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IFFBoston 2018 Preview: An Interview with Nancy Campbell

23 Apr , 2018 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

Elsie Fisher with her head on her hands looking longingly at a computer screen in Bo Burnham's Eighth Grade, the opening night film at IFFBoston 2018.

Contributing Editor Evan Crean sits down with Independent Film Festival Boston’s Program Director Nancy Campbell to discuss IFFBoston 2018 on his podcast Spoilerpiece Theatre.

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Festival Interviews | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Massachusetts

2017 Festival Interview: Boston Jewish Film Festival

8 Nov , 2017 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

A still from Keep the Change, a romantic comedy about an autistic couple that's playing at the 2017 Boston Jewish Film Festival.

NewEnglandFilm.com chats with Ariana Cohen-Halberstam, Artistic Director for the Boston Jewish Film Festival about the themes for this year’s festival, how she selected some of its notable films, and why she integrated podcasting and VR into her lineup.

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

2017 Festival Interview: Art & Design Film Festival

2 Nov , 2017 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

A still of a man in a yellow coat and hat talking to a man with a hat and a beard from the documentary Loving Vincent.

NewEnglandFilm.com interviews Emily Steffian, Artistic Director of Rhode Island’s Art & Design Film Festival about her inspiration for the festival, about notable films playing this year, and about her ideas for expanding it in the future.

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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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Company/Organization Profiles | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Filmmaking | New England | Screenwriting | Vermont

Stowe Story Labs: New England Fellow

10 May , 2017 | Written by Michele Meek | Posted by:

Once again, NewEnglandFilm.com will sponsor one New England fellow to attend the Stowe Story Labs during September in Vermont. Plus, this year, the award will feature year-round mentoring.

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Documentary | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Massachusetts

IFFBoston Interview: Stumped

25 Apr , 2017 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

Will Lautzenheiser and Angel Gonzalez in the documentary Stumped.

Robin Berghaus explains how her desire to tell stories about underdogs led her to create the documentary Stumped, the opening night film at Independent Film Festival Boston (IFFBoston) 2017.

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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 Festival & Event Profiles | Local Industry | New England | Vermont

NEFilm.com Pitch Room at ITVFest

23 Sep , 2016 | Posted by:

In NewEnglandFilm.com’s second year of collaboration with ITVFest, we’ve decided to host a “Pitch Room” event, where filmmakers and writers have an opportunity to “speed pitch” to festival directors, industry leaders and filmmaker peers. To register, get a free ticket for a time slot, and make sure you arrive with any level of pass to ITVFest.

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