Mountainfilm on Tour New Bedford

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Saturday, November 02, 2019
3:30pm - 9:00pm
New Bedford Whaling Museum
New Bedford Whaling Museum
18 Johnny Cake Hill
New Bedford, MA 02740

SouthCoast Film Forum brings back Mountainfilm On Tour to the New Bedford Whaling Museum theater on Saturday, November 2. This one-day, two-part festival of short documentaries is presented in partnership with the New Bedford Whaling Museum and the Buzzards Bay Coalition. The program features culturally rich and inspiring documentary films about a variety of subjects, including: mountain-biking; motorcycycle women; art with plastic waste; overcoming all odds to succeed in the arts and in sport; the new Olympic sport of vertical speed climbing; the perilous rite of harvesting honey in Nepal; and an amazing story of science and nature in Africa, Alaska, and the Amazon jungle.

Founded in 1979 and based in Telluride, Colorado, Mountainfilm is one of America’s longest-running film festivals. Celebrating people, art, stories and ideas, it uses the power of film to inspire audiences to create a better world. The annual festival Tour goes to over 160 cities around the globe.

Last year’s two-part show in New Bedford was a sellout success, and enthusiastically received. Each program features different films; for the most immersive and rewarding experience, we hope you will plan on attending both sessions.

Part one will run from 3:30-5:30pm. Part two will run from 7:00-9:00pm. The mid-way intermission will feature a lobby reception with cash bar and snacks, or the opportunity to step out for a local meal.

Cost: $10 per session

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Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: SouthCoast Film Forum, Buzzards Bay Coalition & New Bedford Whaling Museum
Kid-Friendly Event
Mountainfilm on tour 2019

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