Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

August 24-27, 2017 in Middlebury Vermont First and second-time filmmakers (in their category) may enter films to the festival. As the third annual festival, there were quite a few returning directors and plenty of new faces as well. The small town atmosphere created an intimacy that gave young filmmakers access to some of the more…

Outside looking in: Trump’s first week in office

My flight left Philadelphia at 6pm on January 17th, I arrived in Medellín early the next morning. Just a few days later Donald Trump was sworn in as president and my newsfeed was filled with first-hand accounts and photos of the Women's March. Did I get out just in time? Did I run away when…