Monthly Archives: April 2016

Monadnock film festival officials deem event a success

moniff lamp post announcing 2016 film festival

Article By Meghan Foley Sentinel Staff Tuesday, April 19, 2016 The filmmakers are gone, the awards presented and the Monadnock International Film Festival pronounced a success. MONIFF Executive Director Dianna Costello said Monday she hasn’t had a chance to find

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Monadnock film festival wraps with top award going to ‘Jim Foley’ filmmaker

rian Oakes, director of “Jim: The James Foley Story,” holds the Jonathan Daniels Award, Photo © Michael Moore / Sentinel Staff

Article By Matt Nanci Sentinel Staff – Monday, April 18, 2016 Brian Oakes didn’t want the public’s lasting image of journalist James Foley to be of him in the desert wearing an orange jumpsuit and preparing to die. So he

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Monadnock International Film Festival opens with excitement

moniff launch exciting, photo credit michael moore keene sentinel staff

Keene Sentinel – By Melanie Plenda Contributing Writer It was one of those pink-sky sunset kind of nights in Keene as Cynthia Boucher stood in the shadow of The Colonial Theatre marquis on a fresh and lush red carpet. Couples

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Monadnock International Film Festival a boon to region

moniff fans outside the colonial theatre

Editorial By Sentinel Staff The fourth annual Monadnock International Film Festival kicks off today. In its first three years, the event has become established as having firm roots and a long reach. The roots include, of course, local leadership and

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Industry veteran to direct Monadnock International Film Festival

moniff returns to keene, nh for 4th season

Union Leader – BY MEGHAN PIERCE | UNION LEADERCORRESPONDENT | April 10. 2016 KEENE — The Monadnock International Film Festival returns to Keene on Thursday with a new executive director — film and television industry veteran Dianna Costello. The film

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Monadnock International Film Festival Launches Season

moniff launches 2016 season with highlights

Article By Sentinel Staff It’s nearly showtime for the Monadnock International Film Festival, which organizers and members of the public celebrated Wednesday evening at a launch party in Keene. In an email this morning, MONIFF Executive Director Dianna Costello estimated

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