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Bright Lights Series presents "Lakshmi: A story of hope, courage, victory"

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Based on true events, Lakshmi is a story of heroism and untold courage. Lakshmi, a 13 year old girl is kidnapped and sold into prostitution. Thrown into this horrific, inhuman world where she is raped and brutally beaten she barely survives with the help of the other girls and her own will to never give in. Finally she is rescued in a police raid. Against all odds, Lakshmi shows courage where everybody else fails. Resisting all pressure - violent threats, coercion and bribes, she stands up in court and in a landmark case in India, succeeds in putting the traffickers behind bars.

Contact Person: 
Anna Feder
Posted Email: 
emersonvma@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 7:00pm

Boston Indie Mafia Hobnob & Social Arts at the Armory in Somerville, Massachusetts Saturday January 17th, 2015 from 6:30-10:30

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Boston Indie Mafia Hobnob and Social will be on Saturday January 17th, 2015 from 6:30-10:30 pm at Arts at the Armory in Somerville.

Over 70 filmmakers, producers, writers, actors and production professionals drove through torrential downpours and statewide tornado warnings to attend our last Hobnob and have a wicked good time.

Oh yeah. We’ll be announcing something BIG at the event but Mum’s the word until then

Plan on breaking-up those post-Holidays, mid-winter doldrums with friends, films and libations.

Posted Email: 
staceyannforbes@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 6:30pm

Submission deadline for Boston Indie Mafia Hobnob & Social is December 7, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

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TICK, TOCK, TICK, TOCK...DO YOU HEAR THAT? WE SURE DO!

*****FRIENDLY REMINDER - LAST DAY TO SUBMIT for our Hobnob & Social Event at the Arts For the Armory is:

DECEMBER 7 @ 11:59 PM!

Submission Criteria

• Filmmakers should live within a 50-mile radius of Boston or down The Cape.

• 50 miles is wicked far.

• Films must have been completed after December 2011.

• All films selected to screen MUST have a representative present at The Hobnob.

Rules of Thumb

Posted Email: 
staceyannforbes@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 7, 2014 6:00am

Boston Indie Mafia Submission call for any genre for our next screening program! (Please read submission criteria.)

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Tickets will be avail. soon. Please stay up to date with all the details by visiting https://www.facebook.com/BostonIndieMafia

Call For Submission for the screening program for our January 17, 2015 Hobnob & Social are now open!

Deadline for submissions Dec. 7 @ 11:59 PM

Please be sure that you are available to attend the event prior to your submission.

We have some BIG news for you too. Believe it, you DON'T want to miss this!

Please visit http://bit.ly/1Avf3Xf for more information or to submit your film!

Follow us on Twitter @ http://www.twitter.com/BosIndieMafia

Contact Person: 
https://www.facebook.com/BostonIndieMafia
Posted Email: 
staceyannforbes@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 8:00am

REARRANGEMENT OF FRAMES AND MEMORIES: JAPANESE EXPERIMENTAL CINEMA, 1970S TO TODAY

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Free and open to the public!

Balagan Films and the MFA Collaborative of Emerson College have joint efforts for a second time this year, now to introduce:

"A program of rarely seen Japanese experimental cinema from the past several decades, guest curated by filmmaker Tomonari Nishikawa. The program focuses on short works that display unique visual effects.

Contact Person: 
m_astudillo@emerson.edu
Posted Email: 
m_astudillo@emerson.edu
Start Date: 
Monday, October 27, 2014 7:00pm

Rough Cut Media Screening

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free

A free community screening for video works in progress
Snacks will be provided!

ABOUT: Somerville Community Access TV presents: ROUGH CUT MEDIA SCREENING. It is a free event open to all media makers who have a video work-in-progress. This means a TV show, documentary, experimental, music videos, etc. It is a safe space meant for social networking and constructive feedback.

There will be a select group of filmmakers guiding the feedback dialogue throughout the event.

Have this be the test run and polish up your video work for other future submissions to festivals and such.

Contact Person: 
Erica Jones
Posted Email: 
membership@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Monday, October 27, 2014 7:00pm

Gringo Trails - Boston Premiere

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$10

Are tourists destroying the planet-or saving it? How do travelers change the places they visit, and how are they changed? From the Bolivian jungle to the party beaches of Thailand, and from the deserts of Timbuktu, Mali, to breathtaking Bhutan, Gringo Trails traces stories over 30 years to show the impact of tourism on cultures, economies, and the environment.

Join TourMatters, fellow travelers, and travel executives on World Responsible Tourism Day, in the Boston premiere of Gringo Trails.

For more information & tickets: http://www.tourmatters.com/gringo-trails

Contact Person: 
Christel Shea
Posted Email: 
info@tourmatters.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 5:00pm

What a world

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$10.

What a World offers a captivating look at DÜNYA (the Turkish, Arabic, Persian, Greek word for “world”), a Boston-based musicians' collective which has explored a wide range of music from around the world since its founding in 2004.The film features the ensemble’s concert performance of 20th century Istanbul music with interviews with the musicians, providing revealing insights on their diverse backgrounds and the surprising cultural and musical links between Boston and Turkey.
This event will feature a brief discussion before and after the screening.

Contact Person: 
Ryan Walsh
Posted Email: 
ryan_walsh@emerson.edu
Start Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 7:00pm

TAP WATER 101: A FILM SCREENING AND DISCUSSION

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Where does your tap water come from?
Is tap water better than bottled water?

Join us on Sept. 18th to learn about bottled water and why tap water is a better choice. Somerville Community Access Television is proud to partner with Shape Up Somerville – Schools and the Cambridge Health Alliance on this project.

RSVP to the event here!

These two films will be screened during the event:
The Story of Bottled Water & Tapped the Movie

Event Location:
The Uniun (11 Sanborn Court)
Thursday, September 18th from 7pm-9pm

Panelists Include:
TBA

Contact Person: 
Erica Jones
Posted Email: 
programming@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Thursday, September 18, 2014 7:00pm

College Student Film Screenings @ SCATV

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SCATV is happy to announce a collaborative film screening event with the Arlington International Film Festival (AIFF) and Arlington Community Media, Inc. (ACMI). During this event, there will be 6 student films screened. Below is more information:

1. The Art of Being Hurt | 7:15 min | Director, Xavery Robin | Boston University
Synopsis: A young couple is fighting to make their relationship a healthy one despite the odds.

2. Daniel | 9:26 min| Director, Rachel McKenna | Mass College of Art and Design

Contact Person: 
Erica Jones
Posted Email: 
programming@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:00pm

WORKING DOGS World Premiere

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10 dollars

From the Director

Hi

I have a film premiering at Somerville Theatre on July 15 at 8pm. I'm a local director, all the music in the film is from local musicians and bands.

TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTeLc1qIzts

DESCRIPTION:

Contact Person: 
Sam Smith
Start Date: 
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 8:00pm

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

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$18

For the first time in almost 50 years, Royal Shakespeare Company is performing the entirety of Shakespeare’s exuberant romantic comedy, Two Gentleman of Verona. Valentine and Proteus are best friends until they fall in love with the same girl. At the helm of this production is Royal Court Theater Associate Director Simon Godwin making his Royal Shakespeare Company directorial debut.

Contact Person: 
Ryan Walsh
Posted Email: 
tickets@artsemerson.org
Start Date: 
Friday, September 19, 2014 7:00pm

MONTY PYTHON LIVE (MOSTLY)

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$18

As part of ArtsEmerson’s summer series of live performance captured for the screen, we are thrilled to present Monty Python Live (Mostly) broadcast from London’s O2 Arena. For the first time in more than three decades, comedy legends Monty Python will perform live on stage together this year. At a combined age of just 358, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin will once again perform some of their greatest hits, with modern, topical, Pythonesque twists. Monty Python are rightfully regarded as among the world’s finest-ever comedians.

Contact Person: 
Ryan Walsh
Posted Email: 
tickets@artsemerson.org
Start Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 7:00pm

HENRY IV PT. II

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$18

The saga continues in Royal Shakespeare Comapany’s production of Henry IV Part 2. In this heartbreaking conclusion to the story, RSC acting favorite Alex Hassell plays the conflicted Prince Hall struggling with duty verses loyalty.

Contact Person: 
Ryan Walsh
Posted Email: 
tickets@artsemerson.org
Start Date: 
Friday, July 18, 2014 7:00pm

The Nance

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ArtsEmerson continues a summer of giants of the stage captured on screen with Douglas Carter Beane’s 2013 drama The Nance, produced by Lincoln Center Theater and headlined by two-time Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane. In The Nance, Beane tells the story of Chauncey Miles (Nathan Lane), a headline nance performer in the twilight of New York burlesque’s era.

Contact Person: 
Ryan Walsh
Posted Email: 
tickets@artsemerson.org
Start Date: 
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:00pm

Potluck & Film Lecture Series w/Arlington Int'l Film Festival

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Come to SCATV's next...Potluck & Film Lecture Series w/Arlington Int'l Film Festival!

Come mingle and network with other media & film geeks. Tour the HD studios at Somerville Community Access TV and get to know others in the industry.
Learn how you can utilize SCATV as a media and film resource and get involved at a widely popular state of the art multi-media center.

Contact Person: 
Erica Jones
Posted Email: 
programming@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Thursday, July 17, 2014 7:00pm

Boston Public Library

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DOCUMENTED: A Film by an Illegal Immigrant- Undocumented American
Written, Produced, and Directed by Jose Antonio Vargas
A project of Define American - Runtime: 90 Minutes

Contact Person: 
Alberto Guzman
Start Date: 
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 6:30pm

From Nothing, Something film premiere, Q&A, and art event

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Film Unbound and 3S Artspace present the NH premiere of a fascinating new documentary film about the creative process — From Nothing, Something — in an entertaining one-night event at Portsmouth Music and Arts Center Saturday, June 14 at 6pm.

The night kicks off at 6pm with musical entertainment by local musician Nihco Gallo and the chance to have fun and get creative by making new art out of old 35mm motion picture film, guided by local poet Diana Durham and artist Sarah Haskell.

Contact Person: 
Chris Greiner
Posted Email: 
cgreiner@3Sarts.org
Start Date: 
Saturday, June 14, 2014 6:00pm

Rough Cut: A space for media screenings & feedback

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"Editing feels almost like sculpting or a form of continuing the writing process." - Sydney Pollack

There will be snacks provided!

Spread the word to the 'Ville and beyond (neighbor towns).

ABOUT
Somerville Community Access TV presents: ROUGH CUT SOCIAL. It is an event for open to all media makers who have a video work-in-progress. This means a TV show, documentary, experimental, music videos, etc. There will be a special select group of filmmakers guiding the feedback dialogue throughout the event.

Contact Person: 
ERICA JONES
Posted Email: 
programming@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Sunday, June 29, 2014 3:00pm

Boston 48 Hour Film Project event at SCATV

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Free Boston 48 Hour Film Project Event at SCATV

Come to SCATV on Thursday, April 17th at 7pm
for the next Potluck & Lecture Series.

They will share with us some insiders tips about organizing this very popular festival, insider tips on how to make a movie in two days, and they will also screen some of previous festival's projects!

The event's layout:
7:00pm-7:30pm: Mingle, network, indulge in tasty refreshments and people's special dishes!

7:30pm-8:30pm: Hear from our presenters about 48 Hour Film Project with a Q & A.

Contact Person: 
Erica Jones
Posted Email: 
programming@scatvsomerville.org
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 17, 2014 7:00pm

Sammie's Love Story Film Premiere

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My latest film Sammie's Love Story, will finally be having it's CT premiere.
Hope to see everyone there.
Starring Kimberly Mae, James Kelley, Nicholas Bogroff Ganssle, Courtney Kennedy, and Léon Robert Akrie Mercier.

There will be music performances by Kyle Flynn and Carolina Estrada, a trailer from a movie presented by Rashad Frett, and an upcoming theater project presented by Sharece M. Sellem.

Food, beverage & entertainment will be included

IT'S GONNA BE A GREAT NIGHT

Contact Person: 
Ali Robins
Posted Email: 
newenglandartists@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, April 12, 2014 8:00pm

Free film screening of All American High: Revisited and Q&A with director Keva Rosenfeld

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free
Contact Person: 
Michele Meek
Posted Email: 
michele@newenglandfilm.com
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 5:30pm

Portsmouth Short Film Night

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Portsmouth Short Film Night is an event for independent filmmakers to screen and discuss their work and for cinema lovers to get a front-row seat to emerging talent.

Contact Person: 
Catherine Stewart
Posted Email: 
psfn@filmunbound.com
Start Date: 
Thursday, May 29, 2014 7:00pm

Sammie's Love Story Film Screening

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$10

Check out of Facebook page to get more info about the screening.

Contact Person: 
Ali Robins
Start Date: 
Saturday, March 22, 2014 8:00pm

Shoe City Screens Film Screening

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EXCEPTING ENTRIES

Brockton Arts is gearing up again for it's third installment of Shoe City Screens. Shoe City Screens is a film festival that showcases new england films to the public at a few different venues around the city. We are currently looking for entries for this years festival. Short films no longer than 15 minutes. Can be any genre, please no nudity. The festival will be in August but we would like submissions by early June. Send me an email or shoot me a message on here to find out more details.

Contact Person: 
Aaron Thibeault
Posted Email: 
mr.teebo@yahoo.com
Start Date: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 12:15pm

REBEL BOSTON THEATRICAL PREMIERE

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$9 members, $11 non-members

New Documentary Explores the Secret Life of Loreta Velazquez, Cuban immigrant, Confederate Soldier turned Union Spy

The Boston Theatrical Premiere of REBEL will take place on Thursday, January 23, 2014, at the Museum of Fine Arts at 7:30 p.m. with a special conversation by writer/director María Agui Carter and producer Calvin Lindsay.

"Maria Agui Carter's feature documentary, Rebel explores how history censors and denies inconvenient truths."
Boston Globe, Loren King

"The film is a beauty."
Washington Post, Linda Wheeler

Contact Person: 
Outreach
Posted Email: 
outreach@iguanafilms.com
Start Date: 
Thursday, January 23, 2014 7:30pm

Roman Media RED CARPET Premiere and Charity Event

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Volunteers are Free- General Admission is $20/ticket

Roman Media, Inc. is seeking additional Volunteers to assist our Production Team on Saturday January 4th at our Red Carpet Movie Event in Arlington, Mass. Our Multi- Award Winning Film is Premiering in New England!!

You will be assisting with Catering Set Up, Greeting Guests, and breaking down the tables etc at the start of the screening. You will then be invited to stay for the MILWOOD Movie Screening and VIP After Party at GUILT Night Club in Boston (sponsored be GREEN T ENTERPRISES).
We would love to work with you and look forward to hearing from you!!

Thank you!
Michelle Romano

Contact Person: 
Michelle Romano
Posted Email: 
michelle@romanmediainc.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, January 4, 2014 6:00pm

Roman Media Inc Red Carpet New England Premiere for MILWOOD on Sat Jan 4th

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Our Award Winning Boston based film, MILWOOD is screening on Saturday January 4th at the Regent Theater in Arlington!!!

http://regenttheatre.com/details/milwood_boston_premiere_film_event

Order Tickets online, by phone 781-646-4849, and in person at the box office.

General Admission Tickets: $20
Red Carpet: 6-7pm
Screening: 7-9pm
Q&A will follow Screening
Reception will follow Q&A

Dress Code:
FORMAL ATTIRE*

Official After Party (21+)
GUILT Night Club
279 Tremont St
Boston, MA

11pm- 2am Cash Bar
Party Hosted by Green T Enterprises

Contact Person: 
Michelle Romano
Posted Email: 
michelle@romanmediainc.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, January 4, 2014 6:00pm

Portsmouth Short Film Night, December 2013

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Portsmouth Short Film Night is back and will take place 7pm, Friday, December 13 at White Heron Tea & Coffee, 601 Islington Street, Portsmouth NH 03801. Portsmouth Short Film Night is an event for independent filmmakers to screen and discuss their work and for cinema lovers to get a front-row seat to emerging and established talent.

Contact Person: 
Catherine
Start Date: 
Friday, December 13, 2013 7:00pm

"Change of Plans" Private Pre-Screening

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On Saturday, December 14, 2013 Eagle Eye Media Entertainment will be hosting a free private pre-screening of the movie "Change of Plans". We are looking for 28 film critics who can attend and stay after the viewing to fill out a short survey about the movie. Please contact us, if you are interested in being the first to watch and critique this film.
(Due to the fact that this is a private-viewing and sitting is limited: walk-ins will not be allowed; you must be on the VIP guest list, so make your reservations today)
Qualifications To Make The List:
(A) Be a Film Critic

Contact Person: 
Wendy (TEST SCREENING)@ eemescreening@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, December 14, 2013 6:30pm