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Boston Sci-Fi Film Fest Interview: Paul J Salamoff

10 Feb , 2019 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

Director Paul J Salamoff discusses his film Encounter, a science fiction film about an otherwordly object crashes into a field and into the life of artist Will Dawkins, and the metaphor of trying to find your way back from being lost.

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Boston Sci-Fi Fest Interview: Director Michael Neel

2 Feb , 2019 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

Director Michael Neel discusses his film Infinite Santa 8000, a twist on the treasured legend, and how the director’s cut, screening at the 2019 Boston Sci-Fi Film Festival became a version of the film he always imagined.

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New England Film Industry News: February 2019

1 Feb , 2019 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Stowe Story Labs application season begins, Salem Film Fest’s Mass Reality Check open to student documentary shorts submissions, plus other industry buzz ,upcoming festivals, awards, events, and grants.

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New England Film Industry News: January 2019

10 Jan , 2019 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

A call to take over The Independent, a new book about female filmmakers, and upcoming festivals, awards, events, and grants.

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New England Film Industry News: November 2018

1 Nov , 2018 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Fall film festivals galore, plus new films & series underway in Massachusetts, plus open calls for filmmakers.

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And the 2018 New England Online Film Festal Winners Are…

8 Oct , 2018 | Posted by:

We present the winners of the 10th Annual New England Online Film Festival!

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New England Film Industry News: October 2018

5 Oct , 2018 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Two television series start shooting in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, the Online New England Film Festival continues with short local films to screen online, plus local grants and film festivals.

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2018 Festival Interview: Project Puffin

21 Sep , 2018 | Written by John W. Arvanitis | Posted by:

Project Puffin profiles the efforts of conservationists working on the coast of Maine to study, protect and nurture the United States’ only colony of puffins. In this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com, Vanessa Kahn, one of the writers and directors of Project Puffin, discusses how she got into filmmaking, where she’s headed, and, surprisingly, what the puffins taught her about filmmaking.

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2018 Festival Interview: Liberty and Justice: A Cautionary Tale in the Land of the Free

20 Sep , 2018 | Written by John W. Arvanitis | Posted by:

Liberty and Justice get lost wandering through a dark wood in search of a new leader in this wordless stop-motion political satire.

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2018 Festival Interview: Looking Back at Me

20 Sep , 2018 | Posted by:

In this short documentary, Alex Escajac tells the story of Sade Bolger, an 18-year-old musician from Vermont who recently came out as non-binary,

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