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Camden International Film Festival Announces Program for the Seventh Annual Points North Documentary Forum

Camden International Film Festival Announces Program for the Seventh Annual Points North Documentary Forum

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The Camden International Film Festival has released the
lineup for its seventh Points North Documentary Forum. The three-day program will
run concurrently with the festival from September 17 – 20 at the Camden Opera
House in Camden, Maine, and the Rockport Opera House in Rockport, Maine.

CIFF’s official press release reads: “This year’s
program will feature four masterclasses focused on directing, editing,
producing and interactive media, panel discussions, case studies, networking
events and the sixth annual Points North Pitch, which is now part of the
year-long Points North Fellowship for filmmakers with feature documentaries in
development. The lineup marks the continued growth of CIFF’s Points North
program as a launching pad for the next generation of documentary artists, as
well as a unique space for the international documentary community to reflect
on the craft, business and future of nonfiction storytelling.”

A full conference schedule and list of industry delegates is
listed below. For more information, take a look at the CIFF website.

2015 Points North Fellows

“Fourth Wall”
Directed by Luke Meyer
Produced by Tom Davis, Luke Meyer and Keith Newton

Directed and Produced by Jeff Unay

“No Place For Children”
Directed by Carlye Rubin and Katie Green
Produced by Carlye Rubin, Katie Green and Tina Grapenthin

“¡No Soy Puta!”
Directed by Suzan Beraza
Produced by Erika Morillo and Michelle Maughan

“Three Rising Towers”
Directed and Produced by Jordan Fein and Hunter Baker

“Whose Streets”
Directed by Sabaah Jordan and Damon DavisProduced by Flannery Miller

Points North Documentary Forum Program
September 17 – 20, 2015
Camden Opera House | Camden, ME
Rockport Opera House | Rockport, ME

Friday, September 18

10:00am – 4:00pm (Third Floor)
One on One Meetings

10:00am – 11:30am (Washington St. Conference Room)
Being There: Stories of Place

11:30am – 1:00pm (Tucker Room)
Creative Producing – Masterclass with Andrea Meditch

12:00pm – 1:30pm (Washington St. Conference Room)
Vimeo Audience Development Workshop

1:30pm – 3:00pm (Tucker Room)
Storyforms: “Living Los Sures”

2:00pm – 3:30pm (Washington St. Conference Room)
Crowdfunding to Build Independence

3:30pm – 5:00pm (Tucker Room)
Storyforms: Interactive Documentary Masterclass

4:00pm – 5:30pm (Washington St. Conference Room)
Building Characters – Editing Masterclass

5:00pm – 6:30pm (Third Floor)
LEF Foundation Reception

Saturday, September 19

10:30am – 12:30pm (Camden Opera House Auditorium)
Points North Pitch

1:30pm – 3:00pm (COH Auditorium)
Directing the Documentary – Masterclass with Alex Gibney
(presented by Vermont College of Fine Arts)

3:00pm – 4:30pm (Washington St. Conference Room)
Impact Investing

Sunday, September 20

11:00am – 1:00pm
The New News: Documentary Journalism Showcase

READ MORE: 5 Reasons the Camden Film Festival Matters for Documentaries

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