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THE SILENT REVOLUTION

February 23 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

BIFF SELECTS: A group of twelfth-grade pupils decide to show their solidarity with the victims of the 1956 Hungarian uprising by staging two minutes of silence during lessons. BIFF 2019 Audience…

THE GHOST OF PETER SELLERS

March 1 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

BIFF SELECTS: A comedy genius, a hot new director and a 17th-century pirate film. What could possibly go wrong? Doors at the Triplex open at 10AM. Tickets are $12 for…

IN SEARCH OF CHOPIN

March 1 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The latest in British documentary filmmaker Phil Grabsky's In Search Of series, looking at the life of Polish pianist and composer: Frederic Francois Chopin, whose grave in Paris remains a…

AMAZING GRACE

March 5 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

This revelatory concert film featuring Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, shot over two days in January 1972 and released in 2019, is—the closest thing to witnessing a miracle—just some cameras,…

ARTIST’S GARDEN—AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM

March 9 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Taking its lead from French artists like Renoir and Monet, the American impressionist movement followed its own path which over a forty-year period reveals as much about America as a…

SOUTH MOUNTAIN

March 15 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

BIFF SELECTS: Lila has built a fragile tranquility in the Catskill mountain home she shares with her husband and their teen daughters. Soon after the girls leave for summer adventures,…

CORPUS CHRISTI

March 22 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

BIFF SELECTS: Daniel experiences a spiritual transformation in a detention center. Although his criminal record prevents him from applying to the seminary, he has no intention of giving up his…

IN SEARCH OF HAYDN

March 31 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In his lifetime Haydn achieved a degree of fame that easily surpassed that of Mozart and Beethoven. In Search of Haydn is an intricate portrait of Haydn's life told through…

THAT PÄRT FEELING

April 2 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Arvo Pärt, the most celebrated living composer of our time, is considered to be something of a recluse. However, at work he appears to be the total opposite, combining an…

RENOIR

April 13 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Renoir firmament. In their Mediterranean Eden, and in the face of his fathers fierce opposition, he falls in love with this wild, untamable spirit, and as he does so, within…

ECHO IN THE CANYON

May 7 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

ECHO IN THE CANYON celebrates the explosion of popular music that came out of LA’s Laurel Canyon in the mid-60s as folk went electric and The Byrds, The Beach Boys,…

THE IMPRESSIONISTS

May 11 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Durand-Ruel's brave decision to exhibit the Impressionists in New York in 1886 introduced enlightened, wealthy Americans to modern French painting. In doing so, he not only filled great American galleries…

MATISSE

June 8 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

MOMA & Tate Modern's landmark show explores the final chapter of Matisse's career when he began 'carving into colour,' creating his signature cut-outs. Audiences are invited to enjoy an intimate,…

FRIDA KAHLO

July 13 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

This highly engaging film takes us on a journey through the life of one of the most prevalent female icons: Frida Kahlo. She was a prolific self-portraitist, using the canvas…

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The Berkshire International Film Festival Wraps Fourteenth And Largest Festival To Date And Pays Tribute To Legendary Director Martin Scorsese

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The Berkshire International Film Festival is very pleased to announce our official collaboration with the Tanglewood Learning Institute at the Linde Center this summer. This is a brief description of…

THE BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WRAPS THIRTEENTH LARGEST FESTIVAL TO DATE

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THE BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WRAPS THIRTEENTH LARGEST FESTIVAL TO DATE Juried Prize, Audience Awards and Major Representation Deal Announced! June 4, 2018, Great Barrington, MA – Sunday, the Berkshire…

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