The International Maritime Film Festival is pleased to bring you IMFF OFF SEASON, a series of three feature films in the lead up to this year’s festival weekend scheduled for September 28-30, 2018.
ALL FILMS WILL SCREEN AT 6PM AT THE ALAMO THEATRE IN DOWNTOWN BUCKSPORT
This series is offered for free to the community thanks to a generous grant from the Arts Expansion Fund of the Maine Community Foundation. Donations to IMFF are gratefully accepted at the door.
The story of Chilean big-wave surfer Ramón Navarro and his efforts to save the environment and the culture of his home, Punta de Lobos. Watch the trailer here (film has Spanish subtitles)
Meet Alex Rust, a farm boy turned day trader from Indiana who, at 25, abandoned his yuppie life in Chicago, bought a modest sailboat, and set out to sail around the world. Watch the trailer here. Filmmaker will be in attendance to introduce film and take audience questions.
The Pacific Island nation of Kiribati is one of the most remote places on the planet. It is one of the first countries that must confront the main existential dilemma of our time: imminent annihilation from sea-level rise. Anote’s Ark premiering in 2018 at the Sundance Film Festival. Watch the trailer here.