For most of us freedom is an unalienable right, and something that we often take for granted. But for others, achieving freedom is a lifelong struggle, often marked with personal sacrifices only for some to never achieve their dream. Powerful shorts include Diwa the heartbreaking story of an immigrant looking to provide for her family, and OKSIJAN an incredibly true story depicting the flight of young, Afghan refugees.
The Woods Hole Film Festival is presented by the Woods Hole Film Festival, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation established to: organize the annual Festival; form relationships and strategic alliances with other film festivals and organizations to showcase independent film; emphasize the work of emerging and New England filmmakers; showcase the work of independent filmmakers who have a relationship to Cape Cod or whose films are relevant to or enhance the quality of life on Cape Cod and to develop and foster a creative independent film community within the Festival and on Cape Cod. The Festival also works with individuals, businesses and institutions to develop and present programs and events that further its goals.
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