21 January

The Burlington Film Society screens Mustang

The Burlington Film Society screens Mustang

Moving from last month’s tale of estranged brothers and the wintry Icelandic expanse of Rams, the first Burlington Film Society screening of 2016 switches focus to the tight-knit and loving relationship between five sisters in the sunny, lustrous environs of the Northern Turkish countryside in Mustang. Director Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s Oscar-nominated film presents the story of […]

20 January

Favorites of 2015

Favorites of 2015

Here’s a place to share the films that moved, entertained, provoked, and delighted you over the past year. If you would like to add your list of favorites from 2015, just email with your name, movie titles, and a picture.    Seth Jarvis Mad Max: Fury Road The Duke of Burgundy Clouds of Sils Maria […]

3 January

2016 Freedom and Unity TV Youth Film Contest Launched

VTIFF is proud to be a Community Partner of the 2016 Freedom and Unity TV youth film contest! The highlights of this year’s contest: Age limit of filmmakers – 30. Any Vermont filmmaker (or someone who goes to school here) age 14 to 30 is eligible. Categories are: Vermont history; art & culture; current events; […]

10 December

The Burlington Film Society screens Iceland’s Rams

The Burlington Film Society screens Iceland’s Rams

Two neighbors – brothers, estranged for decades, communicating only through notes couriered by collie – find themselves on the same side of a dilemma when the possibility of disease threatens not only their livestock, but their entire way of life in Grímur Hákonarson’s tale of a small shepherding community in rural Iceland. Suffused with droll wit […]

10 December

Winners of the 2015 Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase

    Pillow Talk – Lincoln Hayes & Rachel Riendeau Hayes for Best Screenwriting & the James Goldstone Award Headliner – Cal Hopwood & Michael Fisher for Best Cinematography Sabra – Bill Phillips for Best Film About a Vermonter She Sings to the Stars – Larry Cedar for Best Actor Hurt – Ethan Murphy for […]

8 December Recommends Supporting VTIFF Recommends Supporting VTIFF

6 FILM NONPROFITS TO SUPPORT IN NEW ENGLAND Here’s a film charity for each state: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont 5 DEC , 2015   POSTED BY: NEWENGLANDFILM.COM How about spreading some holiday joy (and much-needed money) to these six local film nonprofits? We’ve chosen one for each New England state. Of course, there […]

13 September

Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase 2015

We’re happy to announce the lineup of films selected for the 2015 Showcase. The films will be shown Friday Oct 23 and Saturday Oct 24 at the Black Box, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center, 60 Lake Street, Burlington.  Screening times will be announced shortly. All screenings are free to the public, donations welcome. The […]

31 July

VTIFF and Stowe Story Labs announce 2015 VTIFF Fellow

Stowe Story Labs and the Vermont International Film Foundation are pleased to announce the 2015 VTIFF Fellowship to the Labs. The non-profit Stowe Story Labs run from September 12 – 15 at the Helen Day Art Center in Stowe, Vermont and bring emerging screenwriters, filmmakers and creative producers from around the world together with top […]

29 June

Special Offer to VTIFF Members – discounted subscription to MovieMaker magazine

Special Offer to VTIFF Members – discounted subscription to MovieMaker magazine

For a limited time VTIFF members are eligible to receive MovieMaker Magazine in print at $14.95. That’s more than 60 percent off the newsstand price. And with it you’ll receive a Free digital subscription.  OR, VTIFF  members can choose to purchase digital only at $7.95. Become a member of VTIFF and receive the special promo code!

11 June

Colin Trevorrow & Chris Pratt message to VTIFF

              June 10 – Special message recorded by Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow and the film’s star Chris Pratt, to the audience attending the special benefit screening for VTIFF’s education programs. Thank you Colin, Chris and Universal Studios!