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2017 Festival Interview: Praying for Change

11 Oct , 2017 | Written by Harry Nichols | Posted by:

A still of Leroy Bailey from Brian McPartlan's documentary Praying for Change.

Screening through October 15 as part of the 2017 Online New England Film Festival, Praying for Change highlights homelessness in the US through the lens of Leroy Bailey, a man committed to improving the lives of homeless veterans. In this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com, the film’s director Brian McPartlan reveals his inspiration for the film and Netflix the documentary that inspired him to become a filmmaker.

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Film Festivals | New England | Reports

Award Winners: 2017 Festival

4 Oct , 2017 | Posted by:

The 2017 Online New England Film Festival announces its jury and audience award-winning films. There’s only a few days left (til October 15) to watch all the films, so get on it!

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Experimental | Festival Interviews | Film Festivals | Interviews | New England | New York | Short Films

2017 Festival Interview: Anastasia

11 Sep , 2017 | Written by Harry Nichols | Posted by:

Sean Han depicts a hot-headed teen’s attempt to escape her abusive foster home with his film Anastasia, which is screening through October 15 as part of the 2017 Online New England Film Festival. In this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com, he talks about his process for casting Anastasia and shares his advice for aspiring filmmakers.

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Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Filmmaking | Rhode Island

RIIFF 2017 Spotlight: Patricia Chica’s Morning After

6 Aug , 2017 | Written by Patricia Shea | Posted by:

Patricia Chica on the set of MORNING AFTER.

Patricia Chica explains how her film Morning After, which makes its US premiere at the 2017 Flicker’s Rhode Island International Film Festival, explores desire and arousal that goes beyond the conventional physical realm.

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Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Massachusetts | New England

Woods Hole: Returning Filmmakers

19 Jul , 2017 | Written by Ellen Gitelman | Posted by:

Now in its 26th year, the Woods Hole Film Festival has a considerable list of alumni. This year, many of them return to the festival to showcase their latest films.

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Females in Film | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Massachusetts | New England

Women in Comedy Festival

13 Apr , 2017 | Written by Emma Schlenoff | Posted by:

NewEnglandFilm.com and the co-producers of the Women in Comedy Festival talk diversity in media, smashing gender stereotypes, and the impressive line-up for the 2017 festival.

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Company/Organization Profiles | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Rhode Island | Theatres

Providence Art & Design Film Festival

3 Nov , 2016 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

Rhode Island’s Art & Design Film Festival, now in its second year, is already expanding, thanks to the collaborative local film industry. NewEnglandFilm.com offers a glimpse into this unique festival and the Providence Center for Media Culture, the up-and-coming the non-profit behind it.

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Film Festivals | New England | Reports | Vermont

Pitch Room at ITVFest

11 Oct , 2016 | Posted by:

Photos from NewEnglandFilm.com’s Pitch Room at ITVFest – Independent Television Festival.

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Film Festivals | New England | Reports

2016 Festival Awards

11 Oct , 2016 | Posted by:

The 9th Annual Online New England Film Festival brings together several dozen local films screened at local festivals for online screening. Here are the jury and award winners for the 2016 Festival.

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Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | New Hampshire

Live Free or Die Film Festival

10 Aug , 2016 | Written by Carol Robidoux | Posted by:

It was high time a film festival launched in Manchester, New Hampshire, says Dorothea and Robert Daniel, founders of the new Live Free or Die Film Festival. The inaugural festival launches this week for two days of screenings, film festivities and awards. See also the related article about the New Hamsphire film, The Chain, premiering at the Live Free or Die Film Festival on NewEnglandFilm.com.

 

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