Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival Announces Opening Night Film, Spotlights on Women Filmmakers

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In a second press release, the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival announces a dynamic slate of women filmmakers at its 3rd Annual event, highlighted by its Opening Night film, “Take My Nose, Please,” from 89 year old, first time filmmaker Joan Kron.  Other spotlights on women filmmakers include an onstage event…

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Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival Announces First Wave of Special Events for 3rd Annual Event

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The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is pleased to announce the first wave of special events slated for the 3rd Annual Festival scheduled for this August 24-27. “This year’s festival promises what people have enjoyed about our previous two rounds,” said MNFF Artistic Director Jay Craven. “Audiences will also encounter new…

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Student Engagement with VR in Vermont Schools

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The Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education has been supporting student access to emerging technology for more than a decade. Today one of the exciting opportunities is in VR. By introducing students to this technology early on, and exercising a “create over consume” mindset, Tarrant is helping to cultivate the next…

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VTIFF Presents TI LAURENT

By | Events, Film

Based on the novel, Lazarillo de Tormes, Ti Laurent is the story of a wayward young man making his way across an indifferent landscape in search of food and shelter. He follows his hunger through debris and drifters into the arms of various masters. Each one of them possesses different…

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Does Vermont Need Film Incentives?

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Does Phil Gilpin have the magic formula for bringing more film and television production back to Vermont? Over the years, there have been many attempts at growing the film and television industry here in Vermont. In fact, in the late 90s and early 2000s there was a flurry of hollywood…

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