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Salem Film Fest

Films

  1. 15 REASONS TO LIVE

    Alan Zweig / Canada / 2013 / 83 mins
    Love, solitude, critical mind, art, individuality, home, work, humor, friendship, intoxication, praise, meaning, body, duty and death. To savor them all would presumably be to truly live.
    15 REASONS TO LIVE

    CinemaSalem One
    Sunday, March 9, 2014 3:00 pm Buy Tickets


  2. BENDING STEEL

    Dave Carroll / USA / 2013 / 93 mins
    BENDING STEEL is a deeply moving and inspirational documentary exploring the lost art of the oldetime strongman and one man's struggle to overcome limitations of body and mind.
    BENDING STEEL

    CinemaSalem One
    Wednesday, March 12, 2014 5:45 pm Buy Tickets


  3. BRASSLANDS

    Meerkat Media Collective / Serbia/USA / 2013 / 84 mins
    FILMMAKERS IN ATTENDANCE - An eccentric New York brass band, a virtuosic group of struggling Roma Gypsies and reigning Serbian champions converge with half a million fans and transcend political and ethnic borders at the world's largest trumpet festival in Guča, Serbia.
    BRASSLANDS

    CinemaSalem One
    Saturday, March 8, 2014 4:30 pm Buy Tickets


  4. BROOKFORD ALMANAC

    Cozette Russell / USA / 2013 / 41 mins
    FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - BROOKFORD ALMANAC follows a year in the life of young, first-generation farmers Luke and Catarina Mahoney as they work to keep alive their dream of running a biologically diverse farm and organic dairy in New Hampshire.
    BROOKFORD ALMANAC

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Thursday, March 13, 2014 5:15 pm Buy Tickets


  5. BROTHERS HYPNOTIC

    Reuben Atlas / USA / 2013 / 84 mins
    For the eight young men in the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, “brotherhood” is literal: they’re all sons of anti-establishment jazz legend Phil Cohran, who raised them on Chicago’s tough South Side on a strict diet of jazz, funk and Black Consciousness. Now, as they negotiate their own careers, the brothers must decide whether their father’s principles really are their own.
    BROTHERS HYPNOTIC

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:00 pm Buy Tickets


  6. CHIMERAS

    Mika Matilla / China via Finland / 2013 / 87 mins
    FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - Portraying two minds in identity crisis – the troubled contemporary-art giant Wang Guangyi and the up-and-coming photographer Liu Gang - CHIMERAS freeze frames China at a moment when its aspirations are at war with its sense of identity.
    CHIMERAS

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Saturday, March 8, 2014 12:00 pm Buy Tickets


  7. THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    Sarah McCarthy / Russia/USA / 2013 / 90 mins
    Eleven year old Masha Kulabokhova is about to be adopted into fourteen year old Cami Diaz's family. Masha grew up in a Russian orphanage; Cami was born and raised in Wisconsin and has been the exclusive focus of her parents’ love her whole life. The process of Masha becoming part of the Diaz family is going to change both girls forever in THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE.
    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Friday, March 7, 2014 4:30 pm Buy Tickets

    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Saturday, March 8, 2014 11:40 am Buy Tickets

    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Saturday, March 8, 2014 6:45 pm Buy Tickets

    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Sunday, March 9, 2014 4:00 pm Buy Tickets

    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Tuesday, March 11, 2014 5:45 pm Buy Tickets

    THE DARK MATTER OF LOVE

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Thursday, March 13, 2014 5:50 pm Buy Tickets


  8. DEAR MR. WATTERSON

    Joel Schroeder / USA / 2013 / 90 mins
    "Calvin and Hobbes" dominated the Sunday comics in thousands of newspapers for over 10 years. When its creator Bill Watterson retired the strip on New Year’s Eve in 1995, devoted readers everywhere felt the void.
    DEAR MR.WATTERSON

    National Park Service Visitor Center
    Sunday, March 9, 2014 2:00 pm Buy Tickets


  9. DERBY CRAZY LOVE

    Maya Gallus & Justine Pimlott / Canada / 2013 / 64 mins
    FILMMAKERS IN ATTENDANCE - Meet Smack Daddy, Suzy Hotrod, Kamikaze Kitten, and the other badass warriors leading the Roller Derby Revolution. DERBY CRAZY LOVE chronicles not only the birth and evolution of modern Flat Track Roller Derby, but also shows the people who are changing how we look at women in sport and femininity, one booty block at a time.
    DERBY CRAZY LOVE

    CinemaSalem One
    Friday, March 7, 2014 9:30 pm Buy Tickets


  10. DISPLACED PERSSONS

    Åsa Blanck and Johan Palmgren / Pakistan/Sweden / 2013 / 85 mins
    Per Persson left Sweden 40 years ago. In Pakistan, he fell in love and got two daughters. But as the girls grow older, trouble begins. The family decides to emigrate to Sweden. As they land in a caravan outside Hässleholm, all their expectations are turned upside down.
    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Friday, March 7, 2014 10:00 pm Buy Tickets

    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Saturday, March 8, 2014 5:00 pm Buy Tickets

    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Sunday, March 9, 2014 10:45 am Buy Tickets

    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Sunday, March 9, 2014 1:55 pm Buy Tickets

    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Monday, March 10, 2014 5:45 pm Buy Tickets

    DISPLACED PERSSONS

    CinemaSalem Screening Room
    Wednesday, March 12, 2014 7:45 pm Buy Tickets