2014 Online New England Film Festival

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The Cost of Doing Business

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2014 | Directed by Hugh Guiney

A young professional with a dark past agrees to participate in an art project for some extra cash, but ends up with more than she bargained for.

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The Janitor

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2012 | Directed by Mark Battle

A lonely immigrant who cleans up in the wake of assassinations is confronted with a moral dilemma when he is ordered to finish a botched job.

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The Last Irene; Where Did All the Water Come From?

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2013 | Directed by Teo Erik Zagar

A collaborative effort between Vermont Institute of Science and Professor Cathleen Geiger, a geoscientist at the University of Delaware, who resides in West Hartford, VT, this film profiles Tropical Storm Irene and its impact on Vermont. The film demonstrates how Irene was both major environmental event and a major life event for Vermonters, and in doing so, offers a “teachable moment” for explaining the science of extreme weather events.

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The Perfect Buddy

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2013 | Directed by Michael Parks Randa

In an effort to cure his loneliness, a retired scientist goes back to the lab for one last experiment: to create the perfect buddy.

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The Silly Bastard Next to the Bed

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2014 | Directed by Scott Calonico

JFK handles a scandal over some pricey bedroom furniture in the last summer of his presidency.

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Toby MacNutt: Body of Work

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2013 | Directed by Ashley DeLucco & Elizabeth Rossano

In this short documentary, a Vermont fiber and dance artist demonstrates how self-expression and personal adversities are inextricably bound. What do her two forms have in common? Her self-described “New England work ethic” has something to do with it.

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Death, Taxes and Apple Juice

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2012 | Directed by Tamar Halpern

Two little girls sip chardonnay, ponder life, and try to file their taxes.

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Here and Now

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2013 | Directed by Julian Higgins

Over the course of a summer weekend, a young married couple contemplate the future of their strained relationship, reflecting back on the times when they were most in love. Starring Abigail Spencer (Rectify, Mad Men, Suits) and Josh Pence (The Social Network, The Dark Knight Rises, Draft Day), Here and Now was selected by Ron Howard as the winner of Canon’s “Project Imaginat1on” Contest.

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Donner Party: The Musical

Sep 2014 | Posted by:

2013 | Directed by Andrew Migliori

In 1846, en route to California, the Donner Party became snowbound in the mountains for weeks without food. Amid hardship and escalating tensions, Eliza Donner seeks comfort from the handsome and mysterious James Reed, Jr., despite his appetite for secrecy. In time, the two sweethearts hunger for each other, but what is it they crave?

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Monsura is Waiting

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Monsura is Waiting
2014 | Directed by Kevin Newbury

Down-and-out middle-aged sisters Betty and Dot have spent the past fifteen years performing a vaudeville act inspired by classic 1960’s Japanese horror movies. As the line between fantasy and reality begins to blur, Dot longs to escape the world of ‘The Two Tiny Beauties of Infant Island,’ while Betty begins to believe that Monsura is actually coming to save her.