News & Notes

24 May

Burlington Film Society screens The Fits

Burlington Film Society screens The Fits

Newcomer Royalty Hightower is riveting in Anna Rose Holmer’s debut feature The Fits. Whether she’s pushing herself to physical extremes while training as a boxer or struggling to learn choreography to audition for the dance team or standing still in watchful silence, Hightower commands the screen. Her thoughtful, intense performance is essential to the film’s […]

11 May

Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase – Call for Entries

Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase – Call for Entries

Vermont filmmakers – Call for Entry now open. Deadline for submission July 23, 2016 CLICK HERE to access the 2016 Entry Form.  

3 May

VTIFF seeking Part-time Development Officer

The Vermont International Film Foundation seeks a creative and articulate relationship-builder to work with the Executive director to serve as part-time Development Officer. The Development Officer will be responsible for: Researching the most suitable CRM software for the organization (including ticketing, membership, volunteers and donors), implementing the system to maintain direct solicitation lists, fundraising files, track […]

26 April

VAMP Hatchfund Campaign receives Matching Fund

We just received a $2,000 match fund. Your $$$ will be doubled and it’s on a first come first served basis. Please help us achieve our goal – we need to raise $30,000. If you care about Vermont’s film heritage, DONATE NOW!  VAMP‘s mission is to locate, restore, catalog, preserve and make available to the […]

25 March

A Vermont Romance – covered by VPR’s Vermont Edition

VPR: Vermont Edition, Tuesday, March 22, 2106: Orly Yadin, Executive Director of VTIFF talks to Jane Lindholm about A Vermont Romance centenary tour and about VAMP

13 March

Open Bethlehem director, Leila Sansour Interview

Leila Sansour in conversation with VTIFF Executive Director Orly Yadin before the opening night of the 2016 Global Roots Film Festival: The Middle East

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 […]