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Salem Film Fest 2018

All Films & Events

  1. American Experience presents INTO THE AMAZON

    John Maggio / Brazil via USA / 2017 / 100 mins
    American Experience presents INTO THE AMAZON

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Saturday, March 24, 12:15pm Buy Tickets


  2. BEAUTY AND RUIN

    Marc de Guerre / USA via Canada / 2017 / 75 mins
    Does art matter to a city on the verge of extinction? With Detroit in bankruptcy, masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Art are in peril.
    BEAUTY AND RUIN

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Saturday, March 24, 8:10pm Buy Tickets


  3. THE EXPERIMENTAL CITY

    Chad Freidrichs / USA / 2017 / 95 mins
    A visionary scientist, alarmed by the growing environmental crisis in 1960s America, dreams up a futuristic metropolis.
    THE EXPERIMENTAL CITY

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Saturday, March 24, 5:35pm Buy Tickets


  4. THE JUDGE

    Erika Cohn / Palestine via USA / 2017 / 82 mins
    The first woman judge to sit on a West Bank Palestinian Shari’a court redefines how the law treats women.
    THE JUDGE

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Sunday, March 25, 4:50pm Buy Tickets


  5. MR. FISH: CARTOONING FROM THE DEEP END

    Pablo Bryant / USA / 2017 / 70 mins
    An outrageous editorial cartoonist tries to raise a family and maintain his defiant voice when dangerous humor has no market.
    MR. FISH: CARTOONING FROM THE DEEP END

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Friday, March 23, 8:10pm Buy Tickets


  6. THE NEXT GUARDIAN

    Arun Bhattarai and Dorottya Zurbó / Bhutan via Hungary / 2017 / 74 mins
    The contrasting dreams of two generations clash within an ancient Buddhist monastery in Bhutan.
    THE NEXT GUARDIAN

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Friday, March 23, 6:00pm Buy Tickets


  7. RAMEN HEADS

    Koki Shigeno / Japan / 2017 / 93 mins
    Chef Osamu Tomita takes cameras into his kitchen, where he shares recipes, trade secrets and his thoughts on flavors.
    RAMEN HEADS

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Sunday, March 25, 11:30am Buy Tickets


  8. SHORTS BLOCK

    120 mins

  9. A SUITABLE GIRL

    Sarita Khurana and Smriti Mundhra / India via USA / 2017 / 93 mins
    Three young women strive to reconcile their “new India” contemporary values, identities and dreams with their ancient tradition of arranged marriages.
    A SUITABLE GIRL

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Sunday, March 25, 2:00pm Buy Tickets


  10. WAITING FOR THE SUN

    Kaspar Astrup Schröder / China via Germany / 2017 / 93 mins
    The children of China's death row inmates long for their imprisoned parents.
    WAITING FOR THE SUN

    PEM Morse Auditorium
    Saturday, March 24, 3:10pm Buy Tickets