Individual Show Times

Welcome fans and followers of the Maryland International Film Festival-Hagerstown. We are excited about our 5th year coming up in April 1-3, 2016. We're thrilled to be in the same locations that we've always been. For 5 years, we've been bringing the good people of this city and county the finest films from around the world.
30
Mar

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4 DAY PASS GIVES ACCESS TO ALL EVENTS INCLUDING VIP PARTY AND OPENING NIGHT FILMS

30
Mar

Equal Means Equal at Kepler Theater 7:00PM

Academy Theater - Hagerstown, MD

Equal Means Equal Movie • 1 hr 34 min • Documentary, News, History Completed Aug 2016 Equal Means Equal is a groundbreaking exploration of gender inequality in the USA featuring top women's rights activists, leaders, and survivors. A brutal ex

31
Mar

Dependent's Day Academy Theater 9:00AM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Dependent's Day 90 Min.

31
Mar

10:00AMShy Guys Short• 9min •Two strangers (2016 Tony winner Reed Birney and newcomer Blake DeLong) bring the laughs as they confront and resolve one of the most insidious scourges afflicting mankind - while standing at public urinals with their will

31
Mar

Shorts Program 10: 30am Academy Theater

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Sight Pictures • 10 minShoot Me NicelyShort• 19 min• Photographer Sean Wheeler is searching for a lucrative celebrity photo to re-launch his career. After being laid off from his dream job and losing his supermodel girlfriend his life has h

31
Mar

11:30amTracksDocumentary• 53 minIt’s 2011 and twentyfive plan to write, record then release a fresh song every two weeks of the year. twentyfive are two unknown, indie songwriters in a bare-bones studio in the industrial West of Melbourne - Australia

31
Mar

Unconditional, Crashing, Nick's Van, Laura Gets a Cat Aca. Theater 12:10PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

(12:10pm) Unconditional 14 min•Crashing Drama• Romance• 16 min•An estranged husband and wife find themselves spending one final night together to decide whether to stay together or end their marriage.CAST: Aurora Leonard -known for Limitless (2015

31
Mar

Godly Manner,Guidance,The Waste Land, Cul-De-Sac, Dead Flowers, Library 1:30 PM

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

1:30PMGodly MannerMovie• Drama• Romance• Crime• 48 min •‘A Godly Manner’ is a neo-noir film that dramatically intertwines the old and new elements of this classic genre. When morose doctor, Jacob Holloway (Steven Foote), unthinkingly falls for his my

31
Mar

1:30 Triple Divide [REDACTED]Documentary• 60 minA ‘bombshell’ documentary about the impact of fracking with exclusive interviews from oil and gas industry leaders, independent experts and impacted residents. TRIPLE DIVIDE [REDACTED] covers five years

31
Mar

Pregnant Pause, I Love NY, Dog, Death Metal,The Unwilling (ATheater) 2:20PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

(2:20PM)Pregnant Pause, UKShort • 13 min 6 sec • Comedy, Drama Pee. Wait. Panic. Steph is in a happy, long-term relationship, but now she might be pregnant she has no idea what she wants.I Love New YorkShort • 11min •In a city where everyone's got an

31
Mar

No Retreat Library 3:30 PM

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

(3:30PM)No RetreatMovie• Thriller •Drama •77min •Two college friends reunite fifteen years later in a secluded summer home, for a writers' retreat. As they attempt to write a movie together, Sean, still a carefree musician and Emily, now an uptight l

31
Mar

Opening Night VIP Party and Films

Kepler Theater - Hagerstown, MD

5:30 VIP Party with celebrity guests, hor derve's, beer and wine(cash bar), music6:45 Welcome6:50 Nora Roberts Award7:00 Short Film: Touch7:15 Frankie Keeps Talking7:28 Mendes Award7:40 Top Secret Film Announced!

01
Apr

I'm Scared Animation (5)Based on the art of contemporary pop-surrealist/street-artist Greg 'Craola' Simkins, 'I'm Scared' tells the story of young insomniac Ralf, who's kept awake by all the bumps in the night. In Seussian rhyming couplets, Ralf

01
Apr

Across the River 10:00AM Washington County Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

Across the RiverRyan is broke, with sculpture his only income and his girlfriend is starting to resent it. They’re having her parents round for dinner so he needs to get back but he’s building an elephant out of sand on the South-bank. Emma seems to

01
Apr

The Bad Job, Flip Cup, Glass Ceiling, John Lives Again Academy Theater 10:15 AM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Bad Job: USA, HagerstownShort• 30 min•A woman in her early twenties comes home to a party thrown by her boyfriend after learning the unsettling news from her doctor that she can never have children of her own.Flip Cup (12)A woman in her early twentie

01
Apr

The Open 11:25 AM Washington County Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

The Open Feature 103 min.Bombs have exploded. The war is global.Yet André and Stéphanie won’t give up: Roland Garros is their life, the reason why they live – their history. And come what may, they will organize their Open, whatever the cost. E

01
Apr

Teaching Peace: The Unorthodox Legacy of Colma(15)For more than 20 years Colman McCarthy, a self-described vegan, pacifist, and anarchist, has been teaching peace in schools across the D.C.-Metropolitan area. His subversive message and teaching style

01
Apr

Leadbeater,What Weighs Us Down,Long Time For Lovers,Academy Theater 1:00 PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Leadbeater(18) Student Film  A depressed art student and her group of millennial beatnik friends struggle to cope with repressed romantic feelings at a psychedelic birthday party gone awry.What Weighs Us Down, USA, MA Short 23 min. Josh i

01
Apr

Lotus Eyes 1:25 PM Washington County Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

Lotus Eyes

01
Apr

Other Ripken(6) Movie • 5 min 40 sec • Documentary, Comedy, Sport, Biography Completed Sep 2015Billy Ripken wrote a filthy word word on his baseball bat...and created a legacy.The Ballerina, Her Shoemaker, and His ApprenticeSet in the 1930s, a l

01
Apr

Buttercup, A Menacing Proposal, Last Call at Murrays Academy Theater April 1, 2017 3:20 PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Buttercup: USA, TX Comedy, Horror• 5 min • Sheila's new babysitter Emmie asks if there are any bedtime rituals she needs to know about. There are.A Menacing Proposal: USA Comedy• 13 min • When Maggie tells Connor they need to talk, Connor assumes she

01
Apr

One Penny 3:25PM Washington County Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

One Penny One Penny is the story of a young boy Dylan who is stripped of his privileged life and forced to live on the streets. He is taken in by a homeless man known as 'Professor' living in a homeless community Shepherd's Cove.Flash forward 10 year

01
Apr

The Dawn, State Inspection, IM'perfect BOL 3:30 PM

Bridge of Life - Hagerstown, MD

The Dawn(4)What do we find, in the dark, all alone? Forgotten memories? A past remembrance making its way out of the light? Things that attack us emerge to grasp and take hold of our identities and belongings; unknown creatures flying straight out of

01
Apr

Winston(10)Alina, eager for a promotion at work, agrees to take on what appears to be a straightforward task: Housesitting and taking care of her boss Sybil’s precious dog, Winston. But confusion sets in when Alina arrives at the home only to discove

01
Apr

The Last Thing You Need, Final Notice, Back for Good Academy Theater 5:30 PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Final Notice short The Last Thing You NeedBack for Good(74)

01
Apr

Embrace: The Documentary (90) Academy Theater 7:30PM

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Embrace: The Documentary (90)EMBRACE is told from the point of view of Taryn as she traverses the globe talking to experts, women in the street and well-known personalities about the alarming rates of body image issues that are seen in people of all

01
Apr

OMEGA STATION (19)John Lives Again(84)

02
Apr

Green Light, I Am Still Here 1:15 PM Washington County Free Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

Green Light: Republic of Korea Animation• 15 min• Josh is a young man with some problems. He's lost his warehouse job and his relationship with his ex-girlfriend Angie. His despair and depression are compounded by an addiction to opiates and the un

02
Apr

Shadow: United KingdomShort• 16 min•While creating an abstract piece art, a young girl, on the verge of a breakdown, reaches out to a young man who seems concerned about her well-being.The 30th of May: U.S. Documentary• 29 min•This film is a story of

02
Apr

#will(28), Endure(68) 1:30PM Academy Theater

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

#will(28)Endure (67)

02
Apr

Perception, MONEY 3:25 Academy Theater

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

PerceptionMovie • 18 min 47 sec • Drama Completed Sep 2016A young boy, the son of a Mexican immigrant, can draw anything from his memory to perfection. Yet he perceives the world differently and he shows this in his art. MONEYFeature • 90 min•Tw

02
Apr

The Visit, Quarries 3:20 Washington County Library

Washington County Free Library (WCFL) - Hagerstown, MD

The Visit (13), Quarries (85)

02
Apr

Welcome Home: U.S. Short • 5 min•On a New York subway, two Marine Corps veterans share an emotional moment, by reliving traumatic times while serving their country. We experience first hand the struggles of the returning veteran and connection betw

02
Apr

Bad Frank 5:30 PM Academy Theater

Academy Theater 58 E Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740 - Hagerstown, MD

Bad Frank Feature • 105 min•Frank Pierce leads a seemingly normal life, but when a disturbing past reemerges & something precious is taken from him, his mask of sanity loosens & unearths the urge to be violent once again.Tom Sizemore (Saving Pri