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

By | Events, Festival, Film, News

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

By | Events, News

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

By | News, Tech

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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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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Growing VR in Vermont

By | Events, News

Did you catch the recent buzz surrounding the launch of Google Earth VR? It offers a remarkable immersive travel experience to the world’s greatest cities and architectural wonders. Blurring education and entertainment in elegant ways, its the latest of several notable Google projects that popularize the potential of virtual reality….

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VCAM Board Nominations Due 3/31

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What does the VCAM board do? The board oversees the operations of VCAM, our cable access channels, and a growing list of media-related services. They develop policies for the organization, ensure responsible use of cable access funds, strategize about outreach and development efforts, and infuse community accountability and transparency into all that we…

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