Thursday January 3, 2013

Entries are now being accepted for Farm Film Fest V, an annual event sponsored by the Chatham Agricultural Partnership, the Columbia Land Conservancy and the Chatham Film Club.

The event will take place on Sunday, March 17, at the historic Crandell Theatre.

The festival shows films that focus on farms, farming, and farming issues and is especially interested in films that have a local connection. Films should be from 5-20 minutes and submitted in DVD format.

The program includes films made by professional and amateur filmmakers. Students of all ages are encouraged to submit films. Selection of films for the festival is done by a panel of local filmmakers and farmers.

The deadline for submissions is March 1.

DVDs can be sent to: Farm Film Fest V, The Chatham Film Club, P.O. Box 305, Chatham, NY, 12037. Additional information is available at chathamkeepfarming.org.