Film Festival Draws Thousands
11th Annual Berkshire International Film Festival draws over 4,000 people and honors Bruce Dern
Nearly 4,000 people attended the 11th Annual Berkshire International Film Festival from June 2-5. Screening 75 features, documentaries, and shorts, BIFF hosted over 40 filmmakers and offered free children’s programs, Berkshire filmmakers, and parties in the BIFF in downtown Great Barrington and Pittsfield.
Film director, special effects supervisor, and inventor Douglas Trumbull, with his old friend, actor Bruce Dern, who was honored
Sheila Nevins, president of HBO documentary films, with Yo-Yo Ma and BIFF executive director Kelley Vickery
Melissa Miles, Jack Vickery, Emily Wilson, Kaitlin Vickery, Charles Smith, Will Bitsky, Adam Shelepak, and Andrew Vickery.