Midcoast Lens: CIFF Weekend

Sep 28, 2013
Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest A panel discussion on Internet privacy keeps the audience in their seats after a Camden International Film Festival screening of "Terms and Conditions May Apply" at Rockland's Strand Theatre.

The ninth annual Camden International Film Festival runs Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 26 through 29, in Camden, Rockport and Rockland.

The Camden International Film Festival box office and hub has moved to a Bay View Street storefront this year, complete with temporary graffiti. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
Bayview Street Cinema comes back to life again, if only for four days. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
Filmmaker Estephan Wagner, right, traveled from Denmark for the world premiere of his film "Last Dream" at Camden's Bayview Street Cinema. He is pictured with CIFF founder/director Ben Fowlie. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
The annual Points North Pitch at the Camden Opera House has filmmakers vying for industry support for their projects. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
Chris "Wonder" Schoeck, whose journey to becoming an old-time strongman is documented in the film "Bending Steel," does just that on the Bayview Street Cinema stage. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
CIFF volunteer Cy Scofield tries to entice attendees to "talk" to the Blabdroid, a film-footage-shooting robot, in front of the Camden Opera House. (Photo by: Dagney C. Ernest)
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Dagney C. Ernest
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Dagney has been providing Courier coverage of the local arts scene since 1985 and has helmed the multi-paper A&E section since it debuted in 2003. She has been a local performing artist, community and professional, for more than 30 years and spent a decade writing, producing and announcing on-air for several Midcoast radio stations. When not in the NewsNest, Dagney likes to be in motion.

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