The BEST films of the Maine International Film Festival will be shown at MIFF in the Mountains: eight films over four nights, Sunday through Wednesday, July 30 through August 2, at the RFA Lakeside Theater in Rangeley. Film lovers rejoice! A different film at 5 PM and 8 PM each evening with discussions after each film. Opening Night Reception with William Wegman at 4:30 PM, July 30. Sponsored by Juliet J. Goodfriend. Buy individual MIFF movie tickets below, or get a Festival Pass by clicking here.

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Aug 1st, 2017 Tickets: $25 Self-Guided Home Tour: 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm Taste of Rangeley: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm at The Loon Lodge Inn & Restaurant

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Spectacularly shot on Monhegan Island, The Sounding speaks to all of us as Liv discovers the ability to talk through reading Shakespeare aloud. Talented director Catherine Eaton, also wrote and stars in this film that resonates Maine. Includes opening night reception with William Wegman at 4:30 PM.

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Bob runs a 250-pig farm, but his weekly trips to the slaughterhouse become an agonizing stimulus to ponder the sanctity of life and reinvent his own.

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Oscar winner Holly Hunter loses her job in academia and she goes on a search to New Orleans to confront the man who stole her son’s concept for a new restaurant. This road trip yields many surprises and even a few laughs.

Award-winning-Maine filmmaker, Huey, paints a portrait of Thoreau and his influence on thought and environmentalism. Join the director for a Q and A after the screening.

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To celebrate her 50th birthday, filmmaker Lynn Sachs gathers 12 fellow New Yorkers, who were born and lived all over the world, to help make a movie over a single weekend. Together they recollect strange and memorable moments they lived through.

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Oscar nominee, Amy Ryan (GONE GIRL) stars in this film set on a North Carolina farm. Martin Scorcese. Executive Producer, and Angus MacLachlan, lead the outstanding crew who bring this haunting story to life. Some would say it is all about the land and what that teaches, or fails to teach, those who toil on it.

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An uplifting film inspired by her 103-year-old grandmother, who teaches the director how to move gracefully through life. Four years and forty interviews later, the filmmaker finds others who have lived long and useful lives, and they add their sometimes-surprising perspectives.

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Winner of Best First Feature at Berlin Film Festival, this is a jewel of autobiographical filmmaking as six-year-old Frida is forced from busy Barcelona to the quiet Catalan provinces to begin a new life with adoptive relatives.

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Aug 18-21, 2017, 7:00 PM at the RFA Lakeside Theater. Reserved Seating: $20

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Aug. 25, 2017 @ 7:00PM at the Church of the Good Shepherd General Admission: $15

Rangeley Friends of the Arts

Aug. 26th, 2017 @ 7:00PM at the RFA Lakeside Theater. Reserved Seating: $20

Rangeley Friends of the Arts

Dec 15, 2017 @7:00PM at the Church of the Good Shepherd General Admission: $15