Nantucket 2015: Features Lineup Announced

nff-logo-2015-newEarlier today, we announced the Special Presentations and Features line-up for Nantucket Film Festival, where I serve as Film Program Director. I’m excited to share the program finally – its curation has been a labor of love these past few months. This year’s festival, taking place June 24-29, is our 20th anniversary! We’ll follow up with announcements about our Shorts programming and live Signature Programs in the coming weeks.

Following is the list of the films announced today. For descriptions, visit our website:

Special Presentations:
Opening Night:
THE END OF THE TOUR

Opening Day:
Disney*Pixar’s INSIDE OUT

Centerpiece:
WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE?

Closing Night:
BEST OF ENEMIES

Pre-Festival Launch:
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925)
accompanied by the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra

 

Spotlight Films:
ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL

RACING EXTINCTION

SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE

THE STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT

STEVE JOBS: THE MAN IN THE MACHINE

 

Documentary Features:

ALMOST THERE

BEING CANADIAN

CARTEL LAND

CHUCK NORRIS VS COMMUNISM

DRUNK STONED BRILLIANT DEAD: THE STORY OF THE NATIONAL LAMPOON

HARRY & SNOWMAN

HOT TYPE: 150 YEARS OF THE NATION

HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD

HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO

IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE

LISTEN TO ME MARLON

MAVIS!

MERU

PEGGY GUGGENHEIM – ART ADDICT

THE RUSSIAN WOODPECKER

SOME KIND OF SPARK

(T)ERROR

WELCOME TO LEITH

WESTERN

WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS
work-in-progress screening with Facing History and Ourselves

THE WOLFPACK

A WOMAN LIKE ME

 

Narrative Features:

THE DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL

EXPERIMENTER

FRANNY

GLASSLAND

JIMMY’S HALL

THE KEEPING ROOM

KRISHA

MEN GO TO BATTLE

THE OVERNIGHT

PETER AND JOHN

QUEEN OF EARTH

SHAUN THE SHEEP

TIME OUT OF MIND

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