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Filmmaker: Lone Spruce Creative Total Running Time: 0:01:30 Filming Location: Maine Filmmaker Origin: Maine Synopsis: This film explores what it means to be a registered guide in the North Maine woods. This film to be screened: 7/29/21 - The Kennebec Program Filmmaker Bio: Based out of a repurposed mill in Saco, Lone Spruce partners with bold brands to...

Filmmaker: Roger McCord Total Running Time: 0:03:16 Filming Location: United States Filmmaker Origin: Cumberland, Maine Synopsis: A pictorial essay on a landmark known as "America's first light": the West Quoddy Head lighthouse in Lubec, Maine. This film to be screened: 7/29/21 - The Kennebec Program Filmmaker Bio: I have lived in Cumberland, Maine, for 24 years – officially...

Filmmaker: Ashley Siana Total Running Time: 0:17:05 Filming Location: Maine Filmmaker Origin: Montana Synopsis: THE GILDED TRAP profiles Jamien Hallowell, a young Maine lobster fisherman, and Dr. Richard Wahle, a marine biologist studying the changing lobster population within the Gulf of Maine. The film depicts the shallow and sheltered Gulf of Maine as a...

Filmmaker: Rob Steger Total Running Time: 0:19:58 Filming Location: United States Filmmaker Origin: Colorado Synopsis: After quitting her job to pursue her dream of running professionally, Brittany Charboneau quickly found herself not having any fun with the sport she loved. Was there really only one path to success in becoming a professional runner or...

Filmmaker: Julia Ngeow Total Running Time: 0:06:00 Filming Location: United States Filmmaker Origin: Australia Synopsis: A documentary short that features the Vermont-based ultra-runner, author, and social-justice advocate, Mirna Valerio, which explores the interrelation between environmentalism and racial justice. This film to be screened: 7/29/21 - The Kennebec Program Special Note: World Premiere...

Filmmaker: Annemarie Hennes Total Running Time: 0:16:00 Filming Location: United States Filmmaker Origin: United States Synopsis: In March of 2020, world-class endurance athlete Rebecca Rush set out to ride a fat bike 350 miles across the frozen Alaskan wilderness. The Iditarod Trail Invitational promised the challenge of a lifetime but after an early mistake,...

Filmmaker: Graeme Meiklejohn for Origin Outside Total Running Time: 0:25:40 Filming Location: Canada Filmmaker Origin: BC Synopsis: Mac Marcoux is one of Canada’s most decorated para-athletes. He will attempt to redefine himself as a skier by taking his racing pedigree into Whistler Blackcomb’s extreme alpine terrain. Will Mac will become the world’s first blind...

Filmmaker: Aaron Peterson Studios Total Running Time: 0:10:00 Filming Location: Canada Filmmaker Origin: Michigan Synopsis: Though filmmaker Aaron Peterson's 10-year-old son died in 2019, the boy lived an adventure-filled and wise life. In 24 LEECHES, that same boy narrates a family canoe adventure to the Slate Islands of Ontario, Canada while making reflections on...

Filmmaker: Herman Mantis, Inc. Total Running Time: 0:05:20 Filming Location: Maine Filmmaker Origin: PORTLAND Synopsis: Resiliency takes many forms in this story of overcoming obstacles, finding hope in devastation and transforming adversity into positive action. Nature is powerful, healing, humbling and a vital human right. Follow Ryan Dunfee on his journey to recovery...