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Legend: Feature Narrative Feature Documentary Short Block Special Event

Thursday
October 12

12:01 am - 11:59 pm

Film Fest Silent Auction

Discover Portsmouth Center

9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Registration & Box Office

Discover Portsmouth Center

10:00 am - 10:00 pm

New Hampshire Day & Night

The Music Hall

10:20 am - 11:50 am

NH Short Block 1

Glowworm, Family Tree, Game, Disconnect, Bisque, Back to CAMP, The Melancholy of Leftovers

The Music Hall Loft

11:30 am - 1:05 pm

An American Solo

  • NH

The Music Hall

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm

NH Short Block 2

In the Thicket – the Tony Bosco Story, Venturous Voices, Love Never Dies, Rabbits, The Oyster Revival: Restoring Our Waters

The Music Hall Loft

1:25 pm - 2:45 pm

NH Short Block 3

Graham: A Dog’s Story, Namaste: The Film, Mr. Connolly Has ALS, Winter’s Watch, No. 7 on the List

The Music Hall

1:50 pm - 3:10 pm

NH Short Block 4

Taken By Request, Texture, Between Leos, The B Movie, A Living Memorial: New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, Dr. Truscot: The Balboa Health Clinic, Kids Conspire

The Music Hall Loft

3:05 pm - 4:45 pm

Andy Wooff’s Birthday + The Heroin Effect

Andy Wooff’s Birthday, The Heroin Effect (work in progress screening)

  • Q&A

The Music Hall

3:30 pm - 4:50 pm

NH Short Block 5

Yeah, So I’ve Got This Searing Pain, Molly Mayor, Bringing Back Bodrik, Sun Valley, From Hurricane to Climate Change

The Music Hall Loft

5:10 pm - 6:40 pm

NH Short Block 6

Sunset, The Dream Still Is, Where’s The Butter, Where There is Trout, The Privates, An Allegedly Good Swimmer, I’m in Here

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

5:15 pm - 6:55 pm

404 Not Found + It’s Criminal

404 Not Found, It’s Criminal

  • Q&A

The Music Hall

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Reception

The Music Hall

7:15 pm - 7:30 pm

NH Night Welcome & Van McLeod Award

The Music Hall

7:30 pm - 9:10 pm

And Then I Go

  • NH
  • Q&A

The Music Hall

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

NH Night Welcome

The Music Hall

7:35 pm - 9:15 pm

The Mars Generation

  • NH
  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

9:45 pm - 10:00 pm

NHPTV NH Night Awards

The Music Hall

10:00 pm - 1:00 am

Anchor Line Allagash Bash After Party

Flatbread Company

Friday
October 13

12:01 am - 11:59 pm

Film Fest Silent Auction

Discover Portsmouth Center

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Mission Cycle Pop Up

The Music Hall

9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Registration & Box Office

Discover Portsmouth Center

10:30 am - 11:55 am

Lucky

The Music Hall

10:30 am - 11:45 am

Short Block 1

The Collection, The Rabbit Hunt, Mickey’s Pets, The Backseat, Don’t Think About It, Whiskey Fist

3S Artspace

10:40 am - 11:40 am

In The Waves

The Music Hall Loft

12:00 pm - 1:20 pm

Short Block 2

The Illumination, Skid, Intruder Man, Pet Monkey, Creswick, Lance Lizardi, Sketch, Love Never Dies

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

FUND YOUR FILM: REGIONAL RESOURCES AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Discover Portsmouth Center

12:05 pm - 1:35 pm

Dr. Brinks & Dr. Brinks

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

12:15 pm - 1:35 pm

The Cage Fighter

The Music Hall

1:40 pm - 3:05 pm

Short Block 3

Mr. Yellow Sweatshirt, Negative Space, Möbius, Pet Friendly, Commodity City, Meeting MacGuffin, Great Choice, Rabbits

The Music Hall Loft

1:55 pm - 3:25 pm

For Ahkeem

The Music Hall

1:55 pm - 3:20 pm

Flames

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

3:25 pm - 4:45 pm

Werewolf

The Music Hall Loft

3:40 pm - 4:40 pm

Sneak Peek: The Messenger (TV Pilot)

3S Artspace

3:45 pm - 4:50 pm

Sacred Cod

  • NH
  • Q&A

The Music Hall

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Nancy Phillips Assoc. Filmmaker & Sponsor Welcome

The District

4:55 pm - 6:15 pm

Short Block 4

The Law of Averages, The Talk: True Stories About The Birds & The Bees, Fry Day, I Like Girls, I’m in Here, Strays, Yeah, So I’ve Got This Searing Pain

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

5:05 pm - 6:35 pm

Maineland

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

5:10 pm - 6:50 pm

Marjorie Prime

The Music Hall

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Red Carpet Gala & Opening Night Ceremonies

The Music Hall

7:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Opening Night Ceremonies

The Music Hall

7:35 pm - 9:30 pm

The Florida Project

The Music Hall

7:50 pm - 9:05 pm

The Reagan Show

The Music Hall Loft

7:50 pm - 9:15 pm

Thirst Street

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

9:30 pm - 1:00 am

Copley Consulting & Natural Rocks After Party

Portsmouth Gas Light

Saturday
October 14

12:01 am - 11:59 pm

Film Fest Silent Auction

Discover Portsmouth Center

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Coffee Block

Moffatt-Ladd House

9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Registration & Box Office

Discover Portsmouth Center

10:15 am - 11:35 am

The Strange Ones

The Music Hall

10:20 am - 11:40 am

The Sensitives

The Music Hall Loft

10:30 am - 11:50 am

Short Block 5

The Phantom Menace, Commodity City, The Rabbit Hunt, The Law of Averages, Lovewatch, Mr. Yellow Sweatshirt, I Was There Too

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Manlife

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

11:55 am - 1:20 pm

Dealt

The Music Hall

12:00 pm - 1:40 pm

Sundowners

The Music Hall Loft

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Stella Artois & INHOUSE Digital Hospitality Party

Thomas Laighton

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Flatbread and the Juicery Hospitality Suite

Discover Portsmouth Center

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm

Short Block 6

And The Moon Stands Still, Strays, Möbius, You and Me and Her and Them, Don’t Think About It

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

12:20 pm - 1:40 pm

Sylvio

Moffatt-Ladd House

1:40 pm - 3:10 pm

Behind the Scenes with Michelle MacLaren & Steve Mosko

The Music Hall

1:50 pm - 3:20 pm

The Last Poker Game

3S Artspace

1:55 pm - 3:20 pm

Flames

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm

Short Block 7

Houseplants, True Blue, I Like Girls, No. 7 on the List, Mickey’s Pets, Fry Day, Pet Monkey

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

City of Ghosts

The Music Hall

3:40 pm - 5:10 pm

Dr. Brinks & Dr. Brinks

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

3:40 pm - 5:00 pm

Short Block 8

Mrs. Drake, Whiskey Fist, The Privates, The Collection, Creswick, The Backseat, Mountains

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Maineland

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

5:20 pm - 6:55 pm

Golden Exits

  • Q&A

The Music Hall

5:20 pm - 6:40 pm

Short Block 9

Pet Friendly, Great Choice, Winter’s Watch, Lance Lizardi, The Duel, Cul-De-Sac, The Talk: True Stories About The Birds & The Bees, Five Minutes

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Automatic at Sea

The Music Hall Loft

5:35 pm - 6:50 pm

The Reagan Show

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

7:00 pm - 8:40 pm

Resurrecting Hassan

3S Artspace

7:10 pm - 8:50 pm

Woodshock

  • NH
  • Q&A

The Music Hall

7:10 pm - 8:50 pm

Sollers Point

3S Artspace

7:15 pm - 8:40 pm

Lucky

The Music Hall Loft

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Annual Comedy Panel

3S Artspace

9:10 pm - 11:30 pm

The Square

The Music Hall

9:10 pm - 10:30 pm

Tormenting the Hen

  • NH
  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

10:30 pm - 1:00 am

Portsmouth Chevrolet After Party

Martingale Wharf

Sunday
October 15

12:01 am - 5:00 pm

Film Fest Silent Auction

Discover Portsmouth Center

9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Registration & Box Office

Discover Portsmouth Center

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

For Ahkeem

The Music Hall Loft

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Horizon Beverages and One Hundred Club VIP Brunch

One Hundred Club

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Short Film Insiders: Finding Big Success In Little Movies

Discover Portsmouth Center

10:45 am - 12:05 pm

The Strange Ones

3S Artspace

10:55 am - 12:05 pm

Where’s the Butter + Sacred Cod

Where’s The Butter, Sacred Cod: The Fight for a New England Tradition

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

10:55 am - 11:55 am

Family Fun Block: The Monster Lair and Pixar Shorts

The Music Hall

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Flatbread and the Juicery Hospitality Suite

Discover Portsmouth Center

12:15 pm - 1:50 pm

Frank Serpico

The Music Hall

12:20 pm - 1:45 pm

Dayveon

  • Q&A

The Music Hall Loft

12:25 pm - 1:45 pm

Short Block 10

Mountains, Cul-De-Sac, Houseplants, Skid, The Duel, Snowy Bing Bongs Across the North Star Combat Zone

  • Q&A

3S Artspace

12:25 pm - 1:50 pm

The Departure

Moffatt-Ladd House

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm

Short Block 11

The Phantom Menace, And The Moon Stands Still, True Blue, Sketch, I Was There Too, Negative Space

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

2:05 pm - 3:35 pm

Spettacolo

The Music Hall Loft

2:05 pm - 3:45 pm

And Then I Go

  • NH

3S Artspace

2:10 pm - 3:45 pm

Sweet Virginia

The Music Hall

3:40 pm - 5:10 pm

Short Block 12

Mrs. Drake, The Illumination, Meeting MacGuffin, You and Me and Her and Them, Intruder Man, Lovewatch, Where There is Trout, Five Minutes

  • Q&A

Moffatt-Ladd House

3:55 pm - 5:20 pm

Thirst Street

The Music Hall Loft

4:05 pm - 5:40 pm

Walking Out

The Music Hall

4:05 pm - 5:30 pm

PACmen

3S Artspace

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Row 34 Closing Night Reception

The Music Hall

6:00 pm - 6:40 pm

Closing Ceremonies & Awards

The Music Hall

7:00 pm - 8:40 pm

Marjorie Prime

The Music Hall

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