Documentary on Max Roach screens in Middlebury

The MNFF Selects “Larger Than Life” series wraps up its with a special screening of the outstanding new documentary, “Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes.”

Vermont premiere of ‘Navalny’ screens in Midd

MNFF Selects is thrilled to present the Vermont premiere of Navalny on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m., at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury.

‘A Night at the Movies’ returns to the MAC Mar. 31

The event, which premiered at the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival last August, will feature a live, 22-piece VSO chamber ensemble accompanying seven documentary and animation films with Vermont ties.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival announces the 2023 MNFF Vermont Tour

Four top films from its 2022 8th Annual Festival will screen in seven towns across the state (all outside Addison County) on the expanded weekend of March 23-26 and on April 1.

‘Golda’ screens in Middlebury on March 5

An exceptionally candid and revealing film, “Golda” presents a powerful look at the five turbulent years of Prime Minister Golda Meir’s leadership of the State of Israel, from 1969-1974.  

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival alums grab Oscar nominations

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival alums have recently secured Academy Award nominations for their brilliant work. 

MNFF presents drama ‘TED K’ at THT on Feb. 5

Theodore John Kaczynski lived a life of almost complete seclusion in a simple wooden cabin in the mountains of Montana.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival creates a travel fund to support festival attendance

The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival has created the MNFF Travel Fund to support the efforts of its selected filmmakers to attend the festival in person each year.

MNFF Selects monthly screenings begin this week

This year’s series, with a “Larger Than Life” theme, will feature seven films about individuals whose lives and presence have genuinely impacted our culture.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival 8 is a wrap

MNFF, which ran Aug. 24-28, screened 138 films at five venues on six screens over its run.

Two winners announced for 2nd annual AICEF Prize for Cross Cultural Filmmaking

The AICEF Prize is presented to a pair of first- or second-time feature filmmakers whose work robustly embraces cross-cultural themes either in the narrative or documentary genre.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is back for the 8th year

The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival (MNFF) has announced details of its expansive 2022 film program, five-day film schedule, acclaimed honorees and special guests for its 8th annual fest, set for Aug. 24-28.

What’s under the tent? Swift House increases its cultural footprint

The Swift House in conjunction with the Middlebury New Film Festival and Town Hall Theater will host a series of live events outside “Under the Tent” from Aug. 2 to 28.

Record number of films entered for Midd film festival

While MNFF8 officials remain vigilant about the impacts of COVID-19 — a pandemic that forced the 2020 MNFF to go fully virtual — they are optimistic that the festival will return to its most “normal” programming since 2019.

MNFF Selects concludes film series with ‘The Rider’

MNFF Selects, the monthly screening series presented by the Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival, will wrap up its season with the acclaimed drama “The Rider,” from Oscar winning director Chloé Zhao, on Thursday, May 12, at 7 p.m., at Town Hall Theater in M … (read more)