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19 Movies to Watch: The 2016 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

By at April 23, 2016 | 11:28 pm | 0 Comment

19 Movies to Watch: The 2016 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

Time flies when you’re seeing movies. I would’ve sworn the 2015 Independent Film Festival Boston wrapped just a couple weeks ago, yet here we go with the 2016 edition of the gleaming gem of New England – dare I say, American – film festivals. At last year’s event, the IFFB’s prescience was present as ever, as the festival screened movies that picked up more...

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IFFB 2012 Opening Night: Live with Ira Glass and SLEEPWALK WITH ME

By at April 26, 2012 | 6:24 am | 0 Comment

IFFB 2012 Opening Night: Live with Ira Glass and SLEEPWALK WITH ME

As has become the custom, opening night at the Independent Film Festival of Boston was packed. This writer thought she had time to go to the bathroom after shooting the red carpet at the Somerville Theater and still get a decent seat but, boy, was she wrong. Lines were already wrapped around the building an hour before showtime. Buzz amongst those standing in the line more...

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IFFB Film Reviews: SLEEPWALK WITH ME, IMPOSTER, PLIMPTON

By at April 24, 2012 | 8:00 am | 3 Comments

IFFB Film Reviews: SLEEPWALK WITH ME, IMPOSTER, PLIMPTON

With the 2012 Independent Film Festival of Boston kicking off Wednesday night, we've got some movies to talk about. You've already seen our 10 Movies to Watch preview of this year's IFFB, and now we've got our first set of capsule film reviews for some of this year's entries. Let us know what you're planning to see, and what's worth seeing. Sleepwalk With Me Fans of more...

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New Movie Preview, Trailer: Alex Karpovsky’s RUBBERNECK

By at April 21, 2012 | 6:53 am | 1 Comments

New Movie Preview, Trailer: Alex Karpovsky’s RUBBERNECK

If you're thinking you don't know who Alex Karpovsky is, you're wrong. If you dig American independent film, you've seen him. Don't argue with me, yes, you have. And now the actor-writer-director-producer has a new low-budget psychological thriller, Rubberneck, and it premiered Friday night at the Tribeca Film Festival. More on Rubberneck in second, here's where you've more...

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