Individual Advance Ticket(s)- A Destruction

Price $15.00
19 Tickets Available

A Destruction - Documentary Feature - Thursday, August 22 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theater
Humera, an 11-year old girl from a remote village off the coast of Karachi, Pakistan, dreams of becoming a doctor but the only school in her community comes under threat of closure. A Destruction follows Humera as she reaches a critical point in her life where she faces intense pressure to forego her education for an arranged marriage.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)-Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache

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76 Tickets Available

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 1:00pm - Dana Auditorium
Alice Guy-Blaché was a true pioneer who got into the movie business at the very beginning—in 1894. Two years later, she was made head of production at the world’s first movie studio, France’s Gaumont. She and her husband moved to the United States, and she founded her own company, Solax, in 1910. But by 1919, Guy-Blaché’s career had come to an abrupt end, and she and the 1000 films that bore her name were largely forgotten.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Benzin

Price $15.00
12 Tickets Available

Benzin- Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
In a small, remote German town, 30 years after the reunion of East and West Germany, everybody has left but a few. His mother is long gone, but Leon remains, helping his father run a gas station on Poland’s border. Suddenly, a young woman from Ukraine arrives, and Leon hopes she can help him find peace with his unknown past.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- The Biggest Little Farm

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96 Tickets Available

The Biggest Little Farm - Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 1:30pm - Dana Auditorium
The Biggest Little Farm chronicles the eight year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature. Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and an urgent message to heed Mother Nature’s call, The Biggest Little Farm provides us all a vital blueprint for better living and a healthier planet.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - The Bird Catcher

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

The Bird Catcher- Narrative Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 1:00pm - Marquis Theater
A Norwegian Jewish teenager who dreams of Hollywood stardom is suddenly faced with playing the role of her life, masquerading as a boy on a Nazi-occupied farm plotting her escape to Sweden and survival.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - The Blueberry Farmer

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31 Tickets Available

The Blueberry Farmer - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 10:00am - Twilight Hall
Bernie Ellis, all around good guy, was bush hogging a pasture on his farm when he noticed a helicopter circling above. The police raided him that day and Bernie was arrested for growing a small number of cannabis plants - marijuana he gave to terminal AIDS and cancer patients and to relieve his own fibromyalgia. For more than a decade, Bernie wrestled with Tennessee and Federal authorities over his legal status. This is his fascinating story.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Book Week

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

Book Week - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 7:15pm - Marquis Theater
When it looks like his new novel will be published, high school English teacher and once famous author Nicholas Cutler thinks his luck has finally changed. But what promises to be the best week of his life spirals into the exact opposite. A pregnant girlfriend, a student in trouble with the law, a gravely ill brother-in-law and the prospects of an unfulfilled life force Mr. Cutler to re-examine things in this sly Australian drama.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Busy Inside

Price $15.00
9 Tickets Available

Busy Inside - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
Karen, a therapist, helps people who suffer from Dissociative Identity Disorder — a condition she has herself, juggling seventeen of her own alter egos. In this poetic documentary exploration of the much-misunderstood condition, Busy Inside follows Karen and her patient Marshay on their complicated quests for self.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Cleo from 5 to 7

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35 Tickets Available

Cleo from 5 to 7- Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Twilight Hall
Selfish pop singer Cléo (Corinne Marchand) has two hours to wait until the results of her biopsy come back. After an ominous tarot card reading, she visits her friends, all of whom fail to give her the emotional support she needs. Wandering around Paris, she finally finds comfort talking with a soldier in a park. Directed by Agnes Varda.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Don't Be Nice

Price $15.00
28 Tickets Available

Don't Be Nice - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theatre
A team of young New York City Slam Poets finds its voice as it competes for the National Championship during the summer of 2016. An emotional and inspiring film that gives insightful commentary on race, gender, identity and sexual politics in America today, Don't Be Nice is both an absorbing competition doc and a vital writer's workshop that proves once and for all that winning hearts and minds is the ultimate prize.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Feral

Price $15.00
29 Tickets Available

Feral - Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
An examination of loneliness and the masks we wear to face the world, Andrew Wonder's intriguing drama Feral tells the story of Yasmine, a young woman living in the tunnels underneath Manhattan. She is struggling to overcome her past while she meets other city dwellers fending for their own lives.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- First Reformed

Price $15.00
80 Tickets Available

First Reformed - Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Town Hall Theater
The pastor of a small church in upstate New York, played by Ethan Hawke, spirals out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Float

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35 Tickets Available

Float - Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 1:30pm - Twilight Hall
In the ultra-competitive indoor sport of flying elite, stunningly-designed model airplanes, a wild-card newcomer threatens to knock a teammate off his world champion throne. A tale about obsession and passion, about camaraderie and competition, about time and beauty, Float is a documentary that is as much about the intricacies of the sport and the science as the complexity of the people involved.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- For Sama

Price $15.00
100 Tickets Available

For Sama - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Dana Auditorium
For Sama is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while cataclysmic conflict rises around her.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Golnesa

Price $15.00
19 Tickets Available

Golnesa - Narrative Feature - Thursday, August 22 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
Golmammad and Golnesa, a young Afghan couple, are illegal immigrants who are working in a traditional brick making kiln in Iran. Following significant events that happen to them, their lives undergo profound changes.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Guardian

Price $15.00
33 Tickets Available

Guardian - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23- 10:00am- Marquis Theater
Guardian follows stewards of British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest, who live full-time on boats in the depths of the wilderness to monitor salmon, the backbone of the ecosystem, economy and culture along the BC coast. But, in an age of science censorship and soaring natural resource development, Guardians—and the wildlife they have dedicated their lives to protect—are now disappearing. The film tackles the consequences of the erosion of science and environmental management.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Ingrid

Price $15.00
3 Tickets Available

Ingrid- Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theater
Ingrid tells the fascinating story of a successful fashion designer and mother in Texas who dropped everything and moved to rural Oklahoma in order to pursue a personal and creative life. She has since become a reclusive hermit and spends her time creating clay sculptures and art out of rocks from the nearby creek. What would drive a successful fashion designer to immerse herself in nature and leave everything behind?

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Invisible Hands

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100 Tickets Available

Invisible Hands - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 10:00am - Dana Auditorium
Award-winning documentary Invisible Hands exposes child labor and trafficking within the supply chains of the world’s biggest corporations, which produce some of our most loved items.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Last Black Man in San Francisco

Price $15.00
73 Tickets Available

Last Black Man in San Francisco - Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 7:15pm - Town Hall Theater
Jimmie and his best friend Mont try to reclaim the house built by Jimmie's grandfather, launching them on a poignant odyssey that connects them to their past, even as it tests their friendship and sense of belonging in the place they call home.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Lynch: A History

Price $15.00
80 Tickets Available

Lynch: A History - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 1:00pm - Town Hall Theater
Lynch: A History explores the silence that nonconformist NFL star Marshawn Lynch deploys as a form of resistance. Culling more than 700 video clips and placing them in dramatic, rapid, and radical juxtaposition, the film is a powerful political parable about the American media-sports complex and its deep complicity with racial oppression.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Made in Boise

Price $15.00
80 Tickets Available

Made in Boise- Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 10:00am - Town Hall Theater
In Boise, Idaho, where 70% of new arrivals are gay men from overseas, as many as one in fifteen mothers will become surrogates in their lifetime. Surrogacy has nearly quadrupled in the last 20 years, and this small Western city presents an opportunity to explore this growing yet complex and controversial phenomenon.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Maiden

Price $15.00
93 Tickets Available

Maiden - Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 7:15pm - Dana Auditorium
In 1989, the very idea of a competitive all-female sailboat crew was nearly inconceivable to the manly world of open-ocean yacht racing. They’d never make it to the start of the Whitbread Round the World Race, much less survive to the finish. They’d never find funding. They didn’t have the strength or skill. They’d die at sea. Did that many professional female sailors even exist? Tracy Edwards proved all the naysayers wrong.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Major Arcana

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

Major Arcana - Narrative Feature - Thursday, August 22 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theater
Set in the backwoods of Vermont, Major Arcana follows an itinerant carpenter’s attempt to end a legacy of alcoholism and poverty by building a log cabin by hand. His plans are complicated when he reunites with Sierra, a woman with whom he shares a troubled past, and he must reconcile his old life with his new one. A vivid depiction of life in early sobriety, it’s a universal story resonant to these uncertain times.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Moynihan

Price $15.00
30 Tickets Available

Moynihan - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 1:00pm - Twilight Hall
A biographical portrait of Daniel Patrick Moynihan, twentieth century colossus: public intellectual, policy specialist, ambassador and U.S. Senator from New York. The film captures the spirit of Moynihan's remarkable ideas as they evolved over the course of his tumultuous life in postwar America, featuring both the triumphs and the controversies.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- My Dear Children

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

My Dear Children - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
My Dear Children follows one woman’s quest to unravel a family mystery. Her journey reveals a heartbreaking and little known humanitarian tragedy when anti- Jewish massacres, “pogroms,” swept Eastern Europe following WWI. Scholars today describe what happened as “the holocaust of its day.” The consequences of that earlier holocaust continue to reverberate through the generations and warn us of what could happen yet again.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - New Homeland

Price $15.00
76 Tickets Available

New Homeland - Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Town Hall Theater
Every summer since 1914, Camp Pathfinder, a summer camp located in Canada’s Algonquin Park, invites boys from across Canada and the United States to spend a few weeks in the backcountry. Two years ago, Camp Director Mike Sladden, enraged by the growing global refugee crisis, had an idea. What if he could find a way to bring a group of displaced boys from war-torn Syria and Iraq to spend the summer at Pathfinder?

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - One Town at a Time

Price $15.00
76 Tickets Available

One Town at a Time- Documentary Feature - Thursday, August 22 - 10:00am - Town Hall Theater
Vermont has 251 towns. Explore them…One Town at a Time. One Town at a Time is a
coming-of-age story that is firmly rooted in the community spirit that makes Vermont so
special. You will hear from “251 Club” members of all kinds and, after listening to their
stories of traveling through Vermont, you’ll want to start exploring as well.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - The Pollinators

Price $15.00
90 Tickets Available

The Pollinators- Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 10:00am - Dana Auditorium
The Pollinators follows migratory beekeepers and their bees throughout a growing season, joining them as they stop at farms to pollinate the myriad of plants and trees that depend upon honey bees to grow and produce our food. Throughout the journey, the film will meet farmers, scientists, chefs and academics to give perspective on this complex food system that we all depend on.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

Price $15.00
97 Tickets Available

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins- Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 4:00pm - Dana Auditorium
The life and work of Molly Ivins, a political journalist from Texas, best-selling author, and Bill of Rights warrior.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- The Return of Richard III on the 9:24am Train

Price $15.00
4 Tickets Available

The Return of Richard III on the 9:24am Train - Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 7:15pm - Marquis Theater
It's a comedy drama.
The drama: a dying man decides to hire professional actors to impersonate his loved ones at a final "family" get together.
The comedy: the group of actors he has hired turns out to be even more neurotic than he.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Reversing Roe

Price $15.00
57 Tickets Available

Reversing Roe - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 7:15pm - Town Hall Theater
Filmmakers expose a decades-long political campaign to overturn Roe v. Wade using interviews with abortion rights supporters and opponents. Featuring an appearance by Dr. Colleen McNicholas, the sole remaining abortion provider in the state of Missouri.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- The River and the Wall

Price $15.00
78 Tickets Available

The River and the Wall - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 4:00pm - Town Hall Theater
Five friends embark on an epic 1,200-mile mountain bike, horse, and canoe expedition down the Rio Grande River to document the borderlands before construction of a wall and to explore how it would impact wildlife, immigration, public lands, border security, and landowners.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Ruben Brandt, Collector

Price $15.00
25 Tickets Available

Ruben Brandt, Collector - Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 11:00pm - Marquis Theater
Ruben Brandt, a famous psychotherapist, is forced to steal 13 paintings from the world's renowned museums to prevent the terrible nightmares he has as a result of subliminal messaging he received as a child. Four of his patients, expert thieves, offer to steal the works, since he believes that once he owns them, the nightmares will disappear. He becomes a wanted criminal known as "The Collector". An animated masterpiece many years in the making.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Same Boat

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

Same Boat- Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theater
Same Boat is the story of a time-traveling assassin who inadvertently falls in love with the woman he’s been sent to kill... while on a cruise ship. The film was secretly shot aboard an actual cruise.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Seadrift

Price $15.00
15 Tickets Available

Seadrift- Documentary Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 7:15pm - Marquis Theater
In 1979, a Vietnamese refugee shoots and kills a white crab fisherman at the public town docks in Seadrift, TX. What began as a dispute over fishing territory erupts into violence and ignites a maelstrom of boat burnings, KKK intimidation, and other hostilities against Vietnamese refugees along the Gulf Coast. Set during the early days of Vietnamese refugee arrival in the U.S., Seadrift examines the shooting and its dramatic aftermath, revealing the unexpected consequences.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Stella's Last Weekend

Price $15.00
30 Tickets Available

Stella's Last Weekend - Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 10:00am - Twilight Hall
Stella’s Last Weekend is the story of two brothers whose relationship is definitely challenged when they find themselves in love with the same girl, but eventually deepens the unshakable bond between them.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Styx

Price $15.00
100 Tickets Available

Styx - Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 7:15pm - Dana Auditorium
A busy doctor plans to spend her annual vacation fulfilling her long-held dream of sailing from Gibraltar to the small island of Ascension in the Atlantic. But everything changes when she sees a damaged, overloaded boat full of refugees nearby. Knowing that at least a hundred people could drown, she begins to organize to help them but slowly begins to fear that it will be impossible to do so.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Sunken Roads: Three Generations After D-Day

Price $15.00
33 Tickets Available

Sunken Roads: Three Generations After D-Day - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 10:00am - Twilight Hall
A young woman joins a group of D-Day veterans on a 70th anniversary pilgrimage to retrace their route from the beaches at Normandy during World War II. Sunken Roads follows their journey, painting an intimate portrait of these soldiers during their final return to that hallowed ground. Providing a new perspective through the eyes of a 20-year old woman, a story of intergenerational friendship blossoms from the memories of 90-year-old men.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- The Sweet Hereafter

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

The Sweet Hereafter - Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 7:15pm- Twilight Hall
A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his efforts only seem to push the townspeople further apart. At the same time, one teenage survivor of the accident has to reckon with the loss of innocence brought about by a different kind of damage.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - This Little Land of Mines

Price $15.00
7 Tickets Available

This Little Land of Mines- Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 1:30pm - Marquis Theater
This Little Land of Mines shines a spotlight on the resilience of the Laotian people as they live among and work to clear 80 million unexploded American bombs embedded in their land after the Vietnam War era.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- TransMillitary

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

TransMilitary - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 4:00pm - Marquis Theater
TransMilitary chronicles the lives of four individuals defending their country’s freedom while fighting for their own. They put their careers and their families’ livelihoods on the line by coming out as transgender to top brass officials in the Pentagon in hopes of attaining the equal right to serve. The ban was lifted in 2016, but with President Trump now having reinstated it, their futures hang in the balance once again.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Undeterred

Price $15.00
12 Tickets Available

Undeterred - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 1:00pm - Marquis Theater
Filmed in the rural border community of Arivaca, Arizona, Undeterred depicts the militarization along the US/ Mexico border enacted by US Customs and Border Patrol and how it has affected and changed life in the community. Made by a resident of Arivaca, the entire film was crafted in close collaboration with the community residents who are its subjects.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - Voice of America: Lowell Thomas and the Rise of Broadcasting

Price $15.00
79 Tickets Available

Voice of America: Lowell Thomas and the Rise of Broadcasting- Documentary Feature - Thursday, August 22- 1:30pm- Town Hall Theater
In the 1930s, as America's foremost newscaster both in newsreels and on the radio, Lowell Thomas set the standard for reliable, non-partisan broadcast news. Today, as the profusion of alternative digital sources is changing that network dominated universe and the air rings with charges of “fake news”, this film examines, through the life of Lowell Thomas, the evolution and value of broadcast journalism.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - We Were Islands

Price $15.00
35 Tickets Available

We Were Islands - Narrative Feature - Saturday, August 24 - 7:15pm - Marquis Theater
Reeta, a young stand-up comedian, feels the heat. As she edges closer to the ominous age of 30, she feels the ever-mounting pressure to fall in love, get married, and settle down. Her growing doubts and conservative Indian family are certainly not helping the situation. When she meets lonely funeral home employee Juliun, her happy ending finally feels imminent.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael

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100 Tickets Available

What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael - Documentary Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 10:00am - Dana Auditorium
The portrait of the work of controversial film critic Pauline Kael and her influence on the male-dominated worlds of cinema and film criticism.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - When We Walk

Price $15.00
80 Tickets Available

When We Walk - Documentary Feature - Friday, August 23 - 10:00am - Town Hall Theater
Follow the life of disability activist and filmmaker Jason DaSilva as he confronts the abrupt end of his marriage and the departure of his wife and young son from New York to Austin, Texas. Though he is quadriplegic, can barely see, and has problems swallowing and breathing, DaSilva sets off for Austin, where he encounters a Medicaid system that would force him to live in a nursing home in order to be near his son.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Wildlike

Price $15.00
78 Tickets Available

Wildlike - Narrative Feature - Sunday, August 25 - 10:00am - Town Hall Theater
A gruff backpacker (Bruce Greenwood) helps a troubled teen (Ella Purnell) trek through the Alaskan wilderness to make her way back home to Seattle.

Individual Advance Ticket(s) - The Witch in the Window

Price $15.00
33 Tickets Available

The Witch in the Window - Narrative Feature - Thursday, August 22 - 10:00am - Marquis Theater
When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make, she's getting stronger.

Individual Advance Ticket(s)- Woman At War

Price $15.00
28 Tickets Available

Woman At War - Narrative Feature - Friday, August 23 - 7:15pm - Twilight Hall
Halla, a woman in her forties, declares war on the local aluminum industry to prevent it from disfiguring her country. She risks all she has to protect the highlands of Iceland - but the situation could change with the unexpected arrival of a small orphan in her life.

Individual Advance Tickets are good ONLY for the film selected. We seat Individual Advance Ticket holders 10 minutes before show, after Festival Pass holders. No seats are reserved by row or number.