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2:05 pm
Fri October 12, 2012

Film Festival Brings a Diverse World to the Big Screen in Arlington

Arlington Massachusetts is known for a lot of things - but you might not think of it as a go-to place for International cinema that you won’t see anywhere else.

Leather is an incredibly versatile material, but you might not think of it as a canvas for painting.

And yet, next week, the 2nd annual Arlington International Film Festival kicks off with a documentary it has named “Best of Festival," All Me: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert. It's the story of a little known artist from Georgia, who paints his memories of the segregated south of his childhood on leather. Here's a taste:

The 2nd annual Arlington International Film Festival takes place from Oct. 17-21 at the Regent Theatre in Arlington. 

Guests:

  • April Ranck Guzman, Executive Director of the Arlington International Film Festival
  • Vivian Ducat, Filmmaker, All Me: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert
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