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The Giffoni Experience

Youth Programs Director Liz Shepherd reports back from Italy on one of the largest film festivals for children in the world… GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2014 – THE STORYTALE from Giffoni Film Festival on Vimeo. In a small town in Italy 44 … Continue reading

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SEA >> AUS

And so it begins: convention center craziness as SXSW 2014 kicks off in Austin, Texas. I’m one of about 2,000 film press badge holders, and will be contributing a report to Senses of Cinema as well as sharing updates on … Continue reading

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Inside True/False 2014

Roving Seattle filmmaker and film critic Rustin Thompson puts a spotlight on the 2014 True/False Film Festival. . . Some locals call it “CoMo” (as in Columbia, MO), the county seat of Boone County, once inhabited by mound-building Native Americans. … Continue reading

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Films for the Future in Macedonia

Director of Children’s Programming Liz Shepherd was a recent guest at the birth of a new youth film festival in Macedonia. . . Beautiful Skopje was recently home to the first-ever Giffoni Macedonia Film Festival, held October 17 to 23. … Continue reading

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Keeping things real at the True/False Film Festival

Roving reporter Courtney Sheehan sends us a dispatch from the 2013 True/False Film Festival… For the past ten years, the True/False Film Festival in Columbia, Missouri, has served up fantastic non-fiction fare to locals and filmmakers alike. The fest began … Continue reading

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Revelations in Rio

Our Director of Children’s Programming Liz Shepard sends a dispatch from her current South American visit… Imagine a group of dedicated film professionals, from points around  South America and the globe, coming together to discuss the importance of children’s media … Continue reading

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Stalking the Leopard

Last night, as I made my way to the Piazza Grande, I thought of how smart the Locarno festival was to adopt a long-term color schema. The people of this town really get into the spirit, displaying the black and … Continue reading

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Complete Local Sightings 08 trailer on YouTube

You can catch this trailer in only 2 minute episodes in NWFF’s cinemas, but watch the complete version here: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQKVdKbUYcQ]

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Local Sightings schedule online!

The 11th Annual Local Sightings Film Festival program is now online at www.localsightings.org.  Peruse all the truly impressive Northwest work on display for the week-long event.  What better way to spend your rainy Saturday or Sunday than marking your calendar … Continue reading

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Local Sightings 2008 Film Festival poster ready for action

Designed by Mr. David Hanagan, Esq.

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