(Through April 7). The New Directors/New Films selection of carefully curated films from around the world includes 35 features and shorts from 29 countries across four continents, with 10 North American Premieres and two World Premieres, 15 films directed or co-directed by women, and 11 works by first-time feature filmmakers. A complete festival list of films is here.
Showtimes for the various films start at noon and go through 8:45pm.
At 8:30, the festival screens “MS Slavic 7,” a witty one hour Canadian film that delves into the unexpected – and sometimes hilarious – directions experienced by a young woman researching family history. A Q&A with filmmaker Sofia Bohdanowicz and star Deragh Campbell will follow the showing on March 30. Here’s a peek: