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Filmmaking | Interviews | Rhode Island

From RI to Oscar: Talking with Producer Erika Hampson

28 Feb , 2010 | Written by Michele Meek | Posted by:

Producer Erika Hampson talks about her Rhode Island roots and her recent producing work on several narrative and documentary films including the Academy Award-nominated short 'The New Tenants.'

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A Taste of French Cinema in Providence

28 Feb , 2010 | Written by Maddy Kadish | Posted by:

The French Short Film Festival sails into Rhode Island this month? Oui!

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Filmmaking | Interviews | Rhode Island

Exploring the Great Outdoors with Gus

31 Jan , 2010 | Written by Michele Meek | Posted by:

Rhode Island filmmaker Sean Nightingale teams up with his six-year-old son Gus on an exploration of nature in the series Gus Outdoors. The first installment Gull Island, which screens this month as part of the first-ever Providence Children’s Film Festival, takes viewers to a seagull nesting location in Rhode Island to learn about how the birds hatch and survive.

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Industry News – October 2009

1 Oct , 2009 | Written by Alexandria Lima | Posted by:

State budget woes force Mass Cultural Council to cut programs, Williamstown Film Festival rolls in, calls for entries galore and more… A report of news & happenings in the local industry for October 2009.

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Industry News – August 2009

31 Jul , 2009 | Written by Alexandria Lima | Posted by:

LEF New England announces grant deadlines, calls for “awesomeness” sound (with a cash reward), RIIFF takes over Rhode Island, and more… the August 2009 report of industry news, festivals and happenings.

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Local Legislators on Tax Credits

31 Jul , 2009 | Written by Michele Meek | Posted by:

How to contact your local state legislators in New England to emphasize the necessity to maintain or create filmmaking tax credits.

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Industry News – July 2009

30 Jun , 2009 | Written by Alexandria Lima | Posted by:

The beginning of summer means festivals, festivals, and – you guessed it – more festivals; Connecticut and Maine film industries struggle; and more… the July 2009 report of industry news and happenings.

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Blogging Newport International 2009

9 Jun , 2009 | Written by C.E. Craner | Posted by:

C.E. Craner gives her take on ad men, thwarted love, and cross-cultural comedy on the heels of the 2009 Newport International Film Festival, held June 3-7 in Rhode Island.

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Industry News – June 2009

31 May , 2009 | Written by Erin Trahan | Posted by:

Spring showers bring May festivals and May festivals bring June award announcements, the Brattle issues a call for trailers to 'smackdown,' and perturbed viewers storm out of Boston Film Night... the June 2009 report of industry news, festivals, and happenings.

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Industry News – May 2009

30 Apr , 2009 | Written by Erin Trahan | Posted by:

Is May New England's unofficial Animation Month? Six Berkshire filmmakers make the cut for their hometown fest, plans to help you turn 'soft money into gold' are in the works, IFFBoston attracts record audience, and more... the May 2009 report of industry news, festivals, and happenings.

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