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February 20, 2014

Taking a second look at Marblehead festival films

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Putting films like these together for the first time, in a program where they can complement each other, is another benefit of screening films from past festivals.

It’s at work in another pair of films on this year’s program, “Beautiful” by Devyn Jaffe, another Raw Arts participant, and de Blij’s “Ode to Beauty in Imperfection.” While both films explore notions of beauty, one involves talking to a cast of strangers on Boston Common, while the second features one man’s reflections on his relationship to his grandfather.

The winter film festival is free and will begin with the presentation of this year’s Marblehead Festival of Arts logo, which was designed by Chris Small of Marblehead.

 

IF YOU GO

  • What: Marblehead Festival of Arts Winter Film Festival
  • When: Wednesday, Feb. 26. Doors open 7 p.m., first showing at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Marblehead Little Theatre, 12 School St., Marblehead
  • Information: www.marbleheadfestival.org, 781-639-ARTS (2787)

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