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2019 Online Film Festival Interview: Kwabena

Mysterious family secrets prompt a trip to Ghana that forever changes the life of filmmaker Déwun Owusu

14 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We caught up with filmmaker Déwun Owusu about Kwabena, a short film about his emotional journey to confront family secrets in West Africa.

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2019 Online Film Festival Interview: Omphaloskepsis

A young woman confronts her navel obsession in "that belly button movie"

13 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We interviewed filmmaker Will Berry about Omphaloskepsis, his short film inspired by an absurd-sounding word.

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2019 Online Film Festival Interview: Acts of Contrition

A priest grapples with his experiences of faith, the past, and his ride-sharing night job in an attempt to prevent a grieving penitent’s death

12 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We spoke with filmmaker Stephen Bisaccia about the making of his film and his perspectives on creativity and failure.

Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Rhode Island

2019 Online Film Festival Interview:Andrew Raftery: Autobiography of a Garden on Twelve Engraved Plates

Richard Goulis takes his audience on a deep dive into a new form of ceramic art in Andrew Raftery: Autobiography of a a Garden on Twelve Engraved Plates

12 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We caught up with filmmaker Richard Goulis about the inspiration behind Andrew Raftery: Autobiography of a a Garden on Twelve Engraved Plates.

Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Rhode Island

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: The Inner Lock

A young hardware store employee is baffled by the strange behavior of a woman seeking to change all the locks on her house

11 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We caught up with filmmaker Jared Jorge about his filmmaking education and the hardware store that inspired The Inner Lock.

Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Vermont

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: The Hike

A couple out for a remote hike realize that their camp has been taken over by a malevolent stranger

10 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We spoke with Ben Silberfarb about his “mild horror” film, The Hike.

Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | New Hampshire

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: Somewhere in July

Ten-year-old July is forced into an adult world as she copes with her father's recent transition into womanhood

9 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

We discussed the polarizing issues covered in the film Somewhere in July with filmmaker Laina Barakat.

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2019 Online New England Film Festival Audience Award Winners

We present the following films as the Audience Award winners of the 2019 Online New England Film Festival.

8 Oct , 2019 | Posted by:

We present the following films as the Audience Award winners of the 2019 Online New England Film Festival.

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2019 Online Film Festival Interview: The Extraordinary World of Cecily Blinkstop

Seven-year-old Cecily's powerful imagination helps her family overcome crippling grief

7 Oct , 2019 | Written by Nicky Lowney | Posted by:

Filmmaker Jennifer Potts created The Extraordinary World of Cecily Blinkstop to show how a child’s imagination can triumph over loneliness, tragedy, and grief. The film screens at NewEnglandFilm.com til October 15, 2019 as part of the 2019 Online New England Film Festival.

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New England Film Industry News: October 2019

October 2019 New England film industry news including happenings, industry buzz and calls for films.

1 Oct , 2019 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Festivals across New England, Women in Film / Video New England’s annual meeting, award winners from the 11th Annual Online New England Film Festival, plus industry buzz, upcoming events and festivals, and opportunities for filmmakers.