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Great Barrington Opening Night - THURSDAY 6.2.16

Screening of Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. Q&A to follow with Yo-Yo Ma.


Special Screening of A Year By The Sea - Saturday 6.4.16

Followed by a conversation with director, writer, Karen Allen and other members of the cast


Bruce Dern Tribute - Saturday 6.4.16

Tribute and conversation with BIFF 2016 Achievement in film Honoree and Academy Award nominated actor, Bruce Dern and Doug Trumbull. Followed by screening of NEBRASKA.


Closing Night - SUNDAY 6.5.16

Screening of De Palma followed by Q&A with directors Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow Moderated by artist Gregory Crewdson


Pittsfield Opening Night - Friday 6.3.16

Berkshire Bank presentation of the 7th Annual “Next Great Filmmaker Award” and the screening of Life, Animated followed by a Q&A with filmmakers.


2016 Festival Announced

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BIFF 2016 | JUNE 2 – 5, 2016


2016 Filmmaker Summit

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