Announcing the 2019 McKnight Media Artist Fellows

FilmNorth is pleased to announce the four Minnesota artists selected to receive the 2019 McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists. This year’s fellows are Shelli Ainsworth of Minneapolis, Peter Bonde Becker Nelson of Northfield, Maya Washington of Plymouth, and Jake Yuzna of Minneapolis.

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FilmNorth Hosts June 8 Area Premiere of Sundance Film Festival Hit Film at Excelsior’s Art On The Lake

FilmNorth will present the regional premiere of the Sundance Film Festival hit Before You Know It Saturday, June 8 with writer/director/star Hannah Pearl Utt in attendance. The screening is a special event during the 39th annual Excelsior Art on The Lake and will be held at the Excelsior Dock Cinema, Saturday, June 8 at 7:30pm.

Every year, the Art on the Lake planning committee chooses a Nonprofit Beneficiary and Arts Group Partner, and this year that partner is FilmNorth. Click here for more details and ticket info.

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FilmNorth’s Stories 55 Film Classes for Older Adults Announced

FilmNorth has received funding from Aroha Philanthropies for a second year to offer low-cost, immersive filmmaking classes for older adults. Two classes begin in June. Click here for more info.

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