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I am in here Wins Two Awards

November 14, 2013:  Williston Observer, staff reporter: “A film co-directed and edited by Williston resident Jim Heltz won two awards at the 2013 Vermont International Film Festival…”. Read whole article

VPR – All Things Considered Interview

VPR Neil Charnoff, All Things Considered, Feb 27, 2014 “Film fans in the Burlington area heard some welcome news last week. The Burlington Film Society has partnered with the Vermont International Film Foundation, in the hopes of cultivating Vermont’s film culture …” L>R: Barry Snyder, Orly Yadin, Eric Ford. Photo by Sareet Rosenstein  

Burlington Film Society Joins Forces With Vermont International Film Foundation

Seven Days, Ethan de Seife, Feb 21, 2014 At last evening’s Burlington Film Society screening of The Punk Singer at Main Street Landing, the society’s organizers made an announcement that may have long-term ramifications for film culture in Burlington, and in Vermont as a whole. Effective immediately, the BFS will operate under the aegis of the Vermont International Film Foundation (VTIFF), […]

Burlington Free Press

Burlington Free Press Brent Hallenbeck Report, Nov 14, 2013 The longest-running First Night celebration in the world marks its 31st year on New Year’s Eve with more than 100 performances in 18 venues throughout Burlington… Also new this year is a presentation of short family-oriented films by the Vermont International Film Festival from 2-5 p.m. […]

Williston Observer

Vermont International Film Festival opens Friday Williston Observer Observer Staff Report, October 10, 2013 Film reels will start rolling in Burlington Friday with the beginning of the 28th annual Vermont International Film Festival—10 days of films, events and presentations held Oct. 11 – 20. VTIFF will present 37 feature-length films and more than 40 short […]

Scenes near and far

Vermont International Film Festival’s stories span from NYC to Norway – and back to Vermont Burlington Free Press Susan Green, October 10, 2013 “If you can remember the 1960s,” as the saying goes, “you probably weren’t really there.” Bob Fass certainly was there, but also can recall in vivid detail much of what made that […]

A Movie Not To Miss

Seven Days Margot Harrison, October 15, 2013 about THE ACT OF KILLING When people commit mass murder, they get locked up. Or maybe they evade prosecution, in which case they keep a low profile for the rest of their lives. When reporters come around with cameras and ask them about the massacre, they say, “I […]