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Kickstart New England: Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar

1 Apr , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Help us Kickstart a new film by filmmaker Sky Sabin, Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar

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Kickstart New England: Guys Next Door; Confused by Love; Lily

12 Mar , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Help kickstart three worthy local films this month -- The Guys Next Door, a documentary by Allie Humenuk and Amy Geller that explores the lives of two families and examines issues of gay rights, marriage, and surrogacy in the United States today; Confused By Love, a film produced, written, and directed by Crosby Tatum and partially inspired by his teenage years, when he and his mother had nowhere to live; and Emerson College student film Lily, an ambitious 1950s period-piece for which the students plan to build an entire set for the film.

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Kickstart New England: Who Is Lydia Loveless?

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

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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Kickstart New England: Finding the Gold Within and Uprising

14 Jan , 2015 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

This month's Kickstart New England series features Karina Epperlein's film that tells the story of six young black men from Akron, Ohio and their experiences attending college and Emerson College student Jennifer Zemke's thesis film Uprising, which will be made in conjunction with her written thesis on racial representation in science fiction and fantasy. To have your film featured in this series, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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10 Books Every Independent Filmmaker Should Own… and 4 for Screenwriters Too

8 Dec , 2014 | Written by NewEnglandFilm.com | Posted by:

Whether you're looking for a gift idea for someone else or a filmmaker yourself, NewEnglandFilm.com has compiled 10 essential books that every independent filmmaker should own, plus 4 for screenwriters.

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Kickstart New England: Harrison

3 Dec , 2014 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Emerson College student Holly Horne seeks Indiegogo funding for her BFA Thesis Film Harrison. To be featured in the Kickstart New England series, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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Kickstart New England: The Orson Welles Complex

7 Nov , 2014 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

A devastating fire in 1986 left the film landmark, the Orson Welles Complex in Cambridge, Mass shuttered, but its mark on film history had already been made. Now filmmaker Garen Daly is working on a film to chronicle the history of the theatre. Read more about it in this month's Kickstart New England series. To be considered for the series, email editor@newenglandfilm.com.

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Kickstart New England: Wander, Wonder, Wilderness

3 Oct , 2014 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Boston-based Paul Turano and the filmmakers behind Wander, Wonder, Wilderness seek Kickstarter support for this ambitious interactive documentary project. Set on multiple platforms, the project will explore Boston’s green spaces, also known as 'urban wilds,' and offer audiences the chance to digitally chronicle their experiences in these natural environments.

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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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Kickstart New England: NewEnglandFilm.com and Spin the Plate

2 Aug , 2014 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

This month's Kickstart New England series we feature our own Indiegogo campaign for a NewEnglandFilm.com relaunch where you can pick up some great perks for your contributions, as well as a Kickstarter campaign for local film Spin the Plate.

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