Best in Fest
...the top 5 films are..
1. FORGOTTEN KINGDOM plays at 8:30 pm BEST IN FEST
2. ALIVE INSIDE plays at 6:30 pm
3. PRIDE plays at 4 pm
4. ERNEST AND CELESTINE plays at 12 pm (as previously scheduled)
5. WINDING STREAM plays at 2 pm
The rest...with the best....
Every one of the films in the festival ranked higher than "good". The rankings are the average of the votes that are received for each film.
1. FORGOTTEN KINGDOM (BEST IN FEST)
2. ALIVE INSIDE
4. ERNEST AND CELESTINE
5. WINDING STREAM
6. SOFT VENGEANCE
9. FINDING VIVIAN MAIER
10. THE SPECIAL NEED
11. THE OVERNIGHTERS
12. SAND WARS
13. FREEDOM ROAD
14. ANGEL AZUL
15. HORIZON BEAUTIFUL
16. EXIT MARRAKECH
17. THE GREAT INVISIBLE
18. MY NAME IS SALT
19. MOTHER I LOVE YOU
21. STARFISH THROWERS
22. JOANNA MACY : THE GREAT TURNING
23. THE ONE ARMED MAN
24. THE CIRCLE
25. BOY AND THE WORLD
26. REGARDING SUSAN SONTAG
28. FRACKING FACADE
29. FISHING WITHOUT NETS
30. LAKE LOS ANGELES
BRATTLEBORO FILM FESTIVAL
YOUNG FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE AWARDS AND RECEPTION
CELEBRATING EMERGING FILMMAKERS
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
7:00 - 9:00 PM at HEADROOM STAGES
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
Michel and Linda Moyse, Center for Digital Art
John Loggia, Sonic Properties
Melany Kahn / Bo Foard
Meryl Robinson, Mondo Mediaworks
Cor Trowbridge, Brattleboro Community Television (BCTV)
Aaron Chesley, Headroom Stages
Love and Lemons Rescheduled
LOVE AND LEMONS will replay Sunday 11/9, 4 pm in Theater 3
Due to a compatibility issue we did not anticipate, we have rescheduled this event. Our deepest apologies to those who could only see it on the original date....
BRATTLEBORO FILM FESTIVAL BUILDS ALL WEEK LONG
TO ‘COUNTDOWN’ and ‘BEST IN FEST’ PRIZE
Visiting Directors and Post-Screening Discussions Throughout the Week,
Audience Favorites to be Rescreened for Fest Close Sunday, November 9
Brattleboro, VT Nov. 4, 2014: The Brattleboro Film Festival (BFF) opened Halloween night to rave reviews and steady audiences for opening weekend films. BFF continues all week with screenings of the best current cinema, directors’ visits and discussions from the corner and around the world at 6:30 and 8:30 pm each night at the Latchis Theatre, 50 Main Street, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301.
It all leads up to a jam-packed weekend of films November 7, 8 and 9 with weekend films starting at noon and running to 8:30 pm to the festival’s close on Sunday, November 9, 2014 with a ‘Countdown’ of top films repeated up to the Best in Fest award for best audience-chosen film at 8:30 pm to close the 2014 festival.
A special Young Filmmakers Showcase will also be held on Friday, November 7, 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Headroom Stages, 17 Elliot Street, second floor, in Brattleboro. See website Young Filmmakers Showcase and Awards .
A rundown of films and events from Monday, November 4 onward follows
On Monday November 4 at 6:30 p.m. “Regarding Susan Sontag” will have a post-screening discussion with Dolores Klaich, lesbian feminist author and activist. And the great indy drama exploring themes of immigration and alienation begins at 8:30 p.m. with Mike Ott’s “Lake Los Angeles.”
On Tuesday November 5 at 6:30 p.m. “The Boy and the World,” an animated drama from Brazil, will play followed at 8:30 p.m. with the poignant documentary / road film “The Special Need" with post-screening discussion with Prudence Baird, educator and writer.
On Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. “Angel Azul” will wow families, artists and environmentalists alike and is the source of BFF’s 2014 poster image that has had everyone wondering. ‘Angel Azul’ will be live ASL interpreted with seats set aside for the hard of hearing. This screening is sponsored by New Chapter.
At 8:30 p.m. a wonderful drama about a mischievous boy screens with “Mother, I Love You,” winner Berlin Film Fest Next Generation Award and many other international accolades.