Monadnock Film Festival culminates with Daniels Award documentary

By Ethan DeWitt Sentinel Staff April 24, 2017 In Deh’Subz, a remote village in Afghanistan’s Kabul province, meaningful change can seem a rarity. Literacy rates have long been near the lowest in the world. Many of the village’s families today

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Film About American Atomic Bomb Victims Leaves Festival Audience Spent, by Steve Gilbert

By Stephen Gilbert Sentinel Staff April 22, 2017 As the credits rolled in the darkened theater and music from the score faded into silence, quiet sobs from the audience became audible. If films are supposed to inspire, uplift and stimulate,

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For MONIFF, It’s Show Time

By Xander Landen Sentinel Staff April 21, 2017 A red carpet and posts attached with a rope ran from under the marquee of The Colonial Theatre in Keene and out onto Main Street. Dozens of moviegoers, some dressed to the

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MONIFF Brings Film Festival to Peterborough Community Theatre

MONIFF Best in Fest at Peterborough Communigy Theatre

For the first time, MONIFF will bring the film festival to Peterborough’s Community Theatre on Sunday, April 23rd, with the Best of Fest. At the Saturday night awards presentation on April 22nd, the Audience Choice Awards will be announced for

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Monadnock International Film Festival to bring attendees the world

MONIFF Executive Director Dianna Costello at launch party. Photo by Michael Moore, Sentinel Staff

Article By Callie Ginter, Sentinel Staff Friday, March 31, 2017 Jill Pierson, 18, of Francestown will attend the fifth annual Monadnock International Film Festival next month because she hopes to become a filmmaker someday. For Cheryl Barlow of Harrisville, it’s

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Join Us – MONIFF Free Public Launch Party!

moniff public launch party, March 30 2017, Hannah Grimes Center, Keene, NH

The Monadnock International Film Festival welcomes the public to the MONIFF Launch Party, Thursday evening, March 30 at “the Hive” event space in the Hannah Grimes Center, 25 Roxbury Street, Keene. The event will run 5:30pm -7:30 pm. Appetizers, beer

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Monadnock International Film Festival names Daniels award winner

Beth Murphy, 2017 Jonathan Daniels Award Recipient - What Tomorrow Brings

Article By Sentinel Staff Friday, March 10, 2017 A Massachusetts filmmaker will be the recipient of this year’s Jonathan Daniels Award at the Monadnock International Film Festival next month. Beth Murphy is being honored for her documentary “What Tomorrow Brings”

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Meet Our Intern

keelan brown, moniff intern and filmmaker

Keelan Brown is a junior at Keene State College studying Film Production and Critical Studies in addition to a minor in Business Management. Keelan works part time at the on-campus film equipment rental facilities and is excited to learn the

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Join Us At The Red Carpet Party!

MONIFF Red Carpet Party! Join us Sunday night, Feb. 26th, 7:30 pm until closing.

DUST OFF YOUR FANCY DUDS AND COME JOIN OUR OSCAR VIEWING PARTY Rate the red carpet fashion and watch the show live Help pick the winners of major awards in a 50/50 Raffle contest $5 each category RSVP to director@moniff.org

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Give Gift Memberships, Buy 20% Off Film & VIP Passes

give the gift of moniff - buy gift memberships, buy 20% off film and vip passes

GIFT MEMBERSHIPS Spread the joy this holiday season with a gift membership to the Monadnock International Film Festival (MONIFF). Memberships start at just $6/month (or $75/year) and are tax deductible. Membership benefits include discounts on monthly film screenings and film

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