From James Brown to General Tso: 10 films to see at the Camden International Film Festival this year

The thing that festival director Ben Fowlie likes to point out about the Camden International Film Festival — the tenth edition of which kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 25 — is that it’s entirely possible the average festival-goer could end up sitting next to the maker of the film they’re watching. “It’s uncommonly intimate,” said […]

2014 American Folk Festival brings in over $100k from Bucket Brigade donations, down from previous years

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Organizers of the American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront announced on Monday afternoon that this year’s Bucket Brigade brought in $105,896 from festival-goers over the course of the three-day event, held in late August. That tally is nearly $15,000 less than the $122,000 brought in for the 2013 festival, but as organizers note, it’s […]