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

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 […]

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!

6 June

The Vermont Filmmakers Showcase™ – Call for Entry

The Vermont International Film Festival is proud to celebrate Vermont filmmaking with our annual Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase™, the oldest and largest juried presentation of Vermont films in the state. DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE We accept all genres, styles and lengths. There is no fee for Vermont films or videos submitted. The selected films will be […]

3 June

One Alcoholic to Another Airs on MPBN

One Alcoholic to Another, a film by Vermont filmmakers Eleanor Lanahan and Orly Yadin, airs on Maine Public Broadcast Network Thursday June 12, 2014 at 10pm and Saturday June 14 at 11am. The film premiered at the Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase 2012.  Read the interview with the filmmakers here: MPBN-One Alcoholic To Another  

27 May

Comcast Newsmakers NE – VTIFF Executive Director interview

Comcast Newsmakers NE – VTIFF Executive Director interview

May 2014, Montpelier, VT: Executive Director of VTIFF, Orly Yadin, talks to Eric Clemons about changes in 2014 and plans for the future

28 February

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