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2015 Salem Film Fest

ARTS AND ARTISTS

Friday, March, 6, 2015


35 COWS AND A KALASHNIKOV

FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - A beautifully made triptych about warrior-farmers, colorful dandies, and voodoo wrestlers in Ethiopia, Congo-Brazzaville, and Congo-Kinshasa.

BORN TO FLY: ELIZABETH STREB VS. GRAVITY

BORN TO FLY: ELIZABETH STREB VS. GRAVITY pushes the boundaries between action and art, daring us to join Elizabeth Streb and her dancers in pursuit of human flight.

Saturday, March, 7, 2015


A SNAKE GIVES BIRTH TO A SNAKE

FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - Can we forgive the past to survive the future?

TOMORROW WE DISAPPEAR

When their land is sold to developers, the magicians, acrobats, and puppeteers of New Delhi's Kathputli Colony must find a way to unite - or splinter apart forever.

MUGSHOT

FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - MUGSHOT investigates the cultural significance of the mug shot, from law enforcement tool to celebrity caché.

MISS HILL: MAKING DANCE MATTER

MISS HILL: MAKING DANCE MATTER reveals the little-known story of Martha Hill, a visionary who fought against great odds to make contemporary and modern dance a legitimate art form in America. ON-LINE TICKETING NO LONGER AVAILABLE. A LIMITED NUMBER OF TICKETS AVAILABL AT CINEMA SALEM.

SHOULDER THE LION

FILMMAKERS IN ATTENDANCE - Three artists, three tragedies. The usual story told in a very unusual way.

Sunday, March, 8, 2015


SHIELD AND SPEAR

FILMMAKER IN ATTENDANCE - SHIELD AND SPEAR presents a complex story of art, music, and freedom in South Africa today.

Thursday, March, 12, 2015


I AM BIG BIRD: THE CAROLL SPINNEY STORY

Big Bird guided you through childhood. Let Caroll Spinney take you the rest of the way.