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OARS 16th Annual Wild & Scenic® Film Festival

16th Annual Wild & Scenic® Film Festival

OARS is excited to bring our 16th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival to Maynard.
OARS 3 Rivers is once again hosting one of the largest environmental film festivals.

Wednesday, April 17, 2023, 6–9:30 pm
(doors open at 6 pm)

Maynard Fine Arts Theatre
19 Summer St, Maynard, MA 01754

Join us on Wednesday, April 17, for an evening of humor, adventure, and inspiration.
For 15 years, we have hosted this incredible event with friends from our watershed, aiming to unite the community around local environmental issues, inspire advocacy, and provide opportunities for local involvement from people like YOU.

This year’s award-winning films are brought to you from the nation’s largest environmental film festival. The films, celebrating the theme Reel Action, share stories of love for the outdoors, activism, and an awareness of change in the natural world.


• $25: General Admission
• $20: OARS members (email OARS to confirm membership status)
• $10: OARS volunteers (OARS volunteers will be emailed a discounted ticket link)

visit oars3rivers.org to purchase tickets

Maynard Film Festival Open Call

The Maynard Short Film Festival CONTINUES!

An OPEN CALL for all Filmmakers, Directors, Local Historians!

As we look forward to celebrating 150 years as a small town we have a lot to remember and cherish.

NEXT DUE DATE: August 1st Midnight.
THEME: Maynard Centric – HISTORY FOCUS
GENRE: Documentary
SUGGESTION: Do NOT be limited. Be inspired. Everyone’s story is history. Those who like parameters, HISTORY is the aim. Focus on Maynard is a bonus. Lets see how we can all CLOSE THE SOCIAL DISTANCE.

All Festival Films must be posted on a publicly accessible platform, tag w/ #maynardfilmfest, and SEND A LINK TO: andymoerlein at gmail dot com

Interested directors please preregister by alerting andymoerlein at gmail dot com so you are kept up to date on the Maynard Short Film Festival news and plans.

Zannah Noe of Maynard has stepped up to head the next phase for the Film Festival starting August 1st. Coming from a fine art and event management background in NYC and SF, her vision is to develop  themes for a year long film series for and about Maynard. The best of the year to be showcased as a film festival event in 2021. If you are interested in helping to make this vision a reality, please email zannahnoe@gmail.com. We need volunteers to manage the various aspects of this Festival. We will build a team of talent, ambition and enthusiasm!