The posts on this page are from a variety of Salem blogs and the views expressed are those of the individual blog author.

March 20th, 2018

The Reasons Behind Salem Film Fest’s World-wide Popularity

The whole world is watching what we do in Salem this month!  Entering its 11th year, we are home to the Salem Film Fest (March 22-29), one of New England’s largest documentary film festivals, which presents a rich and diverse collection of the year’s best work from all over the world. Just look at the […]

March 20th, 2018

The Reasons Behind Salem Film Fest’s World-wide Popularity

The whole world is watching what we do in Salem this month!  Entering its 11th year, we are home to the Salem Film Fest (March 22-29), one of New England’s largest documentary film festivals, which presents a rich and diverse collection of the year’s best work from all over the world. Just look at the […]

February 28th, 2016

See the Films, Meet the Filmmakers at Salem Film Fest

Define a Film Festival? Pictures, performers, people and passion. Now in its 9th year, the Salem Film Fest presents all that and more, running March 3-10. The “and more?” As in previous years, filmmakers are expected to be present for more than half of the screenings, providing audiences with a unique opportunity to learn more […]

February 3rd, 2016

Real “Ghost Army” to Reappear in Salem

There is reality and there is perception in life, but in the summer of 1944, camouflaging which was which was the point of an absurd, yet deadly, yet creative ruse being played out during World War II. The details of which were in The Ghost Army, an aw…

March 3rd, 2015

Salem Film Fest 2015 — Documentaries and Interaction

Interaction. There are many factors contributing to Salem Film Fest’s continued growth and worldwide recognition, with interaction between moviegoers and filmmakers being a key element. You can be part of that process March 5-12 when Salem Film Fest is presented in Salem Ma. This year, 38 films will be showcased by filmmakers representing 10 different […]

February 24th, 2015

And the Nominees for the Best Salem Film Fest Windows Are…

With the Oscars out of the way, you can now focus up close and personal on the Salem Film Fest (March 5-12). Entering its eighth year, Salem Film Fest is one of New England’s largest documentary film festivals; it attracts submissions and attendees from all over the world. We’ll have more on the SFF in […]

February 28th, 2014

Salem Film Fest – Come to Salem, See the World

  Global spotlights focusing on Salem, MA, are not unusual during October with Haunted Happenings festivities ensue.  But we’re now getting used to world-wide attention and engagement in March for the Salem Film Fest. From March 6 – 13, the largest all-documentary festival in New England will be presented at multiple venues in Salem by […]

March 3rd, 2013

Salem Film Fest 2013

First Friday last week was a success, and the activity doesn’t end for March. It is only beginning!  The 6th annual all-documentary Salem Film Fest will be held March 7 – March 14 at CinemaSalem (with a few presentations at the Peabody Essex Museum, see full list below). This is the largest All-Documentary Festival in […]

March 4th, 2011

These are the people who perceive things differently…

Salem Film Fest is underway.  Come to Salem, See the World!  Click here for the schedule of films.

February 19th, 2011

Salem Film Fest is two weeks away

We have an amazing festival schedule in Salem.  I know I’m biased, but really… arts, literature, heritage, Halloween, holidays, Chocolate & Wine, film… we know what and how to celebrate!

Next on the agenda is the Fourth Annual Salem Fil…