See film listings for Great Barrington and Pittsfield
The Next Great Filmmaker Award
Annual award, designed to encourage and support short filmmakers. Sponsored by Berkshire Bank, America’s Most Exciting Bank®.
Pick up your programs!
Available at the Triplex and Beacon
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
See the films and get your individual film tickets starting May 1!
Passes on Sale Now!
BIFF 2016 | JUNE 2 – 5, 2016
2016 Filmmaker Summit
A two-day talent academy offered to the 2016 film selection filmmakers