August 2015 NewsFlash

Artful Bear Debut Weekend & Film Fundraiser

This year's Artful Bear Debut is so big, we had to turn it into a whole weekend. Celebrate Pike County filmmakers and artists from August 14-16 as we unveil this year's artful bears and screen a special selection of films from local producers, actors, writers, and directors.

8:00PM August: Osage County
David Gropman, Production Designer & Karen Schulz Gropman, Art Director( w/ Meryl Street, Julia Roberts, Benedict Cumberbatch)

10:00am - 2pm Artful Bear Debut
Meet the Artists, their Sponsors and their Creations! ( The Community House)

1:00pm Pike County Documentaries
Dennis Lee, Writer, Director - Dingman's America -Shohola Township- Shohola Train Wreck

4:00pm Rock Story
Mandy Bruno & Rob Bogue, Actors, Writers & Producers

8:00pm The Hundred - Foot Journey
Richard C. Morais, Writer, David Gropman, Production Designer & Karen Schulz Gropman, Supervising Art Director ( Produced by Steven Spielberg & Oprah Winfrey: Starring Helen Mirren)

12:00 Noon Treeless Mountain
So Yong Kim, Director, Writer, Editor, Producer & Bradley Rust Gray, Producer

3:30pm Stealing Martin Lane
James Furino, Actor Writer, Producer

The Artful Bear Debut Weekend events are free to attend but a $10 donation per person is suggested.

All films will be screened at The Milford Theatre on 114 E Catharine St, followed by a Q&A session with filmmakers. Seating is first come, first serve (no tickets or reservation required).

The Artful Bear Debut will be held on the Milford Community House lawn at the corner of Harford and Broad St. Light refreshments will be available as well as photo ops and a meet and greet with the artists.

For information about the weekend, call the Black Bear Film Fest office at 570.409.0909 or email us at

Pike County Chamber of Commerce
at the Milford Community House
201 Broad Street - Suite #2
Milford, PA 18337

 Office Hours
Mon - Fri   8:30am to 4:30pm
Sat - Sun   9:00am to 4:00pm

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