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Was the World’s First Film Director a Woman?
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In addition to curating a unique program of compelling productions from the world’s most interesting and entertaining filmmakers, Chesapeake Film Festival is cultivating an emphasis on topics of particular significance to the region and to our community.
The promise. The possibility. There is a special excitement that comes from the discovery of great talent at the very inception of a career.
The ardent pursuit of the delicate balance between exploitation and preservation is a hallmark of the Chesapeake Bay region.
In alignment with our area’s rich history, we spotlight and celebrate great achievements in film dimmed by the distance of time.
George Pogatsia | Actor, producer, director. Law & Order, The Sopranos, The PIzza Tapes, Family on Board.
Cid Collins Walker | Producer, Director, Designer. ARC OF LIGHT: A Portrait of Anna Campbell Bliss
Suzan Baraza | Director, Editor. Bag It, Uranium Drive-In, American Outrage, Natural Heroes
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A non-profit dedicated to elevating the cultural bounty of the Eastern Shore, we help raise visibility for local business, tourism, investment and development.
Narrative, documentary, and short films that illuminate the diversity and universality of the human condition, in uniquely intimate venues for connecting with audiences.
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With all of today’s movie viewing options, the film festival is still the only place to see great new works, discover hidden treasures, and engage with the heart of an artist.
Building on a legacy of diversity and quality, Chesapeake Film Festival’s 9th annual program will sharpen its focus on stories of particular interest and care to our region and community. Join the Discovery and share your interests!
Chesapeake Film Festival
101 Marlboro Ave, Ste 53 • Easton, MD 21601 • 410.822.3500 • email@example.com
Situated on a square that looks for all the world like the perfect film set of historic Main Street America, the 400 seat Avalon Theater features world-class acoustics and a revered art-deco style. A destination for international performers and locals alike, the cherished landmark was crowned “The Showplace of the Eastern Shore” upon its completion in 1922.
40 E. Dover Street
Easton, Maryland 21601
BWI is the largest of three major airports serving the Baltimore–Washington metropolitan area, and also the nearest to the festival at 60 miles. But Easton itself also boasts one of the busiest general aviation facilities in Maryland. Need a private plane for your film festival entourage? Check out Easton Jet Service at Easton/Newnam Field.
Easton Newnam Field
29137 Newnam Road
Easton, Maryland 21601
From waterman workboats to billionaire yachts, crab shanties to 5-star restaurants, Maryland’s Eastern Shore is among the world’s treasured destinations to those who know of it. And despite a reputation as “the Hamptons of D.C.,” the charm triumvirate of Easton, St. Michaels, and Oxford somehow maintain their relatively undiscovered feel.
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Easton, MD 21601