Without Basketball is one of the films granted an award in 2016 by the LEF Foundation.

LEF New England Moving Image grants, film fests in Maine, and upcoming screenwriting retreats. To submit news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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6 Film Nonprofits to Support in New England

5 Dec , 2015 | Posted by:

Rhode Island International Film Festival

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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Filmmaking | Interviews | Rhode Island

Festival Interview: Award Winner Eric Latek

6 Oct , 2015 | Posted by:

A still from Anna.

Eric Latek’s film began with the noble and ambitious goal of ‘capturing the soul’ of his godmother Anna after she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Ultimately, what Latek accomplishes is so much more.

Anna been awarded Best Documentary for the 2015 Online New England Film Festival. Learn more or watch Anna online.

 

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