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Points North Institute Awarded Grants from Maine Office of Tourism and National Endowment for the Arts

Points North Institute Awarded Grants from Maine Office of Tourism and National Endowment for the Arts Maine Office of Tourism The Maine Office of Tourism has awarded the Points North Institute/Camden International Film Festival with a 2017 Special Event Grant of $50,000 as part of eight tourism marketing grants awarded in the most recent round [...]

CIFF Selects: I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO

CIFF Selects: I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO **Please note this screening has been changed to February 22 at 7pm due to inclement weather CIFF is excited to announce the February selection for our CIFF Selects year round screening series is I Am Not Your Negro; a film exploring race relations throughout the Unites States [...]

CIFF Selects: FIRE AT SEA

CIFF Selects: FIRE AT SEA The 2017 CIFF Selects series will kick-off on January 18th at 7 PM with the Academy Award short-listed feature documentary, FIRE AT SEA, the first documentary film to win the top award at the Berlin International Film Festival. Situated 150 miles south of Sicily, Lampedusa has hit headlines [...]

2016 Camden International Film Festival and Points North Winners

2016 Camden International Film Festival and Points North Winners The Camden International Film Festival (CIFF) has announced the winners of the 2016 Festival, which took place September 15 to 18 in Camden, Rockport and Rockland, Maine. Under its new banner, the Points North Institute, the organization has expanded artist programs such as the [...]

Announcing Selections for the 2016 Shortform Editing Residency and Storyforms Exhibition of VR and Immersive Media

Points North Institute announces selections for Shortform Editing Residency and Storyforms, a new showcase of VR and interactive media at CIFF The Points North Institute has unveiled the lineup for Storyforms, its inaugural showcase of interactive and immersive nonfiction media that takes viewers beyond traditional screens. The program includes six virtual reality documentaries [...]

Announcing Shortform Residency for Shorts or Episodic Series

Points North Institute Announces Shortform Editing Residency For Filmmakers and Journalists Working on Documentary Shorts or Episodic Series The Points North Institute opened submissions for the inaugural Shortform Editing Residency, a new program supporting filmmakers and journalists working on documentary shorts or episodic series. The week-long residency will take place September 11-18, bringing four selected filmmakers to Maine to work [...]