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The Countdown to BIFF Has Officially Begun!

By April 21, 2014No Comments

Lots of announcements to make, too!

Don’t miss out on the Film Announcement Party this Thursday, April 24 at Haven in Lenox! This party is invite-only for Sponsors, $300 Special Event Inclusive Passholders, and $500 All-Inclusive Passholders. Get your passes today and join us for the Film Announcement Party.

Help Us Select The Next Great Filmmaker!

Berkshire Bank, America’s Most Exciting Bank, in collaboration with the Berkshire International Film Festival, will once again present The Next Great Filmmaker Award.

This fifth annual award is designed to provide increased exposure and support for short filmmakers and continue to invite the community to voice their opinion through an online voting process. Cast Your Vote! The film with the most online votes will be awarded a $2,500 cash award. The announcement of films and online voting begins Friday, April 25 and ends on May 28, 2014.  The winners will be announced opening night at the Beacon on Friday, May 30, 2014.  We will keep you posted when the competition begins  – happy voting!

BIFF is still accepting volunteers to work in Great Barrington and Pittsfield

If you are interested, please contact Lauren Ferin at  The next volunteer meeting will be held Saturday, April 26 at 10 a.m. at the Lenox Town Hall. More information on volunteering for the BIFF can be found here.